The NSW Blues have been named for the first game of the 2017 #Origin series.
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The St.George Bank Dragons welcome the return of Lance Thompson and their Origin players for the round 12 clash against the Broncos at Suncorp Stadium on Friday night.
Thompson has not played for the Dragons for four weeks with a shoulder injury from the City-Country Origin match, while Shaun Timmins, Ben Hornby and Brent Kite have been named subject to a fitness test after tomorrow night?s Origin opener.
St George Jersey Flegg player Daniel Holdsworth, 20, who scored two tries in his NRL debut last week, has retained his spot at five-eighth, with fellow debutants from last Friday?s thumping of the Eels ? Aaron Wheatley and Bryan Norrie ? also being named on a five-man bench (one to be omitted).
NRL (Rd 12) Coach: Nathan Brown
1. Ben HORNBY 2. David HOWELL 3. Ben CREAGH 4. John CARLAW 5. Reece SIMMONDS 6. Daniel HOLDSWORTH 7. Mathew HEAD 8. Brent KITE 9. Mark RIDDELL 10. Justin POORE 11. Dean YOUNG 12. Lance THOMPSON 13. Shaun TIMMINS (c)
ONE TO BE OMITTED