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Chris Dutton

Chris Dutton is a sporters reporter at The Canberra Times.

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ACT Brumbies to stick with line-up against Western Force

Chris Dutton Brumbies coach Stephen Larkham is prepared to put faith in his starting line-up this week against the Force.

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ACT Brumbies player Lachlan McCaffrey ready to face old team the Western Force

Chris Dutton ACT Brumbies recruit Lachlan McCaffrey declares he has nothing to prove against the Western Force.

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ACT Brumbies' Clyde Rathbone on standby for Western Force Super Rugby match

Chris Dutton Clyde Rathbone could be thrust into a surprise Super Rugby appearance in Perth due to injury.

Brumbies put their faith in winger Robbie Coleman for Western Force clash

Lachlan McCaffrey cools off during Brumbies' training on Tuesday morning.

Chris Dutton The ACT Brumbies are hopeful winger Robbie Coleman will be fit to play against the Western Force, despite suffering a head knock in an ACT XV game last weekend.

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Super Rugby: Laurie Fisher wants Brumbies to make early statement against Western Force

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 08: Brumbies Director of Rugby Laurie Fisher during the Super Rugby trial match between the Brumbies and the ACT XV at Viking Park on February 8, 2014 in Canberra, Australia. (Photo by Stefan Postles/Getty Images)

Chris Dutton The ACT Brumbies will launch an early attacking raid against the Western Force on Saturday.

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ACT Brumbies v Western Force

LIVE Brumbies v Force.

Chris Dutton The Western Force host the ACT Brumbies in this Saturday night clash - the last of the regular season. Chris Dutton will be blogging all the action live from 9.45pm (AEST).

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ACT Brumbies face season defining return to Super Rugby

David Polkinghorne, Chris Dutton Can the ACT Brumbies stay top of Aussie conference through season defining period?

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Brumbies rookie set for starting debut against Reds

Tom Staniforth.

Chris Dutton Wallabies hooker Stephen Moore has backed teenage rookie Tom Staniforth to stand tall in a battle against two Test locks, but admits there's an element of the unknown as the ACT Brumbies prepare to...

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Brumbies hooker Siliva Siliva has the 'whole package' as he prepares to replace Wallabies rake Stephen Moore

Siliva Siliva with Laurie Fisher at Brumbies training on Thursday.

Chris Dutton ACT Brumbies back-up hooker Siliva Siliva is "the future of Australian rugby", Laurie Fisher believes.

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What we learned: ACT Brumbies vs Auckland Blues

Pat McCabe.

Chris Dutton and David Polkinghorne All the talking points from the Brumbies' clash against the Blues at Canberra Stadium.

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Brumbies close to naming new chief executive

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Chris Dutton The ACT Brumbies are edging closer to finding a permanent chief executive, with the club's board to meet on Wednesday night to try to finalise negotiations to appoint a new boss.

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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.

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David Pocock's season over after second knee reconstruction in two seasons

David Pocock

Chris Dutton ACT Brumbies and Wallabies superstar David Pocock has had his second knee reconstruction in 12 months, cruelly ending his Super Rugby season after just two games.

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ACT Brumbies out to stop NSW Waratahs' Israel Folau, try-scoring machine

Explosive: Israel Folau will be hard for the Brumbies to stop on Saturday night.

Chris Dutton Israel Folau's record of five tries from just 27 touches this season has caused headaches for rival Super Rugby sides.

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George Smith held up as Brumbies' ideal replacement for injured David Pocock in Super Rugby

George Smith.

Chris Dutton The ACT Brumbies have been urged to send an SOS to Australian great George Smith if they need an injury replacement for David Pocock, with former Wallaby Rod Kafer declaring Smith could be a Super...

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Brumbies must overcome loss of injured star David Pocock

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Brumbies player Ben Alexander after training.
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04 March 2014
Photo Jay Cronan

Chris Dutton The ACT Brumbies are adamant it will be ''business as usual'' without superstar flanker David Pocock.

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Craig Robberds says Pacific Nations Cup bridges the gap

9 June 2012, sport, story by Chris Dutton, photo by STUART WALMSLEY. Wests Legends v ACT Legends exhibition game at Jamison Oval as part of Wests 50th anniversary celebrations. Current first grade coach Craig Robberds.

Chris Dutton Craig Robberds is adamant the Pacific Nations Cup can bridge the gap between Super Rugby and amateur competitions.

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Brumbies' Andrew Smith says he's fit to play despite head knock

Chris Dutton Andrew Smith has declared himself fit to play against Force this week, despite a head knock against the Reds.

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Brumbies' interim boss, Doug Edwards, to focus on signing players

Chris Dutton Interim ACT Brumbies chief executive Doug Edwards will immediately ramp up player contract negotiations.

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Henry Speight keen to challenge Nick Cummins for Wallabies spot

Henry Speight

Chris Dutton Western Force winger Nick Cummins is known as the honey badger, but Brumbies flyer Henry Speight just wants to be a Wallaby.