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Sport WATCH: Valentine Holmes scores Queensland’s first try State of Origin 2018 Game 1

14:50  06 june  2018
14:50  06 june  2018 Source:   theroar.com.au

OFFICIAL: Kevin Walters confirms Queensland Maroons team for State of Origin

  OFFICIAL: Kevin Walters confirms Queensland Maroons team for State of Origin Kevin Walters didn't have many surprises here.The Maroons will be without former skipper Cameron Smith, and previous playmaker Cooper Cronk in this year's series, and have also chosen to overlook veterans Darius Boyd and Matt Scott.

Queensland won last year' s series, their 11th triumph in 12 seasons Credit: NRL State of Origin Instagram. Fittler, who scored eight tries in a 14-year Origin career, named 11 debutants in his first squad as coach.

Free 2018 State Of Origin On Your Computer, Laptop, Phone, Mac, Ipad or Any Online. Additionally, Valentine Holmes , just 22, scored a hat-trick of tries as Queensland secured another series.

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Cronulla’s Valentine Holmes has scored Queensland’s first try of Game 1 in the 2018 State of Origin series.

It was the NSW Blues who got off to a good start at the MCG on Wednesday night – although it took some time for the first points to be put on the board.

Valentine Holmes of the Maroons scores a try during Game 1 of the 2018 State of Origin series. © AAP Image Valentine Holmes of the Maroons scores a try during Game 1 of the 2018 State of Origin series. However, in a short burst James Maloney kicked a penalty goal, followed by a try from James Tedesco and conversion from Maloney to put the Blues up 8-0.

Holmes went some way to evening the ledger however he managed to break the lines and burst away to record the Maroons’ first points of the night.

Holmes then converted his own try to bring the score to 8-6 in favour of NSW.

Queensland Origin star's destination revealed .
Out-of-contract Queensland star Valentine Holmes is set to leave the Cronulla Sharks with a surprise team revealed as his destination in 2019.Speaking on the NRL Footy Show, NRL reporter Ben Dobbin said that Holmes, who is a Townsville native will look to return home due to a monster offer.

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