The NSW Blues have been named for the first game of the 2017 #Origin series.
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Brian Noble has named a side with a few changes for his side?s second outing in the 2006 Tri-Nations series.
Martin Gleeson has been dropped for Kirk Yeaman in the only change to the backs.
Captain Jamie Peacock has been shifted to prop with Adrian Morley being shunted to the bench. Gareth Hock comes off the bench and into the backrow and Garreth Carvell has been dropped from the bench with Gareth Raynor included as the 18th man.
Jon Wilkin looks likely to get a run this week with the Lions facing off against the Kangaroos this Saturday night at Aussie Stadium, kicking off at 8pm AEST.
Great Britain: Paul Wellens, Brian Carney, Keith Senior, Kirk Yeaman, Leon Pryce, Danny McGuire, Sean Long, Stuart Fielden, Terry Newton, Jamie Peacock (c), Gareth Ellis, Gareth Hock, Sean O'Loughlin Interchange: James Roby, Adrian Morley, Lee Gilmour, Jon Wilkin, Gareth Raynor (one to be omitted).