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All fired up and ready to go. The entire 17 man Queensland squad have been declared fit and ready to, including form front rower Petero Civoniceva.
Civoniceva injured his knee in the first half of origin one, and still played in the second half as was easily the Maroons best forward. It was first feared that Civoniceva?s season would miss the rest of the series and most of the season at best. Scans however gave him an outside chance of playing in game three of the series and today after a fitness test he was confirm as fit and ready to go.
Civoniceva will be a welcome sight for Queensland fans and could prove a match winner along with fellow Bronco Shane Webcke in the front row.