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Chris Dutton

Chris Dutton is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.

Rugby

England stint is Edmonds' chance to exit on his terms

Chris Dutton HUIA EDMONDS' desperate desire to end his career on ''my terms'' convinced the former ACT Brumby to shelve premature retirement plans and launch a bid to return to the top of his game.

Brumbies admit coach is 'interested' in England job

Chris Dutton, Chris Wilson Jake White has said he doesn't want a repeat of last year's distractions, but he yesterday dragged the ACT Brumbies into their second coaching drama in 12 months.

Union

Departing ACT Brumbies mentor Laurie Fisher has international coaching aspirations

Outgoing Brumbies director of rugby Laurie Fisher.

Chris Dutton Departing ACT Brumbies director of rugby Laurie Fisher has a burning desire to coach international rugby.

Union

Australian Super Rugby semi-final a good omen for Wallabies as Brumbies and Waratahs go to battle

Brumbies prop Ben Alexander is back in the Wallabies' frame.

Chris Dutton Ewen McKenzie is salivating at an all-Australian semi-final which has the potential to launch World Cup dreams.

Union

Laurie Fisher says Brumbies are ''good enough" to win Super Rugby championship

Brumbies coach Laurie Fisher is leaving the club at the end of the current Super Rugby season.

Chris Dutton Departing ACT Brumbies coach says the players "know we're good enough" to win the Super Rugby championship.

Union

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?

Union

Stephen Moore to be Wallabies captain

Stephen Moore at a Wallabies photo shoot on Sunday.

Chris Dutton The ACT Brumbies have endorsed Stephen Moore's Wallabies captaincy potential.

Union

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.

Union

Luke Holmes and Ruaidhri Murphy loom as replacements for Brumbies hooker Stephen Moore

Luke Holmes

Chris Dutton Super Rugby journeyman Luke Holmes and Ireland-bound prop Ruaidhri Murphy loom as the most likely replacements for Stephen Moore as the Brumbies aim to keep their finals bid on track.

Union

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

Stephen Larkham.

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...

Union

Injured Brumbies star David Pocock vows to make 2015 Rugby World Cup

Brumbies Player David Pocock after reconstructive surgery on his knee.

Chris Dutton Injured superstar David Pocock is targeting a Wallabies comeback at the World Cup next year.

Union

Rugby Union: Sevens captain mulls switch for World Cup

Sport: Former Canberra mechanic, Sharni WIlliams has been named the Australian Women's Sevens Rugby Captain. 6th of May 2013. Canberra Times Photograph by Katherine Griffiths

Chris Dutton Australian sevens captain Sharni Williams is considering a temporary switch back to 15-a-side rugby to play at the World Cup.

Union

Brumbies' class of 2013 surpassed all hopes

Chris Dutton Every story needs a hero and a villain, but the Brumbies won’t know which category Jake White fits into until the end of next year.

Rugby Union

Brumbies playing their part to bring back Bill

Chris Dutton Wallabies prop Ben Alexander says the once unknown ACT Brumbies are ready to boost Australia’s World Cup bid.

Union

Jake White quits as ACT Brumbies coach

Jake White

Chris Dutton Brumbies coach Jake White has sensationally quit his Super Rugby job just two months after leading the club to the grand final.

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Rugby

Jake White shocks Brumbies by quitting

White

Chris Dutton Brumbies coach Jake White has sensationally quit his Super Rugby job just two months after leading the team to the grand final.

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Union

Speight left hanging as IRB query status

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 18:  Henry Speight of the Brumbies breaks clear to score the match winning try against Auckland to win the World Club 7's Cup during the World Club 7's at Twickenham Stadium on August 18, 2013 in London, England.  (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images) *** BESTPIX ***

Chris Dutton An eligibility bungle will rob ACT Brumbies winger Henry Speight of the chance to make his Wallabies debut on the spring tour.

Union

Fardy ready to rip into Poms

Scott Fardy.

Chris Dutton Scott Fardy says it's time for the current Wallabies to ''make a name for ourselves'' on the grand slam tour of Europe.

Union

The unknown just another day for Brumbies

PERTH, AUSTRALIA - SEPTEMBER 14:  Scott Fardy of the Wallabies looks on during The Rugby Championship match between the Australian Wallabies and Argentina at Patersons Stadium on September 14, 2013 in Perth, Australia.  (Photo by Paul Kane/Getty Images) Wallabies lock Scott Fardy.

Chris Dutton Halfback Nic White insists he's ready as the ACT Brumbies brace for a disrupted preparation.

Union

Brumbies unveil their new regime

Sport.  New head coach Stephen Larkham and director of rugby Laurie Fisher at the ACT Brumbies following the official announcement of the coaching structure of the team in Manuka.   1 November 2013. Canberra Times photo by Jeffrey Chan.

Chris Dutton The new ACT Brumbies' coaching combination will back skipper Ben Mowen to lead the club next season.