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WA Today
The WA sporting stars selected to carry the Commonwealth Games batoncarry the Commonwealth Games baton through Scarborough. Kennedy Cherrington Ch
WA Today / Posted 14 hours ago
carry the Commonwealth Games baton through Scarborough. Kennedy Cherrington Cherrington plays rugby union for the women's Western Force team and recently competed and won gold in the rugby sevens competition at the Youth Commonwealth Games in the... Read more
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The Age
The WA sporting stars selected to carry the Commonwealth Games batoncarry the Commonwealth Games baton through Scarborough. Kennedy Cherrington Ch
The Age / Posted 14 hours ago
carry the Commonwealth Games baton through Scarborough. Kennedy Cherrington Cherrington plays rugby union for the women's Western Force team and recently competed and won gold in the rugby sevens competition at the Youth Commonwealth Games in the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The WA sporting stars selected to carry the Commonwealth Games batoncarry the Commonwealth Games baton through Scarborough. Kennedy Cherrington Ch
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
carry the Commonwealth Games baton through Scarborough. Kennedy Cherrington Cherrington plays rugby union for the women's Western Force team and recently competed and won gold in the rugby sevens competition at the Youth Commonwealth Games in the... Read more
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The North West Star
Pulver hits back at latest senate inquiry claimsBill Pulver has rubbished the allegations raised in Monday night's senate inqui
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
Bill Pulver has rubbished the allegations raised in Monday night's senate inquiry into the Western Force's axing. Outgoing ARU chief Bill Pulver has hit back at allegations raised in Monday night's final senate inquiry hearing, which suggested... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australian Rugby Union boss Bill Pulver hits back at latest senate inquiry claimsof dollars of grant money into non-rugby interests. It was ARU chairman Camero
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
of dollars of grant money into non-rugby interests. It was ARU chairman Cameron Clyne's turn to defend the culling of the Western Force when he faced questions in Canberra from senator Linda Reynolds, who alleged up to $6 million of Rebels funding... Read more
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The Age
Australian Rugby Union boss Bill Pulver hits back at latest senate inquiry claimsof dollars of grant money into non-rugby interests. It was ARU chairman Camero
The Age / Posted yesterday
of dollars of grant money into non-rugby interests. It was ARU chairman Cameron Clyne's turn to defend the culling of the Western Force when he faced questions in Canberra from senator Linda Reynolds, who alleged up to $6 million of Rebels funding... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Wallaby Ioane calls time at Crusadersmoving to Australia as a child — has played for the Wallabies 35 times. He has
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
moving to Australia as a child — has played for the Wallabies 35 times. He has previously played for Australian outfits Western Force and Queensland Reds, as well as Paris-based Top 14 side Stade Francais. Crusaders boss Scott Robertson thanked... Read more
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News.com.au
Ex-Wallaby Ioane calls time at Crusadersmoving to Australia as a child — has played for the Wallabies 35 times. He has
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
moving to Australia as a child — has played for the Wallabies 35 times. He has previously played for Australian outfits Western Force and Queensland Reds, as well as Paris-based Top 14 side Stade Francais. Crusaders boss Scott Robertson thanked... Read more
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The Age
ACT Brumbies scrum coach Dan Palmer brought into Wallabies camp on Gold Coast he is Cheika's No.1 pick. Cheika said last week he had spoken with Palmer, for
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
he is Cheika's No.1 pick. Cheika said last week he had spoken with Palmer, former Queensland Reds coach Nick Stiles and Western Force forwards mentor Joe Barakat about filling Ledesma's shoes. "Dan's got state commitments," Cheika said. "I'd be... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
ACT Brumbies scrum coach Dan Palmer brought into Wallabies camp on Gold Coast he is Cheika's No.1 pick. Cheika said last week he had spoken with Palmer, for
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
he is Cheika's No.1 pick. Cheika said last week he had spoken with Palmer, former Queensland Reds coach Nick Stiles and Western Force forwards mentor Joe Barakat about filling Ledesma's shoes. "Dan's got state commitments," Cheika said. "I'd be... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Key to ending seven years of Bledis-woeof a year that has yielded just four wins from nine Tests and seen the code plu
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
of a year that has yielded just four wins from nine Tests and seen the code plunged into crisis over the axing of the Western Force. If Michael Cheika’s team can orchestrate a rare victory here, Mitchell says it can “invigorate the side and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Key to ending seven years of Bledis-woeof a year that has yielded just four wins from nine Tests and seen the code plu
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
of a year that has yielded just four wins from nine Tests and seen the code plunged into crisis over the axing of the Western Force. If Michael Cheika’s team can orchestrate a rare victory here, Mitchell says it can “invigorate the side and... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
A tough assignmentknew better than anyone knew how tough a test it was going to be, playing along
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
knew better than anyone knew how tough a test it was going to be, playing alongside most of the Spirit side with the Western Force. All of the backline featured regularly for the Force as did several of the forwards. “It was pretty funny.... Read more
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News.com.au
Key to ending seven years of Bledis-woeof a year that has yielded just four wins from nine Tests and seen the code plu
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
of a year that has yielded just four wins from nine Tests and seen the code plunged into crisis over the axing of the Western Force. If Michael Cheika’s team can orchestrate a rare victory here, Mitchell says it can “invigorate the side and... Read more
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Canberra Times
Michael Cheika contacts Dan Palmer, Nick Stiles and Joe Barakat as potential Mario Ledesma replacementsMichael Cheika has spoken to ACT Brumbies scrum guru Dan Palmer, dumped Queensl
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
Michael Cheika has spoken to ACT Brumbies scrum guru Dan Palmer, dumped Queensland Reds coach Nick Stiles and Western Force forwards coach Joe Barakat about being potential replacements for outgoing Wallabies assistant Mario Ledesma. Immediately... Read more
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Canberra Times
Bledisloe Cup: Karmichael Hunt will have to prove himself for game three, says Michael Cheika and Korczyk, Cheika has brought in Queensland Reds centre Duncan Paia'aua, ACT
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
and Korczyk, Cheika has brought in Queensland Reds centre Duncan Paia'aua, ACT Brumbies rookie hooker Folau Faingaa and Western Force prop Jermaine Ainsley as development players. On last year's spring tour, Andrew Kellaway, Jack Dempsey,... Read more
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Canberra Times
ACT Brumbies recruit Folau Faingaa called into Wallabies Bledisloe Cup squadOakman-Hunt 20. Angus Allen 21. Ryan Lonergan 22. Mack Hansen 23. Lausii Taliau
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
Oakman-Hunt 20. Angus Allen 21. Ryan Lonergan 22. Mack Hansen 23. Lausii Taliauli. WALLABIES SQUAD Jermaine Ainsley*, Western Force Allan Alaalatoa, 16 Tests, Brumbies Rory Arnold, 15 Tests, Brumbies Adam Coleman, 15 Tests, Western... Read more
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The Age
ACT Brumbies recruit Folau Faingaa called into Wallabies Bledisloe Cup squadOakman-Hunt 20. Angus Allen 21. Ryan Lonergan 22. Mack Hansen 23. Lausii Taliau
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
Oakman-Hunt 20. Angus Allen 21. Ryan Lonergan 22. Mack Hansen 23. Lausii Taliauli. WALLABIES SQUAD Jermaine Ainsley*, Western Force Allan Alaalatoa, 16 Tests, Brumbies Rory Arnold, 15 Tests, Brumbies Adam Coleman, 15 Tests, Western... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
ACT Brumbies recruit Folau Faingaa called into Wallabies Bledisloe Cup squadOakman-Hunt 20. Angus Allen 21. Ryan Lonergan 22. Mack Hansen 23. Lausii Taliau
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Oakman-Hunt 20. Angus Allen 21. Ryan Lonergan 22. Mack Hansen 23. Lausii Taliauli. WALLABIES SQUAD Jermaine Ainsley*, Western Force Allan Alaalatoa, 16 Tests, Brumbies Rory Arnold, 15 Tests, Brumbies Adam Coleman, 15 Tests, Western... Read more
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The Age
Bledisloe Cup: Karmichael Hunt will have to prove himself for game three, says Michael Cheika and Korczyk, Cheika has brought in Queensland Reds centre Duncan Paia'aua, ACT
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
and Korczyk, Cheika has brought in Queensland Reds centre Duncan Paia'aua, ACT Brumbies rookie hooker Folau Faingaa and Western Force prop Jermaine Ainsley as development players. On last year's spring tour, Andrew Kellaway, Jack Dempsey,... Read more
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The Age
Michael Cheika contacts Dan Palmer, Nick Stiles and Joe Barakat as potential Mario Ledesma replacementsMichael Cheika has spoken to ACT Brumbies scrum guru Dan Palmer, dumped Queensl
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
Michael Cheika has spoken to ACT Brumbies scrum guru Dan Palmer, dumped Queensland Reds coach Nick Stiles and Western Force forwards coach Joe Barakat about being potential replacements for outgoing Wallabies assistant Mario Ledesma. Immediately... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Michael Cheika contacts Dan Palmer, Nick Stiles and Joe Barakat as potential Mario Ledesma replacementsMichael Cheika has spoken to ACT Brumbies scrum guru Dan Palmer, dumped Queensl
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Michael Cheika has spoken to ACT Brumbies scrum guru Dan Palmer, dumped Queensland Reds coach Nick Stiles and Western Force forwards coach Joe Barakat about being potential replacements for outgoing Wallabies assistant Mario Ledesma. Immediately... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Bledisloe Cup: Karmichael Hunt will have to prove himself for game three, says Michael Cheika and Korczyk, Cheika has brought in Queensland Reds centre Duncan Paia'aua, ACT
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
and Korczyk, Cheika has brought in Queensland Reds centre Duncan Paia'aua, ACT Brumbies rookie hooker Folau Faingaa and Western Force prop Jermaine Ainsley as development players. On last year's spring tour, Andrew Kellaway, Jack Dempsey,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Brumbies fullback Tom Banks bolts into Wallabies spring tour contentionplaying for us here." Quade Cooper will captain the Barbarians side while Brum
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
playing for us here." Quade Cooper will captain the Barbarians side while Brumbies recruit Isi Naisarani and former Western Force captain Matt Hodgson will also play. Giant lock Richie Arnold could be set for a confusing showdown with his... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Potgieter named in BaaBaas squadcomps in New Zealand and South Africa still underway, the Barbarians squad has
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
comps in New Zealand and South Africa still underway, the Barbarians squad has a very Australian flavour, with eight ex-Western Force players, several fringe Wallabies candidates and captain Quade Cooper. As previously reported, the squad also... Read more
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The North West Star
Banks bolts into Wallabies contention after Baabaas call upplaying for us here." Quade Cooper will captain the Barbarians side while Brum
The North West Star / Posted 6 days ago
playing for us here." Quade Cooper will captain the Barbarians side while Brumbies recruit Isi Naisarani and former Western Force captain Matt Hodgson will also play. Giant lock Richie Arnold could be set for a confusing showdown with his... Read more
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Canberra Times
Alan Jones names seven Wallaby representatives and Jacques Potgieter in Barbarians squadto Grand Slam glory in 1984, named a 24-man squad on Friday at a press conferen
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
to Grand Slam glory in 1984, named a 24-man squad on Friday at a press conference in Sydney that also includes seven Western Force players whose club will be non-existent in Super Rugby next year. Friendly rivals: Wallabies coach Michael... Read more
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The Age
Brumbies fullback Tom Banks bolts into Wallabies spring tour contention after Barbarians call upplaying for us here." Quade Cooper will captain the Barbarians side while Brum
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
playing for us here." Quade Cooper will captain the Barbarians side while Brumbies recruit Isi Naisarani and former Western Force captain Matt Hodgson will also play. Giant lock Richie Arnold could be set for a confusing showdown with his... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Brumbies fullback Tom Banks bolts into Wallabies spring tour contention after Barbarians call upplaying for us here." Quade Cooper will captain the Barbarians side while Brum
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
playing for us here." Quade Cooper will captain the Barbarians side while Brumbies recruit Isi Naisarani and former Western Force captain Matt Hodgson will also play. Giant lock Richie Arnold could be set for a confusing showdown with his... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Alan Jones names seven Wallaby representatives and Jacques Potgieter in Barbarians squadto Grand Slam glory in 1984, named a 24-man squad on Friday at a press conferen
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
to Grand Slam glory in 1984, named a 24-man squad on Friday at a press conference in Sydney that also includes seven Western Force players whose club will be non-existent in Super Rugby next year. Friendly rivals: Wallabies coach Michael... Read more
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The Age
Alan Jones names seven Wallaby representatives and Jacques Potgieter in Barbarians squadto Grand Slam glory in 1984, named a 24-man squad on Friday at a press conferen
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
to Grand Slam glory in 1984, named a 24-man squad on Friday at a press conference in Sydney that also includes seven Western Force players whose club will be non-existent in Super Rugby next year. Friendly rivals: Wallabies coach Michael... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Potgieter named in BaaBaas squadcomps in New Zealand and South Africa still underway, the Barbarians squad has
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
comps in New Zealand and South Africa still underway, the Barbarians squad has a very Australian flavour, with eight ex-Western Force players, several fringe Wallabies candidates and captain Quade Cooper. As previously reported, the squad also... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Potgieter named in BaaBaas squadcomps in New Zealand and South Africa still underway, the Barbarians squad has
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
comps in New Zealand and South Africa still underway, the Barbarians squad has a very Australian flavour, with eight ex-Western Force players, several fringe Wallabies candidates and captain Quade Cooper. As previously reported, the squad also... Read more
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News.com.au
Potgieter named in BaaBaas squadcomps in New Zealand and South Africa still underway, the Barbarians squad has
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
comps in New Zealand and South Africa still underway, the Barbarians squad has a very Australian flavour, with eight ex-Western Force players, several fringe Wallabies candidates and captain Quade Cooper. Tahs cult hero Jacques Potgieter... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Forrest called ARU’s bluff to save ForceTHE Australian Rugby Union’s rejection of billionaire Andrew Forrest’s $50 mill
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 days ago
THE Australian Rugby Union’s rejection of billionaire Andrew Forrest’s $50 million offer to save the Western Force was a backflip that came weeks after it told him such a figure would save the club, a Senate inquiry has heard. The revelations were... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Forrest called ARU’s bluff to save ForceTHE Australian Rugby Union’s rejection of billionaire Andrew Forrest’s $50 mill
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
THE Australian Rugby Union’s rejection of billionaire Andrew Forrest’s $50 million offer to save the Western Force was a backflip that came weeks after it told him such a figure would save the club, a Senate inquiry has heard. The revelations were... Read more
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News.com.au
Forrest called ARU’s bluff to save ForceClyne. Source:AFP THE Australian Rugby Union’s rejection of billionaire Andre
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
Clyne. Source:AFP THE Australian Rugby Union’s rejection of billionaire Andrew Forrest’s $50 million offer to save the Western Force was a backflip that came weeks after it told him such a figure would save the club, a Senate inquiry has... Read more
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Canberra Times
Senate inquiry hears Twiggy Forrest called ARU's bluff to save Western ForceThe Australian Rugby Union's rejection of billionaire Andrew Forrest's $50 mill
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
The Australian Rugby Union's rejection of billionaire Andrew Forrest's $50 million offer to save the Western Force was a backflip that came weeks after it told him such a figure would save the club, a Senate inquiry has heard. The revelations were... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Senate inquiry hears Twiggy Forrest called ARU's bluff to save Western ForceThe Australian Rugby Union's rejection of billionaire Andrew Forrest's $50 mill
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
The Australian Rugby Union's rejection of billionaire Andrew Forrest's $50 million offer to save the Western Force was a backflip that came weeks after it told him such a figure would save the club, a Senate inquiry has heard. The revelations were... Read more
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The Age
Senate inquiry hears Twiggy Forrest called ARU's bluff to save Western ForceThe Australian Rugby Union's rejection of billionaire Andrew Forrest's $50 mill
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
The Australian Rugby Union's rejection of billionaire Andrew Forrest's $50 million offer to save the Western Force was a backflip that came weeks after it told him such a figure would save the club, a Senate inquiry has heard. The revelations were... Read more
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Perth Now
ARU accused: ‘Bloody minded’, secretive processMinister Mick Murray has criticised the Australian Rugby Union for “bloody mind
Perth Now / Posted 8 days ago
Minister Mick Murray has criticised the Australian Rugby Union for “bloody mindedness” and a secretive process to axe Western Force from Super Rugby. A Senate Inquiry investigating the process has found the ARU supported the Melbourne Rebels... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
ARU accused: ‘Bloody minded’, secretive processMinister Mick Murray has criticised the Australian Rugby Union for “bloody mind
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 8 days ago
Minister Mick Murray has criticised the Australian Rugby Union for “bloody mindedness” and a secretive process to axe Western Force from Super Rugby. A Senate Inquiry investigating the process has found the ARU supported the Melbourne Rebels... Read more
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The Courier Mail
ARU accused: ‘Bloody minded’, secretive processMinister Mick Murray has criticised the Australian Rugby Union for “bloody mind
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Minister Mick Murray has criticised the Australian Rugby Union for “bloody mindedness” and a secretive process to axe Western Force from Super Rugby. A Senate Inquiry investigating the process has found the ARU supported the Melbourne Rebels... Read more
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News.com.au
ARU accused: ‘Bloody minded’, secretive processMinister Mick Murray has criticised the Australian Rugby Union for “bloody mind
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
Minister Mick Murray has criticised the Australian Rugby Union for “bloody mindedness” and a secretive process to axe Western Force from Super Rugby. A Senate Inquiry investigating the process has found the ARU supported the Melbourne Rebels... Read more
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Herald Sun
Rebels plan to tap into Storm successTuesday to meet with Rebels staff and some players after signing on for the job
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Tuesday to meet with Rebels staff and some players after signing on for the job late last month following the axing of his Western Force. The Rebels and Storm share training facilities alongside AFL club Melbourne and A-League giants Melbourne... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Rebels plan to tap into Storm successTuesday to meet with Rebels staff and some players after signing on for the job
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Tuesday to meet with Rebels staff and some players after signing on for the job late last month following the axing of his Western Force. The Rebels and Storm share training facilities alongside AFL club Melbourne and A-League giants Melbourne... Read more
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NZCity
Rebels to tap into Storm's NRL successTuesday to meet with Rebels staff and some players after signing on for the job
NZCity / Posted 8 days ago
Tuesday to meet with Rebels staff and some players after signing on for the job late last month following the axing of his Western Force. The Rebels and Storm share training facilities alongside AFL club Melbourne and A-League giants Melbourne... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Rebels plan to tap into Storm successTuesday to meet with Rebels staff and some players after signing on for the job
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 8 days ago
Tuesday to meet with Rebels staff and some players after signing on for the job late last month following the axing of his Western Force. The Rebels and Storm share training facilities alongside AFL club Melbourne and A-League giants Melbourne... Read more
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News.com.au
Rebels plan to tap into Storm successTuesday to meet with Rebels staff and some players after signing on for the job
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
Tuesday to meet with Rebels staff and some players after signing on for the job late last month following the axing of his Western Force. The Rebels and Storm share training facilities alongside AFL club Melbourne and A-League giants Melbourne... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Australia coaches plot downfall of NZ supremacyand Wallabies games, and the Australian Rugby Union has endured a storm of crit
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
and Wallabies games, and the Australian Rugby Union has endured a storm of criticism over its axing of Perth-based team Western Force. With that backdrop, Wallabies coach Michael Cheika and former test centre Rod Kafer have championed the... Read more
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