Everyone’s favourite best-of-three series is back for another exhilarating year in rugby league! The question is, which side are you and your buddies rooting for? The defending champions Queensland Maroons and their rival New South Wales Blues are definitely not going to let their fans down in the 36th NRL State of Origin.
Whether you are a die-hard fan who never misses the live games or a fan who chooses to watch it on telly, this premier sporting event has gone beyond being domestic sporting event. Besides attracting thousands of fans to the stadiums, there are millions of television viewers who look forward to this spectacular sport every year. The state of origin is frequently cited as being the highest-level of rugby league played anywhere in the world.
This year’s best-of-three series between the Queensland (Queensland Maroons) and New South Wales (New South Wales Blues) rugby league teams is played entirely under 'state of origin' rules. It will be the fourth series to be administered by the Australian Rugby League Commission which was created in a major restructure of the sport's administration in Australia.
This series will have three games played in Sydney and Brisbane, with Games I and III to played at the ANZ Stadium, which has an 83,500 seating capacity while Game II played at the 52,500 capacity Suncorp Stadium. Now is the time to get your tickets to the games. Log on to http://tickets.nrl.com/origin for more information.
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Image Source : Queensland Maroons Versus the New South Wales Blues