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Big plans: Dane Gagai in action on Friday night for the Indigenous All Stars.

Gagai has big plans for 2017

It started with a starring performance in the Indigenous All Stars' 34-8 win over the NRL World All Stars on Friday, includes playing a key role in an improved Newcastle Knights and culminates, he hopes, with a place in the Australian squad for the World Cup.

NRL star seriously injured in seven-car smash

The crash on the M1 on Wednesday night.

Newcastle Knights prop Pauli Pauli remains in Gosford Hospital with a dislocated hip after he was involved in a serious seven-car pile-up on the M1 Pacific Motorway north of Sydney overnight.

Mother of quadriplegic former player backs legal action

An emotional Alex McKinnon is wheeled onto Hunter Stadium in 2014.

The mother of a former rugby league player who unsuccessfully tried to sue a governing body after a scrum collapsed and left him in a wheelchair for the rest of his life warned Alex McKinnon has every right to pursue a multi-million dollar lawsuit against the NRL.