Wednesday, 24 July 2019
State of Origin
That the Senate—
(a) notes the contribution that rugby league makes to the health and enjoyment of Australians; and
(ii) NSW coach, Mr Brad Fittler, for being the second Blues coach to win back-to-back series,
(iii) NSW captain, Mr Boyd Cordner, for leading the Blues to back-to-back series victories for the first time since 2005,
(iv) NSW fullback, Mr James Tedesco, for winning the Wally Lewis Medal for Player of Origin series,
(v) NSW halfback, Mr Mitchell Pearce and winger, Mr Blake Ferguson, for setting up the passage of play for Mr Tedesco's match winning try, and
(vi) all Blues' players, coaches and support staff.
Question agreed to.