The NSW Blues have been named for the first game of the 2017 #Origin series.
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The Brisbane Broncos have beaten the St George Illawarra Dragons 34-22 in front of 19,998 fans at ANZ Stadium this afternoon.
St George went to the break with a 16-12 lead in an see sawing half that saw the lead change on several occassions.
The second half was all Brisbane with St George scoring right on full time to add some respectability to the scoreline.
This was an important game for both sides with the Dragons looking to break back into the top eight and the Broncos looking to keep pace within the top four.
Australian test jumpers were also up for grabs with at least ten players from the seventeen man squad playing in the match this afternoon.
Broncos 34 - Dragons 22 Brisbane Broncos (Tries: Tate, Devere, Meyers, Webb, Langer, Lockyer, Berrigan. Goals: Devere 3/7) St George Dragons (Tries: Hookey x 2, Smith, Hooper. Goals: J Smith 1/2, Riddell 2/2)