State of Origin Exhibition 1987

New South Wales Origin 30 def. Queensland Origin 18

Match URL
Thursday, August 6th, 1987
Mick Stone
Veterans Memorial Stadium (Long Beach)
Official Man of the Match
Peter Sterling
  New South Wales Origin Queensland Origin
  30 18

Match Stats

Halftime Score 10 2
Scrums 10 11
Penalties 8 14

Match Scoresheet

Tries   Jonathan Docking   Tony Currie
    Andrew Ettingshausen   Gene Miles
    Cliff Lyons   Dale Shearer
    Mark McGaw    
    Michael O'Connor    
Goals   Michael O'Connor (5/8)   Dale Shearer (3/4)


Fullback 1. Jonathan Docking 1. Gary Belcher
Wing 2. Brian Johnston 2. Dale Shearer
Centre 3. Mark McGaw 3. Peter Jackson
Centre 4. Michael O'Connor 4. Gene Miles
Wing 5. Andrew Ettingshausen 5. Tony Currie
Five-Eighth 6. Cliff Lyons 6. Wally Lewis (c)
Halfback 7. Peter Sterling (c) 7. Allan Langer
Front Row 8. Phil Daley 8. Greg Dowling
Hooker 9. Royce Simmons 9. Greg Conescu
Front Row 10. Peter Tunks 10. Bryan Niebling
Second Row 11. Les Davidson 11. Trevor Gillmeister
Second Row 12. Noel Cleal 12. Paul Vautin
Lock 13. Paul Langmack 13. Bob Lindner
Bench 14. Des Hasler 14. Colin Scott
Bench 15. David Boyle 15. Ian French
Coach   Ron Willey   Wayne Bennett

Match Notes

- This match was an exhibition match played in Long Beach, California
- It is included as an official State of Origin match on RLP, due to the fact that both sides named full strength teams during the 1987 NSWRL season

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