It began the most enduring Queensland rivalry within the NRL but it was what happened after the game that had the most dramatic repercussions.
Cronulla will be supported by Immortals and legends when they look for success in both age groups against the Townsville Stingers on Saturday.
The launch of the NRL's Harvey Norman Women In League Round has highlighted that the number of women enjoying the game is on the rise.
The NRL has celebrated the important role women play throughout the game with a function attended by many prominent female rugby league identities.
The Cowboys injury toll is mounting on the eve of Origin after it was revealed that centre Tautau Moga is out for the season after he injured his ACL.
Gold Coast forward Ryan James is drawing inspiration from the courage of young fan Harrison Wheatley and his quest to help others.
Ahead of Women in League Round, Nate Myles's mum Janet Evans discusses the transformation her son has gone through to become the man he is today.
The Rugby League community will pay its respects following the passing of Lower Clarence Magpies player Zane Purcell with a minute's silence.
The Rabbitohs will be out to achieve something they have never done before, a win in Melbourne.
A perennial 18th man at the Warriors, Dominique Peyroux finally gets his chance in the starting side this season in place of the suspended Konrad Hurrell.