Islands of Origin series launch.

  • October 30, 2020

Islands of Origin series launch.

Maroons (TUMUA) vs Blues (PULE 6)

Train-on squads for the inaugural Rugby League Samoa Island of Origin series will be ready next week for the opening game of the series.

The new representative fixture, which will see the Upolu Maroons face the Savaii Blues in a best of three series, is the latest addition to the Rugby League Samoa domestic calendar, joining the new School of Origin series that kicked off this season.

Game 1 kicks off on November 4 at ACP Marist Stadium (5:15pm), the series will run parallel to the State of Origin series in Australia, with matches also to take place on November 11 Game 2 at Puapua, Savaii (5:15pm) and Game 3 at prestigious Apia Park on November 18.

The Origin series will replace the Fantastic Four competition which has run over the past three seasons as the Premier domestic clash on the Samoan domestic calendar.

Game 1: ACP Stadium – Entry $2

Game 2: Puapua Savaii – Entry $2

Game 3: Apia Park – Entry $5

Broadcast Live on TV1 SAMOA