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Jarryd Hayne, Johnathan Thurston and Sonny Bill Williams: 2015's big three

Danny Weidler No story sucked me in more than the Jarryd Hayne journey.

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New Kangaroos coach Mal Meninga plans private chat with Paul Gallen

Time for a chat: New Kangaroos coach Mal Meninga plans to meet with Paul Gallen.

Danny Weidler Incoming Kangaroos coach Mal Meninga says he will book in a time to sit down with Blues skipper Paul Gallen to make sure there is no tension between the pair.

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Sonny Bill Williams headed for Lebanon to visit children in refugee camps

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Danny Weidler The All Blacks have links with charities including UNICEF and Sonny Bill Williams told them he wanted to go to Lebanon as soon as he could.

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Jason Taylor’s Wests Tigers future questioned by Robbie Farah’s lawyer

Plenty on his mind: Wests Tigers coach Jason Taylor.

Danny Weidler The Robbie Farah-Jason Taylor situation has taken a nasty twist with the lawyer representing Farah publicly questioning whether the Tigers coach will keep his job.

David Gyngell a 'no-brainer' for Australian Rugby League Commission chairman role

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Danny Weidler Usually a push for someone to slip into a leading job starts with a whisper, but in the case of David Gyngell taking the position of Australian Rugby League Commission chairman it's more of a roar.

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Sam Burgess is the man we need at South Sydney Rabbitohs, says Russell Crowe

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Danny Weidler The reason Souths were so keen to bring back Sam Burgess is not just because of his playing ability – that's just a bonus.

What Sandor Earl told the NRL drug tribunal

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Danny Weidler By now everyone knows the name Sandor Earl. He was once known by NRL fans as the athletic winger with a leap that looked like it began on a trampoline.

Texts shed light on Todd Carney's sacking from Cronulla Sharks

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Danny Weidler Todd Carney's $3 million wrongful dismissal case against the Sharks is not being taken too seriously by the club. That may be about to change.

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No unguarded moments for former Cronulla Sharks star Todd Carney

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Danny Weidler Todd Carney says it's his dream to return to the NRL one day, but you have to wonder why he would put himself through the scrutiny.

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Magic, mayhem on Johnathan Thurston's night

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Danny Weidler To say the dying minutes of Sunday's NRL grand final were chaotic doesn't do it justice.

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All about the family for North Queensland Cowboys champion Johnathan Thurston

Danny Weidler This is the photo of his girls that Samantha Lynch sent to her partner Johnathan Thurston on Thursday night.

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News footage an ominous warning ahead of Dylan Walker and Aaron Gray incident

Danny Weidler One player who is sitting on the ground reaches into his bag. Without making eye contact, he produces what looks to be a small, clear plastic bag.

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Jarryd Hayne humility leads to big four-year deal with hedge fund company

Humility rewarded: Jarryd Hayne's NFL roll of the dice is paying off in many different ways.

Danny Weidler Jarryd Hayne has never been about money – he would have remained with the Parramatta Eels and raked in the millions if that was the case – but his brave roll of the dice is paying off in...

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Josh Dugan keen to follow Jarryd Hayne's trail to the NFL

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Danny Weidler Josh Dugan has taken the first steps towards following his dream of playing in the NFL and his management group says he wants to test himself in the new game. 

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Now time for some hard thinking for Wests Tigers man Robbie Farah

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Danny Weidler Robbie Farah was so browbeaten going into Origin I that he doubted he had the ability to play – let alone lead the side in the absence of Paul Gallen.

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Wests Tigers hooker Robbie Farah victim of Jason Taylor power play

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Danny Weidler Robbie Farah was already out of State of Origin III and was having a coffee with a few mates in the bar of the team hotel.

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Jason Day's mum has her own major win

Danny Weidler Jason Day spoke to his mum Dening twice this week to remind her that he had made good on his promise to her.

David Gyngell inked NRL deal and moved on

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Danny Weidler On Monday morning, as the sporting world was learning about the $925 million deal, the man who lived and breathed the negotiations had moved on.

Barrett goes quietly about business

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Danny Weidler Trent Barrett has been dignified in his silence since he signed on as head coach of the Sea Eagles, but don't think he is not working hard behind the scenes to ensure his first season is a winning...

Sonny Bill's future on the menu during dinner with Politis

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Danny Weidler It's where Roosters chairman Nick Politis likes to wheel and deal – and on Sunday night there was a dinner dripping with big hitters.

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