QLD Team State of Origin Game 2

Queensland Rugby League is pleased to announce the Queensland Maroons team for Game Three of the Ampol State of Origin series.

Kalyn Ponga makes his return from injury at fullback after missing the opening two games of the series, while exciting North Queensland Cowboys speedster Hamiso Tabuai-Fidow will debut at centre.

In other additions following Game Two, AJ Brimson makes his Origin return and Kurt Mann and Thomas Flegler will enter Camp Maroon for the first time as part of the extended squad.

Queensland Maroons         

  1. Kalyn Ponga (Newcastle Knights)
  2. Valentine Holmes (North Queensland Cowboys)
  3. Dane Gagai (South Sydney Rabbitohs)
  4. Hamiso Tabuai-Fidow (North Queensland Cowboys)
  5. Xavier Coates (Brisbane Broncos)
  6. Cameron Munster (Melbourne Storm)
  7. Daly Cherry-Evans (Manly Sea Eagles)
  8. Christian Welch (Melbourne Storm)
  9. Ben Hunt (St George Illawarra Dragons)
  10. Josh Papalii (Canberra Raiders)
  11. Kurt Capewell (Penrith Panthers)
  12. Felise Kaufusi (Melbourne Storm)
  13. Jai Arrow (South Sydney Rabbitohs)
  14. AJ Brimson (Gold Coast Titans)
  15. Tino Fa’asuamaleaui (Gold Coast Titans)
  16. Moeaki Fotuaika (Gold Coast Titans)
  17. David Fifita (Gold Coast Titans)
  18. Francis Molo (North Queensland Cowboys)
  19. Kurt Mann (Newcastle Knights)
  20. Thomas Flegler (Brisbane Broncos)

Coach: Paul Green