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The NRL has reportedly refused to register Sam Burgess' big money deal with South Sydney, with the club being ruled to be over the salary cap.
Sam Burgess' return to the NRL will kick off against arch-rivals the Sydney Roosters in front of a potential sell-out Sunday afternoon crowd at Allianz Stadium on March 6.
Hooker Jake Granville has extended his contract with North Queensland for a further two years, keeping him at the NRL club until the end of the 2018 season.
North Queensland halfback Johnathan Thurston has won rugby league's Golden Boot award for world player of the year for a record third time.
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