Our thanks to Andrew Ferguson for his 2014 piece recounting the story of Edward Larkin, who among ot...
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After the roller coaster ride that was Game One of this years Origin series, if anyone had looked into their crystal ball and told us that Joey Johns was to lead us to victory with a supreme performance in Game Two to set up a decider, I would have told them to get some Big Kev and give that crystal ball a decent polish! However the hype and brilliance of State of Origin once again delivered, and we now see the Blues travel back into Maroon territory to try and wrap up the series after losing the first game, a feat few teams have been able to accomplish.
Will TBA(oops Tonie Carroll) be on a one man mission to stop Joey Johns? Will Danny Buderus be effective hopping out of dummy half? And will Ricky Stuart do that same annoying jump on the sideline Gus Gould did a few years back if the Blues win? If you are in Melbourne and want to find out the answer to these questions and more......the following information is for you.
Crown Casino will once again be showing the game live on the big screen in the Sports Bar downstairs starting at 7:30pm Wednesday 6th July. The last 2 games have provided an excellent atmosphere to watch the game with plenty of ex-pats and born and bred Melburnians enjoying all the action. Get along to Crown for all the Origin action LIVE with the kick off at 8pm.