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Hodges named new Brisbane Broncos captain

Veteran Justin Hodges has capped one of the great comebacks by being officially confirmed as Brisbane captain for the 2015 NRL season by coach Wayne Bennett.

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Merrin given Wednesday deadline to decide: Panthers or Broncos?

Trent Merrin

Michael Chammas   Departing St George Illawarra forward Trent Merrin has been given a deadline of Wednesday to make a decision on his future.

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Drug scandal rumours just that: Parker

Broncos star Corey Parker.

Laine Clark   Rumours that Brisbane will be the next NRL club engulfed in the Queensland sport cocaine scandal have been dismissed as just that by Broncos veteran Corey Parker.

Betting suspended on Brisbane Broncos opening round NRL match amid growing drugs scandal

No more bets: Betting on the Brisbane Broncos opening NRL match has been suspended.

Bookmarkers have suspended betting on the NRL round-one clash between Brisbane and South Sydney, as speculation grows the Broncos will be drawn into the cocaine scandal engulfing south-east Queensland sport.

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Bennett left bemused by bizarre ending to WCS victory

WIGAN, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 21:  Wigan coach Shaun Wane ahead of the World Club Series match between Wigan Warriors and Brisbane Broncos at DW Stadium on February 21, 2015 in Wigan, England.  (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

Brad Walter   Brisbane coach Wayne Bennett had never seen anything like the controversial end to his team's 14-12 World Club Series defeat of Wigan in which Warriors centre Anthony Gelling was sinbinned for charging down a 90th minute penalty goal attempt by Corey Parker.

Broncos in controversial extra-time win

Rocks and diamonds: Star Broncos recruit Anthony Milford made some trademark dashes and some telling mistakes.

Brad Walter   A Corey Parker penalty goal handed Brisbane a controversial 14-12 golden point win over Wigan as the second match of the World Club Series ended in bizarre circumstances at DW Stadium.

Same teams may play in next WCS: Bennett

Old rivals: Wigan’s Martin Offiah takes on Brisbane in 1994.

Brad Walter   Brisbane coach Wayne Bennett has cast doubt on whether the new World Club Series will be open to the top three NRL clubs next season and says he would be happy for the Broncos to play on an annual basis.

Broncos relaunch bid to sign Merrin

Wanted man: Trent Merrin of the Dragons.

Michael Chammas   The Brisbane Broncos have launched a last minute bid to lure Trent Merrin to the club to play under former coach Wayne Bennett next season.

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Broncos sense return to glory days

Veteran performer: Broncos centre Justin Hodges.

Laine Clark   Life under returning coach Wayne Bennett feels like it did in the Brisbane's glory days, Justin Hodges says.

NRL discusses starting 2016 at Wembley

Drawcards: Greg Inglis and the South Sydney Rabbitohs will attract plenty of fans in London.

Brad Walter   NRL officials considered playing the season opening clash between South Sydney and Brisbane at Wembley Stadium and may take the first round match to the iconic venue next year.

NRL code of conduct warning for World Club Series

Warned: The NRL has reminded clubs of their responsibilities following the arrests of John Sutton and Luke Burgess in Arizona.

Michael Chammas   The NRL has reminded the three clubs over in the United Kingdom for the World Club Series of their responsibility to ensure players adhere to the code of conduct.

NRL 2015 season preview: Gold Coast Titans

Phil Lutton   Overview: No major sponsor a month out from the season, Josh Hoffman the biggest signing and the club one of the top picks for the wooden spoon. Neil Henry, we wish you all the luck in the world.

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Hodges says All Stars game must remain

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - SEPTEMBER 05:  Justin Hodges of the Broncos runs with the ball during the round 26 NRL match between the Melbourne Storm and the Brisbane Broncos at AAMI Park on September 5, 2014 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

Phil Lutton   Justin Hodges has pleaded with the NRL to ensure the All Stars match remains an annual part of the calendar, saying the work done behind the scenes was just as important as the outcomes on the field.

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How Ben Barba's deal went from $1m to $2.7m

Roy Masters dinkus Dinkus

Roy Masters   Ben Barba has more than doubled his pay, despite being half the player he was.

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Just one Bronco in Bennett's NRL All Stars

Welcome back: Brisbane chief executive Paul White with returning coach Wayne Bennett.

Wayne Bennett admits he considered his Brisbane players' pre-season workload before selecting just one Bronco in his NRL All Stars team.

Brisbane Broncos hopeful Darius Boyd will be back on the field in May

Darius Boyd

The Brisbane Broncos are hopeful prize recruit Darius Boyd will make his NRL return sooner rather than later after his successful Achilles surgery.

Boyd mindset will aid comeback: Hodges

Strength of mind: Darius Boyd.

Laine Clark   Not so long ago, Darius Boyd did not have the time to tolerate a press conference.

Boyd goes down with ruptured Achilles

Injured: Maroons back Darius Boyd, right, may be out for the 2015 NRL season after snapping his Achilles during Broncos training.

The Brisbane Broncos' title hopes have been dealt a crushing blow, with reports out of the Brisbane camp that star fullback Darius Boyd has ruptured his Achilles tendon.

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Benny backs Boyd to scale new heights

"He's home now, he's happy; he's with an extremely good club. This club is his home. I should think he should be at his best": Wayne Bennett.

Phil Lutton   Wayne Bennett believes the newest Broncos signing can take his game to new heights on the field.

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Darius Boyd charms media on return to Red Hill

New and improved: Darius Boyd during his pervious stint with the Broncos.

Phil Lutton   Boyd was smiling, relaxed and expansive as he spoke to reporters about his move back to Brisbane, where he joins the Broncos on a three-year deal and will be given first opportunity at the newly vacated fullback role.

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