Mildura trots: Getting state-of-origin back on track

Victorian driver Kerryn Manning will play a key role in the state-of-origin clash with South Australia on December 28 at City Oval.

Victorian driver Kerryn Manning will play a key role in the state-of-origin clash with South Australia on December 28 at City Oval.

THE only AFL game I truly look forward to for weeks these days is the grand final and this year was even more exciting with the mighty Pies playing.

That wasn’t always the case though as in the good old days most of us looked forward to state-of-origin football, especially when we played the Croweaters. 

It was a dream game with Ablett, Lockett and Dunstall starring. It brought out the best in top players.

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