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    New Gold Coast chair Watt eyes staff boost

    Former Brisbane chairman Dennis Watt is eyeing a boost in staff after taking over as executive chairman of the Gold Coast NRL club.

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    RA non-payment for Super W players slammed

    Women Sport Australia has criticised the country's peak rugby union body for not paying players in the new women's XV competition.

  • Cameron Smith reigns supreme in 2017
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    Cameron Smith reigns supreme in 2017

    Cameron Smith enjoyed one of the greatest NRL seasons ever in 2017, winning the premiership, State of Origin series, World Cup, Dally M Medal and Golden Boot.

  • Bill Pulver to ride off into the sunset
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    Bill Pulver to ride off into the sunset

    Outgoing Rugby Australia chief executive Bill Pulver will take a year off to rectify his golf handicap after a tumultuous five years in the hot seat.

  • Experienced hooker Hanson leaves Rebels
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    Experienced hooker Hanson leaves Rebels

    Melbourne Rebels hooker James Hanson has left the Super Rugby club to join Gloucester in the English premiership.

  • NRL sale of Titans reportedly complete
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    NRL sale of Titans reportedly complete

    The NRL has reportedly approved the sale of Gold Coast to a consortium headed by Rebecca Frizelle and Darryl Kelly.

  • All Blacks skipper Read needs back surgery
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    All Blacks skipper Read needs back surgery

    Kieran Read will have surgery on a prolapsed lumbar disc in his back, an injury suffered at the end of the All Blacks' season.

  • Koroibete is RUPA's newcomer of the year
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    Koroibete is RUPA's newcomer of the year

    A year after playing in the NRL grand final with Melbourne Storm, code-hopping Wallabies winger Marika Koroibete has been named RUPA's newcomer of 2017.

  • Australia bidding for 2027 Rugby World Cup
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    Australia bidding for 2027 Rugby World Cup

    Australia has launched a bid to host the 2027 Rugby World Cup in a move that would bring the global showpiece down under for a third time.

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    Rebels add ex-Force Super halfback Ruru

    Former Western Force halfback Michael Ruru has been rewarded for a big 2017 with a two-year Super Rugby deal at the Melbourne Rebels.

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    RLPA calls for review of third party deals

    Amid the Manly salary cap scandal, the Rugby League Players' Association has reiterated calls for a review of third party agreements.

  • Frecklington elected Qld LNP leader
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    Frecklington elected Qld LNP leader

    Deb Frecklington has become the first woman to lead Queensland's Liberal National Party, following a party room vote.

  • Pulver 'delivered' for Australian rugby
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    Pulver 'delivered' for Australian rugby

    Outgoing Rugby Australia chief executive Bill Pulver 'really delivered' during his five-year tenure, according to chairman Cameron Clyne.

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    Scott ponders extending NRL career

    Matt Scott admits his NRL career may stretch beyond 2019 after the North Queensland co-captain missed most of this year through injury.

  • Castle named new Rugby Australia chief
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    Castle named new Rugby Australia chief

    Former Canterbury and Netball New Zealand chief executive Raelene Castle has been confirmed as the new CEO of Rugby Australia.

  • Rugby Australia hand Castle the reins
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    Rugby Australia hand Castle the reins

    Former Canterbury and Netball New Zealand chief executive Raelene Castle has been confirmed as the new CEO of Rugby Australia.

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    Waratahs and Reds to clash at SCG

    Back-rower Jack Dempsey hopes to return from a serious hamstring injury in the NSW Waratahs' Super Rugby clash with Queensland at the SCG in April.

  • Castle to be named Rugby Australia chief
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    Castle to be named Rugby Australia chief

    Former Canterbury and Netball New Zealand chief executive Raelene Castle is set to be confirmed as the CEO of Rugby Australia.

  • Rugby rises in school sports pecking order
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    Rugby rises in school sports pecking order

    Rugby is celebrating a rapid rise in junior participation rates just a couple of years after it was ranked near the bottom of the school sports pecking order.

  • Castle new Rugby Australia boss: reports
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    Castle new Rugby Australia boss: reports

    Former Canterbury and Netball New Zealand chief executive Raelene Castle is reportedly set to become the new CEO of Rugby Australia.

  • Manly to defend alleged cap breaches
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    Manly to defend alleged cap breaches

    Manly have vowed to defend themselves against allegations of NRL salary cap cheating over the last five years.

  • Quade Cooper not finished yet: Slack
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    Quade Cooper not finished yet: Slack

    Former Wallabies captain Andrew Slack believes there's still time for Queensland Reds outcast Quade Cooper to resurrect his Super Rugby and Test career.

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    Waratahs and Reds to clash at the SCG

    The NSW Waratahs and Queensland Reds will return to the SCG for the first time since 1983 to play a Super Rugby match next season.

  • Waratahs and Reds to clash at SCG
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    Waratahs and Reds to clash at SCG

    Wallabies back-rower Jack Dempsey hopes to return from a serious hamstring injury in the NSW Waratahs' Super Rugby clash with Queensland at the SCG in April.

  • Everest winnings to fund cancer research
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    Everest winnings to fund cancer research

    More than $33,000 - a cut of Everest prize money - was donated to the Mark Hughes Foundation for brain cancer research from the ATC and Australian Bloodstock.