NRL paid $80,000 of Gallen's fees

Chris Barrett 11:22 PM   Paul Gallen was given nearly $80,000 by the NRL to cover his legal fees while under investigation by ASADA.

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Adrian Proszenko   South Sydney centre Kirisome Auva'a is effectively a free agent.

O'Loughlin in world's top 10

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Cherry-Evans to re-join Kangaroos

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Greg Inglis has backed youngster Sione Mata'utia to have a long Test career.

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