TONIGHT was the 100th State of Origin contest and it was a classic. New Souths Wales dug in with defensive resolve to deny Queensland in a 12-8 battle in front of a 52,111 engrossed fans at Suncorp Stadium.
BRISBANE have continued their winning tradition in Sydney's South West with a tough 16-14 victory over the Wests Tigers in front of 16,511 fans at Campbelltown Sports Ground.
MANLY Sea Eagles have produced a late fightback with a stellar field goal from Daly Cherry-Evans to win a close contest 15-14 in front of 8.655 fans at Brookvale Oval tonight.
BRISBANE have re-entered the winner's circle with a bruising 22-8 victory over a gallant Gold Coast Titans side in front of 31,380 fans at Suncorp Stadium.
PARRAMATTA have put themselves on the cusp of the top eight after a scintillating attacking display out-pointing the Cronulla Sharks 42-24 in front of 12,541 fans at Parramatta Stadium.