The NSW Blues have been named for the first game of the 2017 #Origin series.
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ASPLEY v BURLEIGH Suncorp Stadium, Friday July 6, 5.15pm. Referee: Gavin REYNOLDS (Nsw) A CRACKING Friday night game to start the round at Suncorp Stadium. The clash in the halves is particularly interesting. Ben Black of Burleigh has been in sensational form through the representative period, scoring two tries for Queensland Residents in a 52-28 win against NSW Residents on Wednesday. His opposite man, Brent McConnell, took the Bears to successive grand finals in 2003-04, but has been quiet in recent weeks after ongoing ankle troubles. Both are busy players and will want to dominate. Burleigh