Brumbies send legal letters to Rugby Australia over centralisation

Chris Dutton
Updated October 28 2023 - 4:45pm, first published 5:30am
  • This is the first story of a two-part interview with Brumbies chief executive Phil Thomson about centralisation. Part two will examine what elements of centralisation the Brumbies will agree to.

The ACT Brumbies have engaged lawyers to initiate a dispute resolution process with Rugby Australia in a bid to thwart what the club describes as a "total takeover" attempt.

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Chris Dutton

Chris Dutton

Sport editor

Chris Dutton has been a sport journalist since 2008, covering rugby union, rugby league, basketball, cricket and soccer. He has covered World Cups and Olympic Games in print and online. Chris has had a stint as news director, but is back in sport to follow the ups and downs. Email:

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