QUEENSLAND great Darren Lockyer expects rookie Kalyn Ponga to prove his mettle despite predicting the 20-year-old will be targeted in defence in State of Origin II in Sydney.
Robbie Farah has revealed a text message from Benji Marshall reunited the pair, enabling them to share NRL career finales at Wests Tigers.
ROBBIE Farah has had his first training session with the Wests Tigers.
QUEENSLAND have a glaring weakness that will hurt their chances of beating the Blues in Origin II and it is their attack, according to Michael Ennis.
FORGET about aggression and physicality, Maroons hard man Josh McGuire says Queensland must win the battle between the ears to be any chance of levelling the series on Sunday.
Kiwis enforcer Jared Waerea-Hargreaves has not put any extra pressure on himself to lead from the front against England in Denver.