• Rebels lock in Maddocks on new Super deal
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    Rebels lock in Maddocks on new Super deal

    The Melbourne Rebels have locked away rising star Jack Maddocks until the end of the 2020 Super Rugby season, with the utility back signing a new deal.

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    Brumbies' Josh Mann-Rea to play on

    Despite age and injury being against him, veteran Brumbies hooker Josh Mann-Rea has declared he'll play Super Rugby next season at 38.

  • Today in History, May 24
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    Today in History, May 24

    May 24: Highlights in history on this date, famous birthdays and a thought for the day.

  • Wallabies Folau, Pocock have shared views
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    Wallabies Folau, Pocock have shared views

    Wallabies coach Michael Cheika says Israel Folau and David Pocock, who harbour different views on same-sex marriage, will be united against Ireland.

  • Cheika won't naysay Naiyaravoro's move
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    Cheika won't naysay Naiyaravoro's move

    Wallabies coach Michael Cheika says in-form winger Taqele Naiyaravoro is in the mix for an Australia recall despite his impending shift to an English club.

  • Brumbies want Super Rugby crowd boost
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    Brumbies want Super Rugby crowd boost

    The Brumbies are looking for a dramatic boost in crowd numbers for their Super Rugby match against the Sunwolves on June 3.

  • Super Rugby leaders forced into changes
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    Super Rugby leaders forced into changes

    Injury and suspension have forced the Crusaders and Hurricanes into key changes for their top-of-the-table Super Rugby clash.

  • No Genia as Rebels take on Sunwolves
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    No Genia as Rebels take on Sunwolves

    Will Genia is unavailable but Melbourne Rebels will regain four Wallabies for their Super Rugby clash with the Sunwolves at AAMI Park.

  • The big sacrifice helping McInnes deal with Origin hype
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    The big sacrifice helping McInnes deal with Origin hype

    Dragons hooker Cameron McInnes says a major sacrifice has helped him stay focused amid intense speculation he's set to make his NSW Origin debut.

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    Holland returns for Aussie sevens side

    Australian rugby seven's captain Lewis Holland is a welcome return for the London leg of the world series next month.

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    Folau doesn't want to be distraction

    Coach Michael Cheika says controversial star Israel Folau doesn't want his views to be a potential distraction for the Wallabies in the series against Ireland.

  • Folau furore 'not going to be an issue' for Wallabies
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    Folau furore 'not going to be an issue' for Wallabies

    Coach Michael Cheika says controversial star Israel Folau doesn't want his views to be a potential distraction for the Wallabies in the series against Ireland.

  • Reds coach Thorn in Cooper's side: Sopoaga
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    Reds coach Thorn in Cooper's side: Sopoaga

    All Black Lima Sopoaga is amazed Quade Cooper is playing "park footy" on a big contract but can understand the attitude of Queensland Reds coach Brad Thorn.

  • Dylan Walker 'probably deserved' punch in the face
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    Dylan Walker 'probably deserved' punch in the face

    Manly serial niggler Dylan Walker "probably deserved" the punch in the face that fractured his eye socket, according to Cronulla veteran Luke Lewis.

  • Foley sets target for Waratahs' title win
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    Foley sets target for Waratahs' title win

    Bernard Foley has revealed this Waratahs group are fuelled by the belief they have what it takes to emulate their 2014 Super Rugby championship.

  • Civoniceva the circuit breaker in crunch Fiji talks
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    Civoniceva the circuit breaker in crunch Fiji talks

    Six months after reaching the Rugby League World Cup semi-final against Australia, Fiji players were finally paid their prizemoney last week.

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    NRL talks up solid crowds, TV numbers

    The NRL says its crowd figures are up and TV ratings dropped slightly - but were better than the industry trend - for the first 10 rounds of this season.

  • Kaufusi re-signs with Storm, eyes Origin
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    Kaufusi re-signs with Storm, eyes Origin

    Melbourne back-rower Felise Kaufusi has signed a two-year contract extension with the NRL premiers as he edges closer to a Queensland call-up.

  • Gus Gould's massive Maloney Origin call
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    Gus Gould's massive Maloney Origin call

    Rugby league great Phil Gould has made a bold declaration about NSW Origin hopeful James Maloney in the lead-up to this year's series.

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    Cherry-Evans backs Walker's NRL niggle

    Manly skipper Daly Cherry-Evans would support a re-think of striking bans after Dylan Walker was wiped out for six weeks after being punched by Curtis Scott.

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    Abbott skols a beer at rugby

    Tony Abbott insists he didn't drive home after skolling beer at a weekend rugby match.

  • Banned All Blacks need uppercut: coach
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    Banned All Blacks need uppercut: coach

    All Blacks coach Steve Hansen says he has emphasised the need for discipline in his squad after two props were suspended for striking in Super Rugby.

  • Bring on three-game women's Origin: Sims
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    Bring on three-game women's Origin: Sims

    Women's representative rugby league will gain unrivalled exposure when NSW and Queensland face off in the rebadged State of Origin clash.

  • Ex-ICC officer faces court on third charge
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    Ex-ICC officer faces court on third charge

    Former Ipswich City Council chief operating officer Craig Maudsley has faced a Brisbane court on a third misconduct charge.

  • Former Ipswich council exec on new charge
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    Former Ipswich council exec on new charge

    Former Ipswich City Council chief operating officer Craig Maudsley has faced a Brisbane court on a third misconduct charge.