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Chris Dutton

Chris Dutton is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.

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Player sabbaticals could help cash-strapped ARU and Wallabies: George Gregan

George Gregan.

Chris Dutton Wallabies great George Gregan believes sabbaticals would help players and finances.

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George Gregan to be inducted into IRB Hall of Fame

Chris Dutton ACT Brumbies great George Gregan will be inducted into the International Rugby Board Hall of Fame next month.

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

Brumbies captain Ben Mowen with his daughter Eleanor. The Mowens are almost packed before their move to France.

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

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ACT Brumbies out to erase last-round hoodoo and embrace underdogs status for play-offs

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Chris Dutton Wallabies great George Gregan is adamant the Brumbies are the sleeping giant of the Super Rugby title race.

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ACT Brumbies put sentiment aside to focus on championship bid

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Chris Dutton Stephen Larkham is adamant Brumbies players will put sentiment aside to focus on their run to the title.

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Brumbies thrash the Western Force 47-25 to secure Super Rugby finals berth

Toomua, White and Mogg.

Chris Dutton The Brumbies powered into the Super Rugby finals after hammering the Western Force 47-25.

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Brumbies warrior Pat McCabe wants to have big impact in Super Rugby finals debut

Brumbies veteran Pat McCabe can't wait for his first taste of Super Rugby finals.

Chris Dutton Brumbies warrior Pat McCabe is preparing for his first Super Rugby finals match.

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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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Brumbies ready for 'classic' Crusaders rivalry: Ben Mowen

Ben Mowen in action against the Crusaders last year.

Chris Dutton ACT Brumbies skipper Ben Mowen has urged his players to draw on the history of a ''classic'' rivalry with the Crusaders.

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ACT Brumbies coach Stephen Larkham backs players to choose Wallabies over European cash

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Chris Dutton ACT Brumbies coach Stephen Larkham believes Australian players still view the World Cup as rugby’s holy grail and is confident the club’s re-signing blitz is proof stars will resist...

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New Wallabies captain Stephen Moore could get leadership role at ACT Brumbies

Chris Dutton Brumbies open door for Stephen Moore to captain both Australia and the Super Rugby club.

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George Smith warns Brumbies not to use France as a cash grab

Heads up: George Smith has warned players not to sign rich French deals too early in their careers.

Chris Dutton Australian Wallabies great George Smith has warned players will regret signing rich French deals if their only motivation is to "cash in", declaring a Test jersey is still the No 1 prize in rugby...

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Brumbies start make or break month of Super Rugby

Australian Wallabies great George Smith has warned players will regret signing rich French deals if their only motivation is to

Chris Dutton The ACT Brumbies face a "crucial period" to prove their Super Rugby title credentials, club legend George Smith says.

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Brumbies desperate to break 14-year drought in Christchurch

George Gregan believes the Brumbies can beat the Crusaders in Christchurch.

Chris Dutton ACT Brumbies legend George Gregan says the club can prove it's a "fair dinkum" title contender if it topples the Canterbury Crusaders on Saturday, declaring it has the mental resolve requred to break...

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History of rivalry between ACT Brumbies and NSW Waratahs

The ACT Kookaburras celebrate their famous win over NSW in 1994.

Chris Dutton Wallabies great Joe Roff has urged the Brumbies to adopt a siege mentality for their grudge match against the Waratahs.

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Richard Graham of Queensland Reds turns heat up on Brumbies coach Stephen Larkham in Super Rugby

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Brumbies coach, Stephen Larkham, speaks to media after training on Thursday morning.
Filed: Thursday, 21 November 2013 12:10:29 pm 
Photo by Rohan Thomson, The Canberra Times

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Chris Dutton Queensland Reds coach Richard Graham has turned up the heat on rival Stephen Larkham.

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ACT Brumbies playmaker Matt Toomua on track to face Queensland Reds in Super Rugby clash

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Chris Dutton ACT playmaker Matt Toomua says the Brumbies need to hunt as a pack against the fired-up Queensland Reds and is confident he will recover from a knee injury in time to play on Friday night.

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Five key questions for Brumbies fans after Ben Mowen's decision

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Chris Dutton The questions Brumbies fans want answered after Ben Mowen's shock decision.

Halves the key to new golden age

SPORT: Qualifying final at Canberra Stadium, Bruce.  Brumbies v Cheetahs. Brumbies player Matt Toomua in action. 21st JULY 2013.Photo by MELISSA ADAMS of The Canberra Times..

Chris Dutton Former Wallabies coach Eddie Jones has backed Matt Toomua and Nic White to start a new golden age for the Brumbies.

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Smith close to fairytale Super end

News.  Photos contributed by Brumbies Rugby. Playing in the Grand Final- what does this moment mean to the players? GEORGE SMITH
??I can't explain it, I feel I've been very fortunate and part of some very good teams through some great eras. To have this opportunity to win a championship at the back end of my career, I feel fortunate that I've got that chance. This is my fifth final and hopefully it can be a fairytale. There's a lot for this group to achieve. But this group does deserve a championship because of the hard work they've put in.??

Chris Dutton Australian rugby legend George Smith is on the verge of completing a Super Rugby fairytale.