A summary of today's news and events as published on QRL.com.au

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10.35am: XXXX "Meet the Players lunch"

We revisit the start of last week with a behind the scenes look at a special XXXX function.

10.38am: Gallery: Sydney Fan Day

The Maroons might be down 1-0 in this series, but they keep finding time for the fans, who turned out in good numbers on a chilly evening in Sydney last night. Take a look at the photos.

11.56am: Adoring fans greet Maroons

VIDEO: Wendell Sailor brings you all the excitement from the Fan Day.

12.37pm: Injury update - XXXX Maroons

At last, positive news from Camp Maroon as Queensland confirms Billy Slater is fit to play on Wednesday night! Now we just need GI and DCE to get the nod from the team's hard-working medical staff. Word from inside camp is that team physio Scott Thornton is downing 10 coffees to get him through each day.

2.37pm: Meet the junior Maroons

VIDEO: Queensland will play NSW in an Under 18 match on Wednesday night. This video will help you put a face to the names of Queensland's next generation of Origin stars. We save the best until last (or at least this player thinks so) in this video clip.

6.24pm: Gallen's view on line-up

"Gal" has his say on the Maroons' injury worries in this NRL.com piece. What do you think Queensland fans? Jump on our official Facebook or Twitter pages and have your say. #QLDER