MAROONS hooker Cameron Smith has been ruled out of the opening match of the 2010 State of Origin series.
JUSTIN Hodges facing suspension, Carl Webb expects to be dropped, Mark Gasnier 'available'...
TEAM line ups and pre-match wrap for State of Origin I.
PREMIERSHIP-WINNING Melbourne Storm coach Craig Bellamy has been named NSW coach for next year's State of Origin series.
BULLDOGS winger Hazem El Masri has been called into the NSW State of Origin squad as cover for Jamie Lyon, who continues to struggle with a hamstring injury.
BAILEY sends scare through Blues camp; dry conditions set for tomorrow night.
STEWART called in to cover; Carlaw 18th Maroon; Thaiday does an ankle.
BULLDOGS forward Reni Maitua has been called into the New South Wales Origin squad as 18th man for Wednesday night's Origin clash.
SUSPENSIONS, injuries and praise from last night's game.
BRISBANE forward Dane Carlaw has joined the Queensland team as it's 18th man ahead of tonight's rugby league State of Origin series opener at Brisbane's Suncorp Stadium.