2 Jun 2014

Origin returns to Melbourne

6:01 pm on 2 June 2014

State of Origin will return to the Melbourne Cricket Ground in 2015 and 2018.

The National Rugby League's decided to stage the two matches at the MCG in line with their policy of playing one game outside Sydney and Brisbane every three years.

It will be the first time Origin has been played at the MCG in 18 years.