– A ferocious opening to the Origin decider at Suncorp Stadium has seen three players leave the field for HIAs in the first three minutes.

19TH MINUTE Nathan Cleary puts in a beautiful grubber for Jarome Luai

who races through and pounces to score despite losing his footing.

– “It was poor marker play,” Andrew Johns said.

8TH MINUTE Maroons prop Josh Papalii thought he’d scored the opening try

but the Bunker ruled it out due to knock of from Jeremiah Nanai.

– There was nothing untoward in the tackle but it still sparked a melee from the pumped up sides.

– Just 90 seconds later and Queensland prop Lindsay Collins went off for an HIA.