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Blues Announce Origin III Team

The VB NSW Blues have named their line-up for next Wednesday night's Origin III clash against the Maroons at Suncorp Stadium, including Dyldam Parramatta Eels fullback Jarryd Hayne.

NSW Blues:

Jarryd Hayne - Parramatta Eels

James McManus - Newcastle Knights

Josh Dugan - St George Illawarra Dragons

Josh Morris - Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs

Daniel Tupou - Sydney Roosters

Josh Reynolds - Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs

Trent Hodkinson - Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs

Aaron Woods - Wests Tigers

Robbie Farah - Wests Tigers

Paul Gallen - Cronulla Sutherland Sharks (c)

Ryan Hoffman - Melbourne Storm

Beau Scott - Newcastle Knights

Greg Bird - Gold Coast Titans

Interchange:

James Tamou - North Queensland Cowboys

Trent Merrin - St George Illawarra Dragons

Boyd Cordner - Sydney Roosters

Luke Lewis - Cronulla Sutherland Sharks

Earlier today, the Queensland Maroons also named their side for Game 3, including the return of halfback Cooper Cronk:

Queensland Maroons:

1. Billy Slater (Melbourne Storm)

2. Darius Boyd (Newcastle Knights)

3. Greg Inglis (South Sydney Rabbitohs)

4. Justin Hodges (Brisbane Broncos)

5. Will Chambers (Melbourne Storm)

6. Johnathan Thurston (North Queensland Cowboys)

7. Cooper Cronk (Melbourne Storm)

8. Jacob Lillyman (NZ Warriors)

9. Cameron Smith (c) (Melbourne Storm)

10. Nate Myles (Gold Coast Titans)

11. Aidan Guerra (Sydney Roosters)

12. Sam Thaiday (Brisbane Broncos)

13. Corey Parker (Brisbane Broncos)

14. Daly Cherry-Evans (Manly Sea Eagles)

15. Ben Te'o (South Sydney Rabbitohs)

16 Matt Gillett (Brisbane Broncos)

17. Dave Taylor (Gold Coast Titans)

18. Josh McGuire (Brisbane Broncos)

19. Michael Morgan* (North Queensland Cowboys)

Coach: Mal Meninga

* Will join camp after Cowboys match on Saturday, July 5.