Stories of Origin

Stories of Origin


Since 1980, State of Origin rugby league has been a treasure trove of remarkable stories.

They involve mateship, resilience, winning against the odds. Pain, refusal to quit. Underdogs triumphing in the face of doubt. The most romantic elements of sport.

Stories of Origin features Origin greats Brad Fittler, Billy Slater, Paul Vautin, Wally Lewis, Phil Gould, Andrew Johns, Cameron Smith, Jonathan Thurston, Darren Lockyer, Paul Gallen, Ricky Stuart, Ben Ikin, Chris Close and many more. The podcast series taps into their experiences and unwraps new angles on their Origin careers.

You’ll hear some classic yarns from on the field and inside the dressing sheds. It is compulsory listening for any sports fan.

A Wide World of Sports and 9Podcasts production.

Categories: Sports & Recreation

Listen to the last episode:

Billy Slater is one of the greatest ever Queensland players, but does that ensure his success as a coach? The legendary fullback steps into the coaches box for the first time in his career on Wednesday night.  In this exclusive extended interview, Slater outlines his hopes for the series and why he wanted to take on the biggest challenge in his sporting career. Hosted by Mathew Thompson. See for privacy information.

Previous episodes

  • 9 - The Modern Maroons 
    Thu, 02 Jun 2022
  • 8 - Inside Camp Blue 
    Mon, 30 May 2022
  • 7 - The Greatest Upset 
    Sun, 29 May 2022
  • 6 - The Match Winners 
    Wed, 25 May 2022
  • 5 - The Heartbeat of the Blues 
    Sun, 22 May 2022
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