The most potent foursome in State of Origin history has gifted Queensland fans one final, stunning encore. Pat Welsh reports
The Blues let a golden opportunity slip after dominating the first half, they lost Origin II - 18 to 16.
British and Irish Lions centre Ben Te'o says he is happy to have taken his opportunity and is looking forward to facing the All Blacks.
British and Irish Lions centre Jonathan Davies says that he is comfortable playing alongside Ben Te'o.
Daria Gavrilova is on the verge of breaking into the top 20 in the world tennis rankings after reaching the quarter-finals in Birmingham.
Lions centre Ben Te'o says he is relishing coming up against Sonny Bill Williams in the first test against the All Blacks.
Socceroos boss Ange Postecoglou has hinted at changes to his starting line-up for the Confederations Cup clash against Cameroon.
Round 14 in the AFL begins with the ladder leading Crows hosting Hawthorn in Adelaide.
The injury toll from Origin II is already huge with a host of players to miss this weekend's NRL games.
The Blues faded in the second half of Origin II and according to some of the big names they played "dumb football" in the final minutes.