The NSW Blues have been named for the first game of the 2017 #Origin series.
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Kiwis coach Daniel Anderson has named his 17 for next week's test against Australia
Features of the team are Motu Tony at fullback and Nigel Vagana at five eighth.
Thomas Leuluai joins his father James as an international, named at halfback.
The players to miss out are Andrew Lomu, Paul Whatuirua, Wairangi Koopu and Tevita Latu.
The full team is Tony, Fa'afili, Anderson, Toopi, Meli, Vagana, Leuluai, Nathan and Jason Cayless, Betham, Galuvao, Puletua and Wiki.
The bench is Guttenbeil, Seuseu, Lauiti'iti and Faumuina.