The State of Origins is slated to start on 31st May 2018 with the first game being held in Brisbane at the Suncorp Stadium. For starter, the State of Origin is an Australian rugby league which is being hosted for the last 36 years, and this is the 37th year. It is a game between states i.e. Queensland and New South Wales. It is the best of 3 games that happen yearly between both the states. Since the match is an age-old ritual by now; it many followers who carefully watch and follow the game and its every action.
Broadcast and live stream
The official broadcast partners for the State of Origin are Nine Network, and you can enjoy the game at any point of time by tuning into the channels. You can also view the games online via live streaming and to go for the record; this time the much popular Facebook is streaming the games Live. So now enjoy the game while surfing online and without finding the many links here and there.
Get ready to watch State of Origin live stream free in HD quality through the NRL portal and youtube channel.
Read more on Queensland vs. New South Wales Game 1 streams here.
The main discussions that happen among fans are the line-ups decided by the teams who will play. Since 2016 nothing much has changed in the line-ups; just that the definite departs would be Paul Gallen from New South Wales and Corey Parker from Queensland. The year of 2016 was the final match for them after service for a decade to their states. It is going to be a significant gap with the two leaving their respective teams. However, the final list of team members for Game 1 will be announced a week before the match.
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Schedule of the game
The first game is scheduled for 31st May at 8.15 P.M. local time between Queensland and New South Wales at Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane. The venue remains the same for Game 3 which is also between the two teams. However, it is stated to be held on 12th July at the same time. The game two will be played at ANZ Stadium, Sydney on 21st June at 8.15 P.M.