The Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs and Des Hasler part ways, effectively immediately.
3 days ago
Paul Simpkins was today confirmed as the referee for the decider, with Hampstead relegated to the video referee?s box.
Hampstead?s performances were scrutinised extensively following the first two Origin matches, with Blues coach Phil Gould hinting he wanted a new whistle blower at a press conference immediately following the second game.
Not helping Hamstead was a poor and inconsistent performance last weekend in the match between Penrith and Parramatta at Penrith Stadium.