Posts Tagged "Queensland Maroons"

It was an ambush that everyone knew was coming but NSW could do little to stop.

2 Have your say

Origin is supposed to be all about Queensland; their passion and their loyalty. Heading into game two, with NSW leading the series 1-0 for the first time since 2008, it’s a good time to have a look at these myths.

70 Have your say

NSW Origin skipper Paul Gallen is happy for Queensland to put a target on his head – particularly if the extra attention helps return the State of Origin shield south of the border.

0 Have your say

The 2013 State of Origin series moves to Brisbane for game two, with the Queensland Maroons hoping to be rude hosts to the New South Wales Blues.

111 Have your say

There is a lot going on in the critically acclaimed grindhouse trilogy commonly known as the State of Origin series. In the likely event your mind is dangerously disordered with the high drama of it all, refer below for guidance.

23 Have your say

When it comes to discussing State of Origin, do we tend to take our eyes of the facts?

1 Have your say

Among Brisbane Broncos fans, lock Corey Parker has just about secured legendary status. He’s something of a sneaky legend though, and to many it might sound a weird call to make.

9 Have your say

With just over a week before the crucial second Origin match, things had begun to look grim for Queensland. Then in stepped big Mal.

64 Have your say

What are they thinking? The champion Queensland Maroons were outpointed in the forwards big time in State of Origin I and they have answered their critics by replacing one of their few big men with little halfback Daly Cherry-Evans.

28 Have your say

Unless you are a massive fan of middling Aussie dramas or arty European documentaries, there’s a good chance you watched the State of Origin match last night and saw that Queensland lost.

38 Have your say

If being likened to “Dad’s Army” because their average age is just under 29 is Queensland’s biggest problem, then they’re travelling pretty well going into State of Origin I.

31 Have your say

Finally, it’s here. The build-up, the banter and the selection shocks all count for nothing come this evening, when the real action finally kicks off.

12 Have your say

26th June 2002 was a famous night for many reasons. On that fateful evening at the Olympic stadium, Queensland and New South Wales went to battle in yet another third match decider.

5 Have your say

Cooper Cronk is usually a padlocked clam when it comes to media exposure, but this week he gave us an insight in to how his finely-programmed computer brain operates when it comes to kicking critical field goals in the popular games of footy and life.

4 Have your say

The opening game of the 2013 State of Origin series kicks off tomorrow night at Stadium Australia in Homebush, with the New South Wales Blues facing off against the Queensland Maroons.

64 Have your say

I cracked a wry smile reading fellow Roarer and fellow tortured Raiders fan Eleanor Kite’s thinly-veiled take-down piece on Queenslanders yesterday.

54 Have your say

Origin is the best sporting event in the universe for a number of reasons: the rivalry, the fanatical supporters, the atmosphere at the grounds, Phil Gould.

21 Have your say

Mitchell Pearce has always had his detractors, but I have a hunch he will have a whole batch of new supporters after tomorrow night’s Origin series opener at ANZ Stadium.

19 Have your say

Nothing quite stirs up the passion within a rugby league fan like State of Origin. Emotion – and in particular, the emotion of hate – plays a large part in rugby league, especially its crown jewel of Origin.

135 Have your say

Picking any all-time greatest side is a bit like picking food for a function.

45 Have your say