Origin Talk: "I Don't Understand Why He Wasn't There"

Triple M Footy


11 June 2018

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When Billy Slater went down with injury which ruled him out of the opening Origin clash, it was almost a certain young gun Kalyn Ponga would take the throne for the Queenslanders.

And while Ponga was called into the squad just 48hours before the game, the 20-year-old would not play a part in the opening clash.

Yet, NSW Blues great Bryan Fletcher was flabbergasted as to why the Knights fullback wasn't immediately rushed into the side. 

LISTEN to Fletch's thoughts below:

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