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Chris Dutton

Chris Dutton is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.

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Papua New Guinea's rugby talent use Canberra to launch Commonwealth Games dreams

Chris Dutton PNG's sevens team is using Canberra club rugby to launch its Commonwealth Games medal hopes.

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Pat McCabe ready to add energy for ACT Brumbies in Super Rugby as he launches his Wallabies bid

Pat McCabe at training on Friday. He says his versatility is an asset, not a hinderance.

Chris Dutton ACT Brumbies star Pat McCabe is confident his versatility won't hinder his Wallabies bid as he launches a last-minute case for a Test recall on Saturday night.

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Clyde Rathbone ready for ACT Brumbies comeback against Melbourne Rebels

Clyde Rathbone has been called up to join the Brumbies on their finals tightrope and will play his first game of the season when they take on the Melbourne Rebels at Canberra Stadium on Saturday night.

Chris Dutton Brumbies veteran Clyde Rathbone will approach his Super Rugby comeback as the last game of his career.

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ACT Brumbies ring in changes for Super Rugby clash with Melbourne Rebels

Brumbies utility Pat McCabe is back in the Wallabies squad after twice breaking his neck.

Chris Dutton The Brumbies are banking on an injection of new blood to reinvigorate their Super Rugby finals hopes.

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Confusion on charges for player alleged to have wiped blood on referee and king-hit opponent

No comment: Queanbeyan Whites fourth grade player Adam Res; nose was broken when he was king hit during a rugby game on the weekend.

Chris Dutton ACT Rugby Referees Association president Robert Boyes hopes officials "take a stand for the sake of referees" following a bizarre on-field incident which led to a player allegedly wiping his blood on...

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Stephen Moore's 'time has come' as Wallabies captain: John Connolly

Brumbies hooker Stephen Moore should be the Wallabies' next captain, according to former Test coach John Connolly.

Chris Dutton Former Test coach John Connolly is adamant ACT Brumbies hooker Stephen Moore "ticks all the boxes" to be the new Wallabies captain, revealing he almost made Moore Australia's captain for the 2007...

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Uphill battle for ACT Brumbies to make Super Rugby finals

Brumbies coach Stephen Latkham.

Chris Dutton Brumbies coach Stephen Larkham says they need to rein in their eagerness to end a horror form slump.

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Brumbies fullback Jesse Mogg considers club stint after being left out of Wallabies

Jesse Mogg in action for Wests.

Chris Dutton Wallabies coach Ewen McKenzie has challenged fullback Jesse Mogg to be more consistent.

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Christian Lealiifano and Matt Toomua focus on ACT Brumbies over Wallabies

Brumbies playmakers Matt Toomua and Christian Lealiifano.

Chris Dutton Christian Lealiifano and Matt Toomua will put Wallabies selection talks on hold to focus on the Brumbies.

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ACT Brumbies lose to Pretoria Bulls but can still win title: Ben Mowen

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Chris Dutton The ACT Brumbies are adamant they have the resilience to stop an alarming form slump.

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What we learned: Pretoria Bulls v ACT Brumbies

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Chris Dutton All the talking points from the Bulls' 44-23 win against Brumbies at Loftus Versfeld.

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Brumbies trounced by Bulls in Pretoria

Room  to move: Henry Speight of the Brumbies charges towards the Bulls.

Chris Dutton The Brumbies were thrashed by the Pretoria Bulls 44-23 at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday morning, leaving the club's Super Rugby finals hopes in tatters as they prepare to return to Australia.

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CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 25: Nic White of the Brumbies is tackled during the round 11 Super Rugby match between the Brumbies and the Chiefs at Canberra Stadium on April 25, 2014 in Canberra, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Chris Dutton Join Chris Dutton from 3.10am Saturday (AEST), as the Bulls host the Brumbies in Pretoria.

Pat McCabe's injury scare sparks boost from ACT Brumbies bench to Wallabies recall

Brumbies utility Pat McCabe is back in the Wallabies squad after twice breaking his neck.

Chris Dutton He's broken his neck in his past two Test matches for the Wallabies and, lying in an ambulance two months ago, ACT Brumbies back Pat McCabe feared his rugby career was over.

Henry Speight a Wallaby-in-waiting

Henry Speight, called in to train with the Wallabies despite not being eligible until September.

Chris Dutton ACT Brumbies winger Henry Speight says he can't wait to join the Wallabies camp to soak up the atmosphere of being part of the national squad even though he can't play until September.

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Jarrad Butler to re-sign with Brumbies

Re-signing: Jarrad Butler will stay with the ACT Brumbies.

Chris Dutton Flanker Jarrad Butler admits he doesn’t know where he will into the ACT Brumbies line-up when superstar David Pocock recovers from back-to-back knee reconstructions.

Sam Carter Wallabies bolter as 11 Brumbies make Australian squad

Chris Dutton Eleven ACT Brumbies players have been selected for the Australian Wallabies, but there was no place for fullback Jesse Mogg, in-form playmaker Matt Toomua isn't being considered as a flyhalf and...

Sam Carter bolter as 10 Brumbies make Wallabies squad

Sam Carter, the bolter of 10 Brumbies named in Wallabies squad.

Chris Dutton ACT Brumbies lock Sam Carter is the surprise bolter in the Wallabies squad for the three Test series against France next month.

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ACT Brumbies play "mini-grand final" against Pretoria Bulls

JP Smith takes on the Cheetahs' defence last weekend.

Chris Dutton The ACT Brumbies are preparing for four “mini-grand finals” as they fight to keep their Super Rugby play-off chances alive in the last rounds of the season.

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How Springboks legend Victor Matfield nearly signed for the ACT Brumbies

Victor Matfield almost played for the Brumbies.

Chris Dutton Springboks legend Victor Matfield has revealed he nearly signed for the Brumbies.