Tedesco hits Queensland with scary Origin warning

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Queensland, beware.

James Tedesco turned successful different sizzling show successful his last crippled earlier the State of Origin opener to pb the Roosters to triumph implicit the Sharks connected Saturday night.

Cronulla piled connected 3 consecutive tries successful the 2nd fractional to marque Tricolours mentor Trent Robinson sweat successful his Shark Park coaches' box, but the Roosters responded with back-to-back tries precocious to unafraid a 36-16 triumph.

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James Tedesco turned successful a sizzling show for the Roosters successful his last crippled earlier the State of Origin opener. (Jason McCawley/Getty Images)

Tedesco was the orchestrator of the win, carving retired 240 tally metres, 2 linebreaks, 2 effort assists and a effort of his ain to nonstop the Maroons an ominous informing up of the June 8 opener.

The 2019 Dally M medallist besides produced a gorgeous flick walk successful the 28th infinitesimal to acceptable up a Nat Butcher try.

Tedesco, who's bagged 7 tries from his past 5 games, volition again play astatine fullback and skipper New South Wales arsenic they purpose to support their 2021 bid win.

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NSW manager Brad Fittler volition sanction a 22-man squad astatine the completion of Indigenous Round connected Sunday night.


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