With only a few hours to go before kick off, punters have placed Queensland Maroons as firm favourites to take out Origin I.
Lasseters Sports have similar odds with the Maroons placed at $1.65 and the Blues at $2.33.
Sportstab have Queensland at $1.65 and NSW at $2.20. However, the margin market has favoured NSW 1-12 from Qld 13+ and then Qld 1-12. There is also money flowing for the draw being quoted at $21.