More Sites
NRL Rnd 24 Bulldogs v Tigers ACL Quarter-finals Wanderers v Evergrande AFL Rnd 21 Dockers v Hawks
Search
Rapper 50 Cent taunts Mayweather onlineRapper 50 Cent taunts Mayweather online Serena stars with killer karaokeSerena stars with killer karaoke Venus Williams’ dancing karaoke showVenus Williams’ dancing karaoke show
advertisement
Most popular articles
Rafael Nadal.Guts and gloryWhy celebrate Rafael Nadal's Open pain?
Wide World of Sports TV partners
AFL Footy ShowAustralia's favourite team takes you through the week in AFL.Footy ClassifiedOur award winning panel tell it how it really is in the AFL world.NRL Footy ShowFatty and the gang bring you an entertaining look at rugby league.Wide World of SportsCatch up with Ken Sutcliffe and the team on Wide World of Sports.
O'Farrell confident Qld flag won't fly
15:58 AEST Thu Jun 14 2012

Chipper after the Blues' victory, NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell says he's confident Queensland's flag won't be flying over the Harbour Bridge come the State of Origin decider on July 4.

NSW defeated the Maroons 16-12 in a thrilling Origin II contest at Sydney's ANZ Stadium on Wednesday night.

It levelled the series at one match apiece and set up the final match in Brisbane as a nail biting finale.

Mr O'Farrell said he has made the traditional annual wager with Queensland's Premier (Campbell Newman) on the outcome of the series.

The loser is forced to fly the winner's flag in either Sydney or Brisbane.

"I'm a bit happier after last night that we won't again have to see that Queensland flag above the Harbour Bridge," he told reporters.

"The team did magnificently last night, led magnificently by (captain) Paul Gallen.

"We've climbed the mountain - we've won one - and in front of us is Everest."


You need the latest version of Flash Player.
Enjoy the most vivid content on the web
Watch video without extra features
Interact with applications on your favourite sites
Upgrade now