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JOHNATHAN Thurston has put an end to speculation surrounding a possible State of Origin comeback, declaring his Queensland career is over.
Thurston will sit in the coaches’ box at Suncorp Stadium tonight during what was supposed to be his final Maroons appearance as a player. A season- ending shoulder injury killed his fairytale farewell after Thurston decided earlier this year that 2017 would be his final year as a representative player.
Before he underwent shoulder surgery, Thurston said: “If I got the call from the coach I would probably consider it ( an Origin return in 2018).”
But the 37- game Maroons legend has confirmed he will not be heading down that path after coming to terms with his injury. CONTINUED: