Origin host and Queensland tragic Karl Stefanovic has been panned by fans for failing to pronounce names properly when reading out the Queensland team for Game II.
The Queensland super fan will have wished he studied the team list pronunciations in the lead-up to the game after he made a number of glaring errors on the Channel 9 and fans flocked to Twitter to pull him up on it.
“Karl Stefanovic should never be allowed to cover another rugby league game ever again, more names wrong than right,” One fan tweeted.
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Social media users also took aim at the decision to use the Today host on the Origin coverage, as many of his gags fell flat in the pre-game buildup.
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