NZ-born, Brad Thorn dreamed of playing breakaway for the All Blacks but, after coming to Australia at the age of eight, ultimately represented his adopted country as a rugby league forward. After signing with Brisbane in 1994, Thorn represented the Junior Kangaroos against Great Britain. He then turned down the opportunity to play for NZ in the 1995 World Cup because it would ruin his chance to play for Qld in State of Origin. Thorn fulfilled that goal in 1996, and after playing for state and country during Super...
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