The NSW Blues have been named for the first game of the 2017 #Origin series.
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Willie Peters replaces the injured Shane Walker (calf) at halfback, while Souths captain Bryan Fletcher returns to the second row, displacing Justin Smith.
Frank Puletua and Shane Rigon ? who has missed the opening 15 competition rounds as a result of a ruptured left biceps ? have been included on Langmack?s six-man bench.
South Sydney Rabbitohs 1. Brad Watts 2. Nathan Merritt 3. Lee Hookey 4. Russell Richardson 5. Wise Kativerata 6. Owen Craigie 7. Willie Peters 8. Paul Stringer 9. Jason Death 10. Andrew Hart 11. Bryan Fletcher (c) 12. Luke Stuart 13. Ashley Harrison INTERCHANGE 14. Mark Minichiello 15. Justin Smith 16. Frank Puletua 17. Duncan MacGillivray 18. Jamie Fitzgerald 19. Shane Rigon