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STATE OF ORIGIN RECORDS - updated after Game III - 2016

Game-by-Game Summaries (teams, scorers, venues, crowd figures, referees) 

State of Origin 1980-2011 series summaries
State of Origin 2012 series summary
State of Origin 2013 series summary
State of Origin 2014 series summary
State of Origin 2015 series summary
State of Origin 2016 series summary

Win/Loss Record
Played 107: Queensland 58, NSW 47, Drawn 2

Series Wins (1982-2016)*
Queensland 18, NSW 14, Drawn 2
*(1980 and 1981 one game only)

Record Crowd
91,513 at MCG on June 17, 2015
88,336 at Stadium Australia on June 9, 1999

Biggest Win (Queensland records)
52-6 at Suncorp Stadium on July 8, 2015
36-6 at Lang Park on May 23, 1989
36-6 at Suncorp Stadium on July 16, 2003
30-0 at Suncorp Stadium on June 11, 2008

Most tries in a match
3 Chris Anderson (NSW) at Lang Park, June 28, 1983
3 Kerry Boustead (Queensland) at Lang Park, May 29, 1984
3 Ryan Girdler (NSW) at Stadium Australia, June 7, 2000
3 Lote Tuqiri (Queensland) at ANZ Stadium, Brisbane, June 5, 2002
3 Matt Sing (Queensland) at Suncorp Stadium, July 16, 2003
3 Matt King (NSW) at Suncorp Stadium, July 6, 2005
3 Dane Gagai (Queensland) at Suncorp Stadium, June 22, 2016

Most man-of-the-match Awards
Wally Lewis (Queensland) - eight

Oldest players
Petero Civoniceva (Queensland) 36 years and 74 days, 2012
Allan Langer (Queensland) 35 years and 331 days, 2002
Arthur Beetson (Queensland) 35 years and 168 days, 1980†
Steve Price (Queensland) 35 years and 125 days, 2009
John Ferguson (NSW) 34 years and 348 days, 1989
Darren Lockyer (Queensland) 34 years 103 days, 2011

Youngest players
Ben Ikin (Queensland), 18 years and 83 days, 1995
Brad Fittler (NSW), 18 years and 114 days, 1990
Brett Dallas (Queensland), 18 years and 225 days, 1993
William Hopoate (NSW), 19 years and 37 days, 2011
Israel Folau (Queensland), 19 years and 47 days, 2008
Mitchell Pearce (NSW), 19 years and 86 days, 2008
Jarryd Hayne (NSW), 19 years and 97 days, 2007
Lindsay Johnston (NSW), 19 years and 107 days, 1983
Bradley Clyde (NSW), 19 years and 116 days, 1989

Most consecutive wins
Queensland, six (May 17, 1988 - June 28, 1989)

Most consecutive appearances
36 Johnathan Thurston (Queensland) - Game 1, 2005 to Game 3, 2016
24 Gary Larson (Queensland) – Game 1, 1991 to Game 3, 1998
21 Wally Lewis (Queensland) 1980 to Game 4, 1987
21 Danny Buderus (NSW) – Game 1, 2002 to Game 3, 2008
21 Petero Civoniceva (Queensland) – Game 3, 2002 to Game 2, 2009
20 Paul Harragon (NSW) – Game 1, 1992 to Game 2, 1998

Most appearances as captain: 
Wally Lewis (Queensland) 30* (includes US game)
Darren Lockyer (Queensland) 22
Cameron Smith (18)
Danny Buderus (NSW) 15
Brad Fittler (NSW) 14

Longest serving coach Queensland:
Mal Meninga 30 matches (20 wins, 10 losses)
Wayne Bennett 22 matches (11 wins, 10 losses, 1 draw)

Longest serving coach NSW

Phil Gould 24 matches (14 wins, 9 losses, 1 draw)

Lowest scoring match
Queensland 2 def NSW 0 – SFS on May 15, 1995

Most Appearances
Cameron Smith (Queensland) 39
Darren Lockyer (Queensland) 36
Johnathan Thurston (Queensland) 36
Allan Langer (Queensland) 34
Petero Civoniceva (Queensland) 33
Mal Meninga (Queensland) 32
Brad Fittler (NSW) 31
Wally Lewis (Queensland) 31
Nate Myles (Queensland) 31
Greg Inglis (Queensland) 30
Steve Price (Queensland) 28

Top Pointscorers

Johnathan Thurston (Queensland) 214
Mal Meninga (Queensland) 161
Michael O’Connor (NSW) 129
Andrew Johns (NSW) 94
Ryan Girdler (NSW) 82

Top Try Scorers
Greg Inglis (Queensland) 18
Darius Boyd (Queensland) 17
Dale Shearer (Queensland) 12
Billy Slater (Queensland) 12
Michael O’Connor (NSW) 11
Allan Langer (Queensland) 10
Darren Lockyer (Queensland) 9

Most Man of the Match Awards

Wally Lewis (Queensland) – eight
Cameron Smith (Queensland) – six
Jonathan Thurston (Queensland) – five 

MAROONS' COACHES

WALTERS Kevin: Matches 3 (2016 -)

MENINGA Mal: Matches 30 (2006-2015). Record: Won 20, lost 10. Series wins: 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015

HAGAN Michael: Matches 6 (2004-2005). Record: Won 2, lost 4. Series wins: nil.

BENNETT Wayne: Matches 22 (1986-88, 1998, 2001-03). Record: Won 11, lost 10, drew 1. Series wins: 1987, 1988, 1998, 2001.

MURRAY Mark: Matches 6 (1999-2000). Record: Won 1, lost 4, drew 1. Series wins: nil.

VAUTIN Paul: Matches 9 (1995-97). Record: Won 4, lost 5. Series wins: 1995.

LEWIS Wally: Matches 6 (1993-94). Record: Won 2, lost 4. Series wins: nil.

LOWE Graham: Matches 6 (1991-92). Record: Won 3, lost 3. Series wins: 1991.

MORRIS Des: Matches 3 (1985). Record: Won 1, lost 2. Series wins: nil.

BEETSON Arthur: Matches 16 (1981-1984, 1989-1990). Record: Won 11, lost 5. Series wins: 1982, 1983, 1984, 1989.

McDONALD John: Matches 1 (1980). Record: Won 1, lost 0. Series wins: nil.

QUEENSLAND ORIGIN PLAYER NUMBERS

1. Arthur Beetson
2. Colin Scott
3. Kerry Boustead
4. Mal Meninga
5. Chris Close
6. Brad Backer
7. Allan Smith
8. Greg Oliphant
9. Wally Lewis
10. Rod Reddy
11. Rohan Hancock
12. John Lang
13. Rod Morris
14. Norm Carr
15. Bruce Astill
16. Mitch Brennan
17. Ross Henrick
18. Chris Phelan
19. Paul McCabe
20. Paul Khan
21. Greg Conescu
22. Mark Murray
23. John Ribot
24. Paul Vautin
25. Bruce Walker
26. John Dowling
27. Bob Kellaway
28. Gene Miles
29. Graham Quinn
30. Greg Holben
31. Tony Currie
32. Steve Stacey
33. Dave Brown
34. Bryan Niebling
35. Darryl Brohman
36. Brad Tessman
37. Brett French
38. Wally Fullerton Smith
39. Terry Butler
40. Gavin Jones
41. Greg Dowling
42. Bob Lindner
43. Dale Shearer
44. Peter Jackson
45. Ian French
46. Cavill Heugh
47. Gary Belcher
48. Les Kiss
49. Grant Rix
50. Allan Langer
51. Trevor Gillmeister
52. Martin Bella
53. Gary Smith
54. Alan McIndoe
55. Joe Kilroy
56. Sam Backo
57. Scott Tronc
58. Michael Hancock
59. Dan Stains
60. Kerrod Walters
61. Michael Hagan
62. Gary Coyne
63. Kevin Walters
64. Mark Coyne
65. Andrew Gee
66. Willie Carne
67. Steve Jackson
68. Paul Hauff
69. Mike McLean
70. Gary Larson
71. Steve Renouf
72. Gavin Allen
73. Steve Walters
74. Adrian Brunker
75. Billy Moore
76. Darren Smith
77. Mark Hohn
78. Julian O’Neill
79. Brett Dallas
80. Darren Fritz
81. Adrian Vowles
82. Gorden Tallis
83. Robbie O’Davis
84. Danny Moore
85. Matt Sing
86. Adrian Lam
87. Tony Hearn
88. Wayne Bartrim
89. Ben Ikin
90. Terry Cook
91. Craig Teevan
92. Jason Smith
93. Wendell Sailor
94. Brad Thorn
95. Alan Cann
96. Craig Greenhill
97. Owen Cunningham
98. Craig Smith
99. Jamie Goddard
100. Neil Tierney
101. Jeremy Schloss
102. Stuart Kelly
103. Clinton O’Brien
104. Darren Lockyer
105. Shane Webcke
106. Jason Hetherington
107. Peter Ryan
108. Steven Price
109. Martin Lang
110. Tonie Carroll
111. Mat Rogers
112. Chris McKenna
113. Paul Green
114. Russell Bawden
115. Paul Bowman
116. Lote Tuqiri
117. Daniel Wagon
118. John Doyle
119. John Buttigieg
120. Petero Civoniceva
121. Kevin Campion
122. Chris Walker
123. Chris Beattie
124. Carl Webb
125. Bradley Meyers
126. Nathan Fien
127. Dane Carlaw
128. Clinton Schifcofske
129. Shaun Berrigan
130. Justin Hodges
131. PJ Marsh
132. Travis Norton
133. Chris Flannery
134. Brent Tate
135. Shannon Hegarty
136. Michael Crocker
137. Scott Sattler
138. Matt Bowen
139. Josh Hannay
140. Cameron Smith
141. Rhys Wesser
142. Billy Slater
143. Scott Prince
144. Ben Ross
145. Willie Tonga
146. Corey Parker
147. Ty Williams
148. Johnathan Thurston
149. Casey McGuire
150. Danny Nutley
151. Ashley Harrison
152. Greg Inglis
153. Steven Bell
154. David Stagg
155. Matthew Scott
156. Dallas Johnson
157. Sam Thaiday
158. Nate Myles
159. Karmichael Hunt
160. Adam Mogg
161. Jacob Lillyman
162. Neville Costigan
163. Antonio Kaufusi
164. Israel Folau
165. Ben Hannant
166. Darius Boyd
167. David Shillington
168. Cooper Cronk
169. David Taylor
170. Matt Ballin
171. Dane Nielsen
172. Jharal Yow Yeh
173. Matt Gillett
174. Ben Te'o
175. Chris McQueen
176. Daly Cherry-Evans
177. Josh Papalii
178. Aidan Guerra
179. Will Chambers
180. Josh McGuire
181. Michael Morgan
182. Dane Gagai
183. Corey Oates
184. Justin O'Neill
185. Gavin Cooper