Rugby

Rugby League-De Belin free to play once sexual assault charges drop

(Corrects formal spelling of paragraph 1, no further text changes) SYDNEY (Reuters) – Jack de Belin will be eligible to return to Australia’s National Rugby League once sexual assault charges against him are officially dropped, the league said Thursday. The St George Illawarra Dragons forward was “removed from his post” …

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Australian rugby stars go Japanese

Undesirable in Australia and on the verge of giving away rugby three years ago, Ben Gunter is now on the verge of fulfilling a childhood dream and facing the British and Irish Lions. Former Wallabies coach Robbie Deans said Gunter and former Brisbane schoolboy Jack Cornelsen are the two who …

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