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Hawkins fined for hit on Sicily

Geelong full-forward Tom Hawkins has been fined for his behind the play hit of James Sicily. Hawkins is free to play in the critical clash with reigning premiers West Coast at home at Kardinia Park this Sunday for the strike that was a long way off the ball. Hawkins bumped into the Hawthorn full-back from […]

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Saints captain Geary undergoes surgery after very bad cork

St Kilda captain Jarryn Geary is in hospital and had surgery on Saturday night to release pressure from a cork in his leg. Jarryn Geary (right)Credit:AAP Geary played the Saints' win over Melbourne at the MCG on Saturday but experienced symptoms – understood to be compartment syndrome – due to the knock, with team medical […]

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Kangaroos one of the ‘big disappointments’: Carey

North Melbourne great Wayne Carey has declared the Kangaroos are one of the biggest disappointments of the season but says it's too early to call into question Brad Scott's future. The Kangaroos are under enormous pressure, having fallen to a 1-4 record, their latest defeat a 58-point thumping from Essendon on Good Friday appearing to […]

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Keary in doubt for Anzac Day after head knock

Sydney Roosters coach Trent Robinson admits star five-eighth Luke Keary will have to tick a lot of boxes to play in their Anzac Day clash with St George Illawarra on Thursday. Keary was forced from the ground with a concussion in the second half of his side's 21-20 win over Melbourne Storm in golden point […]

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After 15 brutal seasons, GI finally gets a break he can enjoy

Greg Inglis was nearly 500km away up the coast when his South Sydney teammates started life without him on Friday. After watching Souths train at Erskineville Oval a day earlier, Inglis headed north to his home town of Macksville where he enjoyed his first Easter without the NRL. Just before Souths kicked off against Canterbury, Inglis […]

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Rabbitohs make hard work of dispatching struggling Bulldogs

Wayne Bennett found it tough farewelling Greg Inglis at the start of the week – but Souths fans found it even harder sitting through the final half-hour against Canterbury. Souths beat a spirited Canterbury 14-6 on Good Friday but did their best to throw the game away in a scoreless second half. Good battle: Bulldogs […]