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Sonny Bill Williams open to the idea of returning to NRL after rugby stint

Michael Carayannis Sonny Bill Williams has the left the door ajar on a NRL return and he has the code’s bosses backing should he wish to have a third stint in rugby league.

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Sonny Bill Williams to miss four weeks with broken thumb

Thumb injury: Roosters star Sonny Bill Williams is expected to miss a month after suffering a thumb fracture in the loss to Newcastle.

Michael Carayannis The Roosters premiership defence has been dealt a major blow with Sonny Bill Williams expected to miss about a month of football after breaking his thumb in the club’s shock 16-12 loss to...

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Sonny Bill Williams to miss a month of NRL for Roosters with fractured thumb

Month on the sidelines: Sonny Bill Williams fractured his thumb against Newcastle on Friday night.

Michael Carayannis Sydney Roosters back-rower Sonny Bill Williams will recover in time to help lead their premiership defence despite fracturing his thumb in the club’s shock 16-12 loss to Newcastle on Friday...

Sonny Bill Williams could be an All Black again by end of year

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Liam Napier Sonny Bill Williams could, conceivably, return to the All Blacks this year.

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Sonny Bill Williams faces four-week ban

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Michael Carayannis Sonny Bill Williams of the Sydney Roosters could miss the next four games after being charged with a shoulder charge by the NRL match review committee.

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Sonny Bill Williams out for three weeks

Sonny Bill Williams looks up at a replay of his shoulder charge during the match against Souths.

Brad Walter A frustrated Sonny Bill Williams will accept a three-match ban for a shoulder charge in last Thursday night's season opener, denying Sydney Roosters and the NRL of one of the game's biggest drawcards...

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Sonny Bill Williams no certainty for Anzac Test: Kearney

Doubt: Sonny Bill Williams is no certainty for the Anzac Day test, says coach Stephen Kearney.

David Long Kiwis head coach Stephen Kearney hasn’t committed to selecting Sonny Bill Williams for the ANZAC Test on May 2.

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Sonny Bill Williams to drop the shoulder charge from his game

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Brad Walter Sydney Roosters superstar Sonny Bill Williams has no problems with the shoulder charge being banned and vowed to eliminate it from his game when he returns from a three-week suspension.

Sydney Roosters coach Trent Robinson praises Sonny Bill Williams

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Brad Walter Sonny Bill Williams earned praised from Sydney Roosters coach Trent Robinson for his return performance from suspension as the premiers suffered consecutive losses in matches where they have conceded...

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Sonny Bill Williams not considered for Kiwis: Stephen Kearney

New Zealand coach Stephen Kearney says Sonny Bill Williams wasn't considered by selectors, denying  reports he was boycotting the national team.

New Zealand coach Stephen Kearney insists superstar Sonny Bill Williams was never being considered for the rugby league Test against Australia.

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Sonny Bill Williams: six kilograms lighter, but good to go

Sonny Bill Williams says he is going back to basics with his play.

Brad Walter Sonny Bill Williams has lost six kilograms after a bout of tonsilitis but says he will be fit for Sydney Roosters' match against Wests Tigers at Allianz Stadium on Friday.

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Sonny Bill Williams and Sam Burgess: Unfinished business

Sonny Bill Williams is tackled by Sam Burgess

Michael Chammas In 30 weeks' time, rugby league will say goodbye to two players who could well be remembered for what might have been, rather than what they actually achieved.

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Set of Six: Sam Burgess' urge inspired by Sonny Bill Williams

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Steve Mascord The truth is out: Sam Burgess was inspired by Sonny Bill Williams in his decision to change codes.

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Sonny Bill Williams nearing his best, says Trent Robinson

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Brad Walter Sydney Roosters coach Trent Robinson declared Sonny Bill Williams was getting close to his dominant best after spearheading the premiers to a 30-6 defeat of Wests Tigers at Allianz Stadium on Friday...

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NRL: Sonny Bill Williams set to line up for Roosters in Auckland Nines

Sydney Roosters superstar Sonny Bill Williams is set to play in the NRL Auckland Nines next month, in a huge boost to the fledgling tournament.

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Sonny Bill Williams focused on getting even better, says Sydney Roosters coach Trent Robinson

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James Macsmith Sonny Bill Williams can have an even bigger impact on the NRL this season than his premiership-winning feats of last year, according to Roosters coach Trent Robinson.

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Sonny Bill Williams sick: Roosters cop double whammy

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Adrian Proszenko Sonny Bill Williams is in doubt for Saturday's preliminary final against Newcastle after being floored by a mystery illness.

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Rooster or Chief? Sonny Bill Williams will keep 'em guessing

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Brad Walter Expect plenty of speculation in the lead up to the grand final about where Sonny Bill Williams will play next season, but unless Channel Nine really can broadcast his inner thoughts as they made out...

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Sonny Bill Williams misses Roosters training, but Boyd Cordner runs

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Sonny Bill Williams sat on the sidelines for Sydney Roosters training on Wednesday, but Boyd Cordner firmed as a likely starter for Sunday's NRL grand final by taking part in the session.

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Sonny Bill Williams missing from NZ rugby league squad

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Sonny Bill Williams is a notable omission from the rugby league squad that New Zealand coach Stephen Kearney has picked to defend the World Cup in Europe.

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