Official squads and team lists for Game Two of the 2022 Ampol State of Origin series.
Fullback for Blues is number 1 James TedescoFullback for Maroons is number 1 Kalyn Ponga
Winger for Blues is number 2 Brian To'oWinger for Maroons is number 2 Selwyn Cobbo
Centre for Blues is number 3 Matt BurtonCentre for Maroons is number 3 Valentine Holmes
Centre for Blues is number 4 Stephen CrichtonCentre for Maroons is number 4 Dane Gagai
Winger for Blues is number 5 Daniel TupouWinger for Maroons is number 5 Murray Taulagi
Five-Eighth for Blues is number 6 Jarome LuaiFive-Eighth for Maroons is number 6 Cameron Munster
Halfback for Blues is number 7 Nathan ClearyHalfback for Maroons is number 7 Daly Cherry-Evans
Prop for Blues is number 8 Payne HaasProp for Maroons is number 8 Lindsay Collins
Hooker for Blues is number 9 Apisai KoroisauHooker for Maroons is number 9 Ben Hunt
Prop for Blues is number 10 Jake TrbojevicProp for Maroons is number 10 Josh Papalii
2nd Row for Blues is number 11 Cameron Murray2nd Row for Maroons is number 11 Kurt Capewell
2nd Row for Blues is number 12 Liam Martin2nd Row for Maroons is number 12 Felise Kaufusi
Lock for Blues is number 13 Isaah YeoLock for Maroons is number 13 Tino Fa'asuamaleaui
Interchange for Blues is number 14 Damien CookInterchange for Maroons is number 14 Harry Grant
Interchange for Blues is number 15 Angus CrichtonInterchange for Maroons is number 15 Jai Arrow
Interchange for Blues is number 16 Junior PauloInterchange for Maroons is number 16 Patrick Carrigan
Interchange for Blues is number 17 Siosifa TalakaiInterchange for Maroons is number 17 Jeremiah Nanai
Replacement for Blues is number 18 Nicholas HynesReplacement for Maroons is number 18 Tom Dearden
- Referee: Ashley Klein
- Touch Judge: Dave Munro
- Touch Judge: Phil Henderson
- Senior Review Official: Grant Atkins
Official Team Lists
New South Wales
Mass changes for the Blues with Matt Burton, Stephen Crichton, Apisai Koroisau, Jake Trbojevic and Cameron Murray all called into the starting side.
Burton's inclusion comes at the expense of Jack Wighton, who was ruled out under covid protocols, while Damien Cook will drop back to the bench with Koroisau named in the number nine jersey.
With Tariq Sims, Reagan Campbell-Gillard and Ryan Matterson all not selected for Game Two, Trbojevic will start at prop alongside Payne Haas, while Roosters forward Angus Crichton returns to the squad and has been named on the bench.
Powerhouse Siosifa Talakai will become the fifth debutant for the Blues this series after he was also named on the interchange list, with Cronulla teammate Nicho Hynes listed as 18th Man as he was for Game One.
With Origin I squad members Xavier Coates, Reuben Cotter and Hamiso Tabuai-Fidow all unavailable for selection due to injury, coach Billy Slater has called Corey Oates, Beau Fermor and Reece Walsh into the squad as reserves.
Murray Taulagi will move into the starting side to replace Coates, while Lindsay Collins starts at prop as Reuben Cotter's replacement.
After missing out on selection for Game One, Rabbitohs forward Jai Arrow returns to the side on the bench where he joins Patrick Carrigan, Jeremiah Nanai and Harry Grant, with Ben Hunt listed once again to start at hooker.
Cowboys halfback Tom Dearden is the 18th Man, as he was for the series opener.
Match: Blues v Maroons
Game 2 -
Venue: Optus Stadium, Perth
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