THE following players have today been selected to represent the NSW Under 16's v QLD Under 16's at SUNCORP Stadium on Wednesday 25th May 2011 prior to State of Origin One.
BOTH teams for Wednesday week's Decider...also Archer retains whistle.
NSW team named for Origin II.
FORMER Melbourne premiership star Ben Cross can move a large step closer towards a NSW Origin debut in front of Blues coach Craig Bellamy on Monday night.
AUSTRALIAN star Greg Bird has declared his desire to play five-eighth for NSW.
AUSTRALIAN five-eighth Greg Bird has called on NSW selectors to hand Kurt Gidley a starting role for the opening State of Origin clash.
HAZEM El Masri returns for the Bulldogs in Saturday night's NRL clash with Penrith to stake a last-minute claim.
BRAD Fittler has called on Braith Anasta to demand NSW selection and lead his side out of a two-game losing sequence against Canberra on Saturday.
MANLY halfback Matt Orford concedes he can do no more to convince selectors of his claims at a NSW jersey.
SYDNEY Roosters captain Craig Fitzgibbon isn't surprised Mitchell Pearce is being linked to the NSW No.7 jersey, but fears the youngster may not be ready.