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The truth about Brad Fittler's NSW side for State of Origin

The truth about Brad Fittler's NSW side for State of Origin

It might not fit your timetable but the rookie Blues coach has made no firm decision on his halves for the first match against Queensland on June 6.

  • by Andrew Webster

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Battling Blues put faith in Umaga with contract extension
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Battling Blues put faith in Umaga with contract extension

Former All Blacks captain Tana Umaga extended his contract with the under- performing Kiwi outfit for a further year to the end of 2019.

State of shock: Fittler and NSW deputies in Melbourne for Smith bombshell

State of shock: Fittler and NSW deputies in Melbourne for Smith bombshell

They ran into Maroons boss Kevin Walters but he didn't let slip that his most experienced player, skipper, goal-kicker and commander-in-chief was going to quit.

  • by Christian Nicolussi
Sonny Bill boost for Blues in Super Rugby
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Sonny Bill boost for Blues in Super Rugby

Sonny Bill Williams will return to Super Rugby for the Blues in a match which may shape his All Blacks selection hopes.

Kiwi curse continues as Waratahs downed 24-21 by Blues at Brookvale
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Kiwi curse continues as Waratahs downed 24-21 by Blues at Brookvale

The Waratahs have fallen by three points to the Blues at Brookvale Oval, continuing Australian rugby's embarrassing losing streak to New Zealand teams.

  • by Tom Decent
The three players the Waratahs must stop to end the Kiwi hoodoo
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The three players the Waratahs must stop to end the Kiwi hoodoo

Introspection has been a theme at the Waratahs over the past week. But it's three names on the Blues team sheet they must look out for.

  • by Paul Cully
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Waratahs' Phipps thrown out of pub for urinating on bar
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Waratahs' Phipps thrown out of pub for urinating on bar

The Waratahs are desperate to start talking about the footy but an unsavoury incident involving halfback Nick Phipps is making it difficult to do so.

  • by Georgina Robinson
Late penalty try pushes Chiefs across line against Blues
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Late penalty try pushes Chiefs across line against Blues

Trailing for most of the second half , the home side gradually took control up front and made the decisive play soon after the Blues were reduced to 14 men.

Super Rugby 2018: Quade Cooper could be the man the Auckland Blues need
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Super Rugby 2018: Quade Cooper could be the man the Auckland Blues need

Quade Cooper needs a job and the Blues still really need a first-five. Why not get the two together?

  • by Duncan Johnstone
Jubilant Sunwolves humiliate Blues in Tokyo heatwave
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Jubilant Sunwolves humiliate Blues in Tokyo heatwave

The Blues have melted in the Tokyo heat, going down 48-21 to an unfancied Sunwolves outfit in their Super Rugby dead rubber in Japan.

British and Irish Lions Tour: Blues' haka a tasteless step too far in wake of London terror attacks
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British and Irish Lions Tour: Blues' haka a tasteless step too far in wake of London terror attacks

The Lions face eight more hakas in 28 days. Warren Gatland's men will see more tongues than the average dentist, but we can only pray that the throat-slitting desists.

  • by James Corrigan