Parramatta Eels winger Blake Ferguson has been named in an unchanged NSW Blues team for the Game Three 2019 Holden State of Origin Series decider at Sydney’s ANZ Stadium on Wednesday 10 July.
Eels captain and fullback Clint Gutherson has also been named in Brad Fittler’s squads, named as 18th man.
The team will gather at Bondi tonight to begin preparations to defend the Origin Shield they won last year for the first time since 2014.
NSW Blues side
NSW Blues squad
1 James Tedesco (Sydney Roosters)
2 Blake Ferguson (Parramatta Eels)
3 Tom Trbojevic (Manly Warringah Sea Eagles)
4 Jack Wighton (Canberra Raiders)
5 Josh Addo-Carr (Melbourne Storm)
6 James Maloney (Penrith Panthers)
7 Nathan Cleary (Penrith Panthers)
8 Daniel Saifiti (Newcastle Knights)
9 Damien Cook (South Sydney Rabbitohs)
10 Paul Vaughan (St George Illawarra Dragons)
11 Boyd Cordner (c) (Sydney Roosters)
12 Tyson Frizell (St George Illawarra Dragons)
13 Jake Trbojevic (Manly Warringah Sea Eagles)
14 Dale Finucane (Melbourne Storm)
15 Tariq Sims (St George Illawarra Dragons)
16 Cameron Murray (South Sydney Rabbitohs)
17 Wade Graham (Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks)
18 Clint Gutherson (Parramatta Eels)
Coach: Brad Fittler