Dane Gagai's involvement within the Maroons set-up this year has the Newcastle Knights centre feeling confident ahead of his Holden State of Origin debut.
All rugby league fans can purchase tickets to the 2015 NRL Telstra Premiership Grand Final from 10am today.
He says he's inspired by a family that has made the most of limited rugby league talent but towering Bulldogs back-rower Shaun Lane is already making an impact.
In the Bulldogs' return to Belmore the fans repaid them by selling out the match and the players repaid them in turn with a powerful 80-minute performance.
NSW will take a wait-and-see approach with injured hooker Robbie Farah, whose fractured hand will be assessed by Blues medical staff.
A three-try blitz in the opening 15 minutes has helped the Bulldogs to a comfortable win over the Melbourne Storm at a sold-out Belmore Sports Ground.
All 16 official team lists for Round 16 of the 2015 NRL Telstra Premiership season.
Patrice Siolo is balancing two rugby league careers, playing for Newtown and working at Rugby League Central
NSWRL is putting a strong emphasis on schoolwork during their Junior Representative State of Origin Camps.
Queensland have named Cooper Cronk but dropped Daly Cherry-Evans for the Holden State of Origin decider at Suncorp Stadium on July 8.