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'He doesn't want to play under Anthony Griffin': Dragons refuse to release young gun

‘He doesn’t want to play under Anthony Griffin’: Dragons refuse to release young gun

Young Dragons marksman Tyrell Sloan will not be released by the club “no matter what”, despite the full-back reportedly no longer wanting to play under coach Anthony Griffin. Sloan entered this season with high expectations, but played just eight games and half of those were from the 20th round onwards. The 20-year-old is unwilling to …

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The veteran Wallabies' three-year exile ended as Rennie made eight changes for the Bledisloe opener

The veteran Wallabies’ three-year exile ended as Rennie made eight changes for the Bledisloe opener

Just three months ago, Bernard Foley was cruising around Sydney Harbor inventing a new rugby concept on the water, with his international rugby career arguably dead in the water. But on Thursday, Foley will become the fourth Australian to pull on the No.10 jersey for the Wallabies this year, with the 33-year-old taking his first …

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The Panthers' minor premiership claim was met when Cleary's selection pain emerged

The Panthers’ minor premiership claim was met when Cleary’s selection pain emerged

The Panthers have confirmed they will lift the JJ Giltinan Shield in front of a sell-out crowd at BlueBet Stadium next weekend. Ivan Cleary’s side secured a minor premiership with a 26-22 victory over the high-flying Rabbitohs on Thursday night – and now the veteran coach faces a big decision regarding his squad’s fitness. The …

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'Bad on every level': Male star slams for supporting convicted co-star amid 'gang wars'

‘Bad on every level’: Male star slams for supporting convicted co-star amid ‘gang wars’

Paul Kent killed Haumole Olakau’atu and other Manly players for promoting gang violence with the support of convicted teammate Manase Faina. Olakau’atu used the try celebration against the Titans as a platform to support Fain, who was convicted of stabbing a man at a church dance using his postcode. “What’s disappointing about it and I …

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CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 31: Chris Lynn of the Heat skies a ball and is caught as he bats during the Big Bash League match between the Sydney Thunder and the Brisbane Heat at Manuka Oval, on January 31, 2021, in Canberra, Australia. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

Chris Lynn returns to the Big Bash League, signs for the UAE T20 tournament

Australian cricketer Chris Lynn has officially turned his back on the Big Bash League and signed up for the inaugural International League T20 in the United Arab Emirates. On Monday, Emirates Cricket announced that 54 international cricketers have agreed to take part in the newly developed T20 league, which will debut in January 2023. Lynn, …

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McKeone, Chalmers eye of more gold;  Historic Aussie comeback misses: Comm Games LIVE

McKeone, Chalmers eye of more gold; Historic Aussie comeback misses: Comm Games LIVE

LIVE: Emma McKeon has reached another final as Australia’s swimming sensation continues her assault on the history books on day four of the Commonwealth Games. On Day 3, McKeon broke the Commonwealth Games record with a stunning 11th career gold medal and her meet is not over yet, with more medals still up for grabs. …

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Wallabies eye massive bid for 'X-factor' Suaalia - and contract clause could trigger code switch

Wallabies eye massive bid for ‘X-factor’ Suaalia – and contract clause could trigger code switch

Rugby Australia chairman Hamish McLennan has confirmed a massive push to poach Sydney Roosters star Joseph Suaali, with the 18-year-old star regarded as a top priority for the Wallabies. Foxsports.com.au revealed a fortnight ago that Suaalii was on Rugby Australia’s ‘hit list’ of NRL players the Wallabies hope to convince to switch codes ahead of …

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Bunnies' $6m reason for Reynolds exit revealed, Storm floated as shock option for Walsh: Whispers

Bunnies’ $6m reason for Reynolds exit revealed, Storm floated as shock option for Walsh: Whispers

The Rabbitohs are set to re-sign a trio of marquee stars, securing the backbone of the club for the long haul. Meanwhile, doubts have been raised over Reece Walsh’s immediate future and a mid-season switch could be on the cards. Stream every game of every round of the 2022 NRL Telstra Premiership season live and …

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The stars are "not talking" over the "ridiculous" farce;  ugly crowd scenes can't stop worst fears: Open Wrap

The stars are “not talking” over the “ridiculous” farce; ugly crowd scenes can’t stop worst fears: Open Wrap

Cameron Young of the United States moved into the lead in the first round of the 150th British Open at St Andrews on Thursday with an 8-under-par 64, but Rory McIlroy was just two shots behind after an impressive start to his tournament bid. A claret jug. Young, a 25-year-old American, produced a flawless round …

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Rd 17 AFL Teams: Brisbane's Covid chaos amid SEVEN enforced dropouts;  Swans, Dogs losses for mini-finals

Rd 17 AFL Teams: Brisbane’s Covid chaos amid SEVEN enforced dropouts; Swans, Dogs losses for mini-finals

The Western Bulldogs have ruled out key recruit Tim O’Brien for Friday night’s crunch clash against Sydney. The Dogs are without four players, including O’Brien, but are boosted by the returns of Ed Richards, Tim English and Mitch Hannan. Sydney, meanwhile, will be without Tom Hickey due to illness, while key forward Logan McDonald is …

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"What game!"  - Maroons seals exciting excitement when the Blues in the epic refused a chance at the last breath

“What game!” – Maroons seals exciting excitement when the Blues in the epic refused a chance at the last breath

The Maroons defeated the Blues 16-10 on three attempts two in the opening Origin series, which had everything, including a controversial ending at Accor Stadium. The Maroons led 16-4 after eight minutes of play before Cameron Murray’s attempt gave the Blues a chance to claim a gold point. However, Isaah Yeo was in the last …

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'Come on, buddy, don't do this': Fyfe isn't willing to say F-word for high-flying Freo

‘Come on, buddy, don’t do this’: Fyfe isn’t willing to say F-word for high-flying Freo

Fremantle star Nat Fyfe says the club is holding the premiere talks under wraps after the victories over Melbourne and Brisbane, but admits it’s “good” to be back at the top of the charts. Fyfe has not yet played the match in 2022 after several shoulder operations, then knee injuries and back operations kept him …

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