The NSW Blues have been named for the first game of the 2017 #Origin series.
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Captain Bryan Fletcher ? a late withdrawal from the loss to Melbourne ? returns to the side, with Justin Smith going back to the bench.
Prop Paul Stringer is sidelined for the rest of the season with a shoulder injury, giving Frank Puletua the opportunity to start in coach Paul Langmack?s side.
1. Brad Watts 2. Luke MacDougall 3. Shane Rigon 4. Lee Hookey 5. Ahmad Bajouri 6. Owen Cragie 7. Jamie Russo 8. Andrew Hart 9. Jason Death 10. Frank Puletua 11. Bryan Fletcher ? 12. Luke Stuart 13. Ashley Harrison INTERCHANGE 14. Mark Minichiello 15. Justin Smith 16. Duncan MacGillivray 17. Jamie Fitzgerald