Adrian Proszenko

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Cronulla Sharks' supplements fine likely to drop from $1m to $600k

Adrian Proszenko Cronulla are on track to qualify for a $400,000 discount on the fine imposed by the NRL for management failings in the club's controversial supplements program in 2011.

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Carney eyes legal action as four others sue Sharks

Legal path: Todd Carney was denied an opportunity to speak to the Sharks board before his contract was terminated, says his manager David Riolo.

Adrian Proszenko Todd Carney is considering legal action against Cronulla in a move which could add to the four lawsuits already slated for the courtroom against the embattled club this month.

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Banned Cronulla Sharks coach Shane Flanagan fuming over Todd Carney farce

Furious: Shane Flanagan is far from pleased about the Todd Carney debacle.

Adrian Proszenko Shane Flanagan says he's shattered he will not get the chance to coach Todd Carney, conceding the playmaker's sacking will only make it harder for Cronulla to climb from the bottom of the NRL ladder.

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Cronulla Sharks reject Ashley Madison advance

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Adrian Proszenko Cronulla have refused to get into bed with Ashley Madison, claiming its stance would be the same even if the extra-marital dating service offered $50 million to become a sponsor.

League

Cronulla Sharks delivered out of debt by pizza entrepreneur Paul Ellams

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Adrian Proszenko A pizza shop owner has emerged as the mystery investor who has freed Cronulla of the bank debt that once threatened to ruin the club.

League

Cronulla Sharks get finals warning on overhaul of structures

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Adrian Proszenko Cronulla face the prospect of expulsion from this year's finals series if they fail to overhaul their governance structures to the satisfaction of the NRL.

League

Banned Cronulla Sharks coach Shane Flanagan vows to fight to clear name

SHD 23 March 2013 Shane Flanagan reinstated as Cronulla head coach. Training at Shark Park, Cronulla sharks NRL team.
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Adrian Proszenko Shane Flanagan will appeal against his NRL ban in a bid to return as Cronulla coach this season.

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League

Men of League offer to fill Sharks' sponsorship void

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Adrian Proszenko The Men of League foundation have proposed to have their name emblazoned on the front of Cronulla's jerseys in a partnership similar to one brokered between Canterbury and Camp Quality.

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Cronulla Sharks skipper Paul Gallen could be back to take on SBW

Back for the Sharks ... Paul Gallen may play against the Roosters on Saturday.

Adrian Proszenko Cronulla captain Paul Gallen could make a shock early return against the Sydney Roosters on Saturday.

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League

Benji Marshall and Andrew Fifita set to ink deals with Cronulla Sharks

Benji Marshall is heading back to the NRL and is set to ink a deal with Cronulla.

Adrian Proszenko and Chris Barrett Cronulla are moving to lock in two of the game's highest-profile free agents by the end of the week, with club powerbrokers scheduled to meet with Andrew Fifita's management on Thursday.

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Andrew Fifita secured, Sharks could hunt for another Tiger, Benji Marshall

Staying put: After all has been said and done, Andrew Fifita is staying with the Sharks.

Adrian Proszenko If Cronulla can add the signature of Benji Marshall to the one just inked by Andrew Fifita, the club will have eight former Tigers on its books.

League

Ashley Madison offer Cronulla Sharks $11 million sponsorship deal

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Adrian Proszenko An online dating service encouraging extra-marital affairs has offered to sponsor the Cronulla Sharks in a deal worth more than $10 million.

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Playing ball with NRL offers Sharks big savings

Adrian Proszenko Cash-strapped Cronulla will risk being a further $400,000 out of pocket by contesting the provisional sanctions the NRL imposed upon them over the supplements scandal.

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NRL has let Sharks down, says Gallen

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Daniel Lane, Adrian Proszenko Cronulla captain Paul Gallen criticised the support provided by the NRL to Sharks players as they prepare for interviews with Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority investigators.

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Flanagan keeps his cool as anti-doping body turns blowtorch on Sharks players

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Adrian Proszenko Cronulla coach Shane Flanagan has hit back at accusations he had knowledge of a systemic doping program at the club and is adamant he'll emerge from the doping investigations with his reputation...

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Sharks in safe waters on premiership bid

Cronulla players celebrate after defeating North Queensland on Saturday.

Adrian Proszenko and Michael Carayannis Even if doping offences proved, Cronulla will not lose title if it wins.

League

Cronulla Sharks not planning on losing stars, says Todd Carney

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Michael Chammas and Adrian Proszenko Cronulla five-eighth Todd Carney insists the club is not preparing to lose any players because of the ongoing ASADA investigations he described as "a nightmare for everyone".

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Ten months of hell ends for former Cronulla Sharks doctor David Givney

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Michael Carayannis, Daniel Lane, Adrian Proszenko Former Cronulla doctor David Givney says he can finally rest easy after being cleared by the NRL after an investigation into the Sharks' supplement policy in 2011.

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Finals boost: Sharks playing for keeps

Cronulla defeat Cowboy

Adrian Proszenko, Michael Carayannis Cronulla go into their biggest match in decades buoyed by the knowledge that the doping allegations that have clouded their season will not lead to them being stripped of an inaugural premiership...

Sharp confident Sharks players can hang tough until Flanagan returns

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 10:  Cronulla Sharks captain Paul Gallen and stand-in coach Peter Sharp call instructions during the warm-up before the round one NRL match between the Cronulla Sharks and the Gold Coast Titans at Sharks Stadium on March 10, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

Adrian Proszenko Stand-in Cronulla coach Peter Sharp says the players are devastated at the prospect of being without Shane Flanagan next year but will again give give a good account of themselves in 2014.