It wasn't too long ago that Joe Powell was an apprentice for Brumbies youngster Ryan Lonergan's dad.
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ACT Brumbies have re-signed props Nic Mayhew and Les Leulua'iali'i-Makin for 2018 Super Rugby season
Tom Cusack is staying put at the ACT Brumbies but will bid farewell to his mate Tom Staniforth.
Andrew Muirhead says the momentum is "definitely" building leading into a history-making clash.
Owen Finegan suggests Scott Fardy's decision to leave Australian rugby could come back to haunt him.
Talk of a crisis in Australian rugby hasn't breached the ACT Brumbies' four walls.
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One scored the match-winning try, while the other went within a point of knocking off a legend to make his first Masters final.
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The ACT Brumbies' most passionate supporter says "I seriously have no idea how I'm going to survive" if the club is axed.