Fa'aoso cleared for NRL return

The NRL has cleared Richie Fa'aoso to make his return to rugby league from a serious neck injury.
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean appliances maker LG Electronics has signed a three-year deal to sponsor the country's skeleton team ahead of the 2018 Winter...

Ballin re-signs with Manly in NRL

Manly have re-signed hooker Matt Ballin until the end of the 2017 NRL season.
A standout pre-season has propelled young forward Cam McCarthy into Greater Western Sydney's side for Sunday's AFL round-one clash with St Kilda.
The Crusaders will feature a new-look starting line-up after coach Todd Blackadder made seven changes to his team for their match against the Sharks.
The Eagles will have a new look about them when they take on the Bulldogs this Sunday.
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - The billionaire chairman of Chinese drinks maker Hangzhou Wahaha Group Co has knocked back reports he is planning a bid for struggling...
Melbourne Storm skipper Cameron Smith says his side feels positive about their start to the NRL season despite two losses from four games.
With major US TV network CBS broadcasting their fight into millions of American homes, Sakio Bika and Adonis Stevenson are predicting fireworks.
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Karmichael Hunt's quest to repair his tarnished image after a six-week ban for cocaine possession will start from the bench in the...
Luke Brooks says he is still thinking about his missed field goal in extra time that would have given the Tigers a crucial win over Canterbury.
He's not sure but Brisbane coach Justin Leppitsch doesn't think Collingwood will be off their game after the doping scandal involving two of their players.
Sports scientist Stephen Dank is planning to sue ASADA and its chief executive Ben McDevitt for defamation, according to Fox Sports News.

Rennie rings Chiefs changes

All Blacks lock Brodie Retallick returns from shoulder injury to boost the Chiefs for their Super Rugby match against the winless Blues in Hamilton.
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Corinthians beat Danubio 4-0 in the Libertadores Cup on Wednesday but the win, which maintained their 100 percent record in the competition,...

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