1. Strengths and Weaknesses of Tottenham's Summer Signing Toby Alderweireld

    The signing of Atletico Madrid defender Toby Alderweireld became something of a protracted saga before eventually being completed on July 8...

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  2. Roosters Re-Sign Young Outside Backs

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  3. Fifita Boys Banned from Panthers Junior Games

    CRONULLA'S twin brothers Andrew and David Fifita have been banned from Penrith junior rugby league games for 12 months for sideline misconduct.....

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  4. Cooper Apologises for Profane Tweet

    QUADE Cooper has apologised for his early morning expletive-laden Tweet, saying he lost his cool after suffering a barrage of social media abuse following his patchy performance against Argentina...

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  5. Stosur Defeats Knapp for Bad Gastein Title

    Former US Open champion Samantha Stosur came from a set down to win the Bad Gastein WTA Open on Sunday with a 3-6, 7-6 (7/3), 6-2 triumph over Italian Karin Knapp.....

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  6. Tomic Defends Bogota Open Title

    Bernard Tomic has beaten Frenchman Adrian Mannarino in three sets to successfully defend his title at the Bogota Open.....

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  7. Hasler: Sharks Were Bad, We Were Worse

    CANTERBURY coach Des Hasler says his side is filthy at the way they played in today's 18-16 loss to Cronulla.....

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  8. Harrigan: Ban Fifita for One Year

    Cronulla star Andrew Fifita should be banned from the NRL for 12 months if allegations he abused a rugby league match official are proven correct, says former grand final referee Bill Harrigan...

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  9. Cowboys Vow to Blow Eels Away

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  10. Why Expectations Are the Biggest Issue Facing Tottenham Ahead of the New Season

    The appointment of Mauricio Pochettino was supposed to be a break in Tottenham Hotspur 's boom-and-bust managerial cycle...

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  11. Eels Embroiled in New Salary Cap Drama

    The murky world of secret payments to rugby league players to circumvent the salary cap is haunting the Parramatta Eels , with Eddie Obeid jnr admitting to financially assisting troubled ...

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  12. Report: Toovey to Be Sacked Within 72 Hours

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  13. Wests Tigers Face Up to Roosters Mountain

    Wests Tigers players Martin Taupau and Tim Simona say the squad is keeping their heads up despite a tough season but know they face a massive ask to get their season back on track against the in-form Roosters...

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  14. Strengths and Weaknesses of Tottenham's Summer Signing Kieran Trippier

    Tottenham's signing of Kieran Trippier divided their supporters. Some thought that the acquisition of a new right-back solved a problem that did not exist, perhaps even creating one in the form of selection headaches for coach Mauricio Pochettino...

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  15. Bennett Eyes Kearney as Successor

    WAYNE Bennett has flagged Steve Kearney as his possible Broncos coaching successor after rating him the secret weapon in Brisbane's resurgence as a premiership force.....

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  16. SKD Excused from Court After Entering Mental Hospital

    Rugby league player Shaun Kenny-Dowall has been excused from appearing in court on domestic violence charges because he is in a mental hospital.....

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  17. Lions Would Be Silly to Let Leuenberger Go

    Gerard Healy says he "can't believe" the Brisbane Lions would be contemplating trading ruckman Matthew Leuenberger.....

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  18. Bulldogs Believe New Interchange Rules Suit Them

    Canterbury players believe a reduction in the number of interchanges from 10 to eight will benefit them but are bracing for a tough off-season of training under coach Des Hasler to adjust...

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  19. Guardian: Rugby League Has a Domestic Violence Problem

    “My stance is unambiguous on domestic violence ... There is no place for it in the game,” NRL CEO David Smith told Fairfax Media at the weekend...

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  20. Courier-Mail: Titans Beat Manly to Broncos Young Gun

    THE Titans have scored a $500,000 coup with Broncos young gun Ashley Taylor rejecting overtures from Manly supremo Bob Fulton to pledge his future to the embattled Gold Coast.....

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  21. Cheika Makes Seven Changes for Argentina Clash

    The Qantas Wallabies have made seven changes to their starting line-up for Saturday's Rugby Championship and Puma Trophy clash against Argentina at Estadio Malvinas Argentinas, Mendoza...

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  22. Mateo: I'm Not Leaving Manly

    With the buzzards circling around the Sea Eagles, Feleti Mateo says it's up to him and his Manly teammates to drive away the smell of rot.....

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  23. Toulon Owner Threatens to Sue over Cooper Backflip

    The Quade Cooper contract saga has taken yet another dramatic turn with enigmatic Toulon owner Mourad Boudjellal threatening to sue the Australian Rugby Union (ARU).....

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  24. Bulldogs Hope for Belmore Encore

    Just a month after one of the most parochial crowds ever seen at a rugby league game rode Canterbury to a dominant win over the Storm, Bulldogs players are hoping for an action replay to help them over the line against the Sharks on Sunday...

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  25. Sezer Wants to Give Titans Fans a Parting Gift of Success

    HE may be moving on to lime green pastures in 2016 but Titans five-eighth Aidan Sezer is determined to end his Gold Coast career on a good note.....

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