State Of Origin 1985 Series

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Game 1

Queensland Origin 2 lost to New South Wales Origin 18

Match URL
Tuesday, May 28th, 1985
Kevin Roberts
Lang Park (Brisbane)
Official Man of the Match
Peter Wynn
  Queensland Origin New South Wales Origin
  2 18

Match Stats

Halftime Score 2 4
Scrums 6 12
Penalties 10 8

Match Scoresheet

Tries       Michael O'Connor (2)
Goals   Mal Meninga (1/2)   Michael O'Connor (5/6)


Fullback 1. Colin Scott 1. Garry Jack
Wing 2. John Ribot de Bresac 2. Eric Grothe
Centre 3. Mal Meninga 3. Michael O'Connor
Centre 4. Chris Close 4. Chris Mortimer
Wing 5. Dale Shearer 5. John Ferguson
Five-Eighth 6. Wally Lewis (c) 6. Brett Kenny
Halfback 7. Mark Murray 7. Steve Mortimer (c)
Lock 8. Bob Lindner 8. Wayne Pearce
Second Row 9. Paul McCabe 9. Peter Wynn
Second Row 10. Paul Vautin 10. Noel Cleal
Front Row 11. Dave Brown 11. Steve Roach
Hooker 12. Greg Conescu 12. Ben Elias
Front Row 13. Greg Dowling 13. Pat Jarvis
Bench     15. Peter Tunks
Coach   Des Morris   Terry Fearnley

Note: Forward packs are listed in reverse order.

Match Notes

- Steve Ella (NSW), Brett French and Ian French (QLD) were on the bench but did not play

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