Adelaide To Host State Of Origin 2020

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13 February 2018

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The NRL has struck a multimillion-dollar deal with the South Australian government to play a historic match at the Adelaide Oval in 2020.

A press conference is scheduled at the NRL for 10.30 where they are expected to announce more details of the deal.

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"We expect 30 per cent of the people who go to the game will come from interstate. That's going to pump $15 million into the economy," South Australia Tourism Minister Leon Bignell said. 

"We're hoping to get the middle game, which is obviously a really crucial one. That's on a Sunday. The only problem is we'll have to work with the AFL."

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