State of Origin Game 2 player ratings: each star rated as NSW beats Queensland to keep the series alive

The Blues backs dominated Queensland in Game II, but one NSW gun covered nearly more ground than the entire Maroons backline put together.

NSW has put down a terrifying display of attacking football to send the State of Origin series to a decider at Suncorp Stadium – with Nathan Cleary in the thick of it in the 44-12 thrashing.

Cleary scored a double, set up tryouts for his teammates and kicked a perfect eight out of eight with the boot – but he wasn’t the only Blue to impress on an incredibly one-sided evening.

Five other NSW stars scored tries, while debutants — and remembered heroes — took the lead in leveling up the series in an emphatic way.

But who played the lead and who flopped? All 34 players rated below.

Have we got it right or wrong? Vote for each player below and leave your thoughts in the comments.

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