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Chris Dutton

Chris Dutton is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.

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Brumbies captain Ben Mowen wants to lift Super Rugby trophy before leaving Australia

Chris Dutton Ben Mowen has declared "near enough is it not good enough" as the Brumbies chase title glory.

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Dan McKellar confident he can fill Laurie Fisher's shoes at ACT Brumbies

Brumbies assistant coach Dan McKellar with Stephen Larkham and Laurie Fisher.

Chris Dutton ACT Brumbies assistant coach Dan McKellar says he's ready to take on more responsibility next season.

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ACT Brumbies in control of their own destiny and can lock in home final

Chris Dutton Brumbies in the mix for a home final, a nightmare international journey - or missing the finals altogether.

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Rodney Iona uses Brumbies debut to aim for Tuggeranong Vikings success

ACT Brumbies player Rodney Iona.

Chris Dutton Tuggeranong back Rodney Iona will never forget his first touch in Super Rugby - for the wrong reasons.

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No room for complacency, warns Brumbies warrior Pat McCabe

McCabe has finals in his sights.

Chris Dutton Injured ACT Brumbies warrior Pat McCabe has warned the team not to rely on a host of returning stars to lift it into the Super Rugby finals as the players prepare for one last chance to secure back...

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ACT Brumbies re-sign Michael Dowsett and plan to scour NRC for recruits

Michael Dowsett has been re-signed by the Brumbies.

Chris Dutton Brumbies coach Stephen Larkham will use the NRC as an audition for potential recruits.

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Josh Mann-Rea determined to help Brumbies power into Super Rugby finals

Brumbies hooker Josh Mann-Rea is set to return against the Force.

Chris Dutton ACT Brumbies hooker Josh Mann-Rea has vowed to do everything in his power to help lift the team into the Super Rugby finals.

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Brumbies coach Stephen Larkham re-signs and has plan for sustained Super Rugby success

Stephen Larkham signed a three-year deal on Sunday which will see him take charge of the Brumbies under a traditional coaching model when director of rugby Laurie Fisher departs to Europe at the end of the Super Rugby season.

Chris Dutton Stephen Larkham will work with Joe Roff and Stephen Moore to design a high-performance program for the Brumbies.

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Brumbies captain Ben Mowen says team ready to recharge for finals as end near for Super Rugby career

Ben Mowen says the Brumbies can still make the finals.

Chris Dutton Ben Mowen is adamant the Brumbies can recharge and build momentum for its last regular season game.

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Brumbies v Waratahs: Five things we learnt

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 28: Adam Ashley-Cooper of the Waratahs is tackled during the round 17 Super Rugby match between the Waratahs and the Brumbies at ANZ Stadium on June 28, 2014 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Chris Dutton What we learnt from the Waratahs' 39-8 win against the Brumbies on Saturday night.

Waratahs 39 Brumbies 8

Waratahs' win tempered by loss of Dave Dennis as Brumbies' season staggers

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Chris Dutton Waratahs outmuscle injury-stricken Brumbies

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ACT Brumbies sign Stephen Larkham as coach for next three years, but lose Laurie Fisher to Gloucester

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Chris Dutton The ACT Brumbies are poised to put their faith in Wallabies great Stephen Larkham as the club's coach for the future by upgrading his contract and responsibilities for the next three years.

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ACT Brumbies laugh off NSW Waratahs' claim to be underdogs for Super Rugby clash

Ben Mowen says the Brumbies are ready for a dogfight against the Waratahs.

Chris Dutton The Brumbies have lost another player to injury as Andrew Smith is sidelined, but captain Ben Mowen is adamant his side won't give in.

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Laurie Fisher to leave ACT Brumbies for Gloucester job

ACT Brumbies director of rugby Laurie Fisher

Chris Dutton ACT Brumbies director of rugby Laurie Fisher is set to leave Canberra at the end of the Super Rugby season to become a head coach in Britain.

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Brumbies say Test break still has value as Matt Toomua ruled out

Brumby Matt Toomua injured his adductor while playing for the Wallabies.

Chris Dutton Brumbies captain Ben Mowen has backed the Wallabies to continue playing mid-Super Rugby season Tests despite international duties threatening to end his team's season.

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How do you stop Will Skelton? Simple: steal his boots, according to Scott Fardy

Will Skelton at NSW training

Chris Dutton How do you stop a 140-kilogram, 203-centimetre monster with size 17 boots imported from the United States to fit the feet of Australia's biggest professional footballer, Will Skelton?

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Brumbies urged to move on from injury woes as they sweat on Matt Toomua scans

Josh Mann Rea has suffered a grade-one hamstring strain.

Chris Dutton The Brumbies sweating on scans for Matt Toomua before their blockbuster clash against the NSW Waratahs, while back-up hooker Ruaidhri Murphy says he's ready to step up.

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ACT Brumbies fall short in Singapore world club 10s final after double extra time

Markin of The Brumbies scores a try during the World Club 10s match between The Brumbies and Petraca Rugby.

Chris Dutton The ACT Brumbies have suffered a heartbreaking loss in the world club 10s tournament in Singapore, losing the final to the Auckland Blues 10-5 in double extra time on Sunday night.

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Matt Toomua joins Brumbies injury ward as ACT aims to stop 140-kilogram giant Will Skelton

Brumby Matt Toomua injured his adductor while playing for the Wallabies.

Chris Dutton The Brumbies' injury news is worse than first thought, with three players needing scans to clear them to play the Waratahs.

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Henry Speight scores but can't lift Gungahlin Eagles to victory over Tuggeranong Vikings

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Chris Dutton The Tuggeranong Vikings have staked their claim for a fourth consecutive John I Dent Cup premiership.