Three newcomers named by NSW coach Laurie Daley for State of Origin clash

Last Updated: 26/05/13 10:44am

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New South Wales coach Laurie Daley brings in three newcomers

New South Wales coach Laurie Daley brings in three newcomers

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Coach Laurie Daley has named three new faces in the New South Wales team for next month's State of Origin match against Queensland.

Daley has opted for Sydney Rooster James Maloney ahead of incumbent playmaker Todd Carney.

Canberra utility back Blake Ferguson and Cronulla prop Andrew Fifita were also selected for the first time.

The Blues will be trying to win the annual best-of-three series for the first time since 2005.

The first game of three takes place in Sydney on June 5.

NSW: Jarryd Hayne, Brett Morris, Michael Jennings, Josh Morris, Blake Ferguson, James Maloney, Mitchell Pearce, Paul Gallen (c), Robbie Farah, James Tamou, Ryan Hoffman, Luke Lewis, Greg Bird

Interchange: Andrew Fifita, Kurt Gidley, Trent Merrin, Anthony Watmough

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