The NSW Blues have been named for the first game of the 2017 #Origin series.
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Back Rower Beau Scott will this week return from a foot injury to take on the Storm at OKI Jubilee Stadium this Saturday.
Scott will start in the back row with Sam Isemonger moving to the interchange bench. Other changes to the team from last night include Luke MacDougall returning from a cork on the wing with Wes Naiqama shifting to the centres.
Co-Captain Ben Hornby has been named a half-back with Richie Williams named as his halves partner at five-eighth.
1. Brett MORRIS 2. Josh MORRIS 3. Wes NAIQAMA 4. Matt COOPER 5. Luke MACDOUGALL 6. Richard WILLIAMS 7. Ben HORNBY (c) 8. Justin POORE 9. Tony CAINE 10. Jason RYLES (c) 11. Ashton SIMS 12. Beau SCOTT 13. Ben CREAGH
14. Adam PEEK 15. Danny WICKS 16. Dan HUNT 17. Sam ISEMONGER
Premier League v Auckland Lions 11.45am Sunday 15 April Mt Smart Stadium Coach: Steven Price
1. Jason NIGHTINGALE 2. Rota SETU 3. Keith LULIA 4. Chase STANLEY 5. Tom HEWITT 6. Reece BLAYNEY 7. Mathew HEAD 8. Charlie LEAENO 9. Brad DAVIDSON 10. Chris HOUSTON 11. Ryan POWELL (c) 12. Lagi SETU 13. Corey PAYNE
14. Matt PRIOR 15. Ricky THORBY 16. Ricardo YOUNG 18. Rhys LOVEGROVE 19. James JIMENEZ