The NSW Blues have been named for the first game of the 2017 #Origin series.
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Warriors coach Tony Kemp has made a number of changes for Sunday's NRL clash with the North Queensland Cowboys.
Mark Tookey and Justin Murphy have been dropped while there is a surprise recall for centre Clinton Toopi who has recovered from injury earlier than expected..
Thomas Leuluai and Evarn Tuimavave come onto the bench.
The full side is:
Brent Webb Henry Fa'afili Vinnie Anderson Clinton Toopi Manu Vatuvei Lance Hohaia Stacey Jones Karl Te Mata Monty Betham (captain) Richard Villasanti Louis Anderson Awen Guttenbeil Wairangi Koopu.
The bench is:
Iafeta Paleaaesina Epalahame Lauaki Evarn Tuimavave Thomas Leuluai
Meanwhile, hooker Paul Dezolt has been granted an early release from his short term contract and Danny Sullivan has retired.