Only something special it seemed would inspire NSW to victory in the State of Origin series opener at Suncorp Stadium last night.
The last time Jarryd Hayne played for NSW he was man of the series.
If anyone knows how Olympic champion Kyle Chalmers feels after learning a harsh lesson at the national swim titles in Brisbane, it's the man who helped deliver it - Cameron McEvoy.
It was hard to tell who was the winning captain after Australia's day-night first Test clash with Pakistan in Brisbane.
Catches win matches: it's a theory Australian captain Steve Smith has spectacularly proven time and again.
The only thing Matt Renshaw thought he would be wielding this week was a golf club.