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Great biblical resurrections in rugby league history

While enjoying an Easter egg with my usual morning holy wine, I decided to mark this pertinent day in the religious calendar by returning to the divine scripture of the rugby league bible.

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Have England made the right choice or missed a trick?

At one stage not too long ago, during the captaincy of Mark Taylor and Steve Waugh, the Australians were riding roughshod over anyone in their path.

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[VIDEO] Parramatta Eels vs Wests Tigers: preview

Here is confirmation that it is indeed a funny old game. Last year’s worst two sides will line up in what looms as the match of the round.

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Kevin Pietersen’s hopes of reviving his international career appeared to end on Saturday when England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) managing director Paul Downton said there was no way back for the star batsman.

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Collingwood’s 108kg wrecking ball, Travis Cloke, is back in town and has torn North Melbourne’s defence apart at the MCG.

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St George Illawarra coach Steve Price has praised his side for the manner in which they put the dramas of Monday’s controversial NRL defeat to Melbourne behind them to beat the Warriors 20-10 at Kogarah Oval.

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Israel returns Waratahs to the promised land

Try-scoring king Israel Folau has made a royal return to Super Rugby to lead the NSW Waratahs to a bruising 19-12 win over the Bulls in Sydney.

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The Sydney Roosters have arrested a three-game losing streak with a tense 24-18 win over a stubborn Cronulla.

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Nick Riewoldt ran Michael Hurley ragged to lead St Kilda to an upset 16-point AFL win over Essendon on Saturday night at Etihad Stadium.

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Port Adelaide strengthened their claims for a top-four finish with a dogged 14-point win over West Coast in Saturday night’s AFL clash at Patersons Stadium.

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Franklin shines as Sydney beat Freo

A resurgent Sydney bounced back to form and Lance Franklin made a significant contribution as the Swans scored a 17-point win over Fremantle at the SCG.

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Why Wiggins will be foiled by cobblestones

In memory of the recently passed cobbled classics, let’s reflect on what makes a winner, what a cobblestone is, and why it’s okay to be confused.

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Robinson needs to Nick a settler

As a record of good behaviour counts for nothing these days, here’s a friendly heads-up for Trent Robinson.

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[VIDEO] Canberra Raiders vs Melbourne Storm: preview

And you thought the Dragons were peeved with Melbourne? The Raiders have beaten the Storm just four times since 2003 – a run that included 14 straight defeats.

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GURU: My Blues – The ‘mongrel mob’

It’s almost that time of year: State of Origin. The talk about who will be chosen to wear the recently downtrodden sky blue jumper is coming in thick and fast.

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[VIDEO] Cronulla Sharks vs Sydney Roosters: preview

Already, the Sharks’ hopes of making the NRL finals appear as ordinary as Todd Carney’s new hairdo. They say blonds have more fun but Carney and his last-placed Cronulla are in no laughing mood right now.

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The Waratahs Dave Dennis celebrates his try with teammates Kurtley Beale and Lachie Turner

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Japan fans celebrate after winning the AFC Asian Cup Final soccer match. AP Photo/Kin Cheung

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Is Arthur the man to lead the Eels out of the mire?

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A composite image of David Gallop CEO of Football Federation Australia (FFA) (top left), Andrew Demetriou, CEO of the Australian Football League (AFL) (top right), David Smith, CEO of the National Rugby League (NRL)(bottom left) and Bill Pulver, CEO of the Australian Rugby Union (ARU) (bottom right). AAP Image/Lukas Coch

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The three-man tackle which ended Alex McKinnon of the Newcastle Knights' career. (AAP Image/Action Photographics, Brett Crockford)

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Adam Cooney of the Western Bulldogs clears the ball against the Kangaroos at TIO Stadium in Darwin. They're the only two Melbourne teams without an annual blockbuster match. (Source: AFL)

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Tom Boonen

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Alby Mathewson from the Western Force

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The Roar of the crowd

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With the cobbled classics firmly behind them, now it is the Puncheur’s time to shine with the first of the three Ardennes classics. After being robbed of glory by Roman Kreuziger’s surprise breakaway victory last year, surely the favourites will not let it happen twice? Join The Roar from 10:00pm AEST and follow all the […]

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Western Bulldogs vs Carlton Blues: AFL live scores, blog

The Western Bulldogs host the Carlton Blues at Etihad Stadium this evening, with the winless Blues looking to post their first victory of the year. Join The Roar for live scores and coverage from 4:40pm AEST.

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[VIDEO] Canberra Raiders vs Melbourne Storm: NRL live scores, blog, highlights

Travelling to the nation’s capital is a dreaded trip for many teams in the NRL but history suggests that the Canberra Raiders will have a hard time dealing with today’s visitors, the Melbourne Storm. Join The Roar for live scores and commentary from 3.00pm (AEST).

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Melbourne Demons vs Gold Coast Suns: AFL live scores

The Melbourne Demons will enter their Sunday afternoon clash with the Gold Coast Suns high on the confidence they earned in their 23-point win over the Blues last weekend. Join The Roar for live scores from 3:20pm (AEST).

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[VIDEO] Adelaide Crows vs Greater Western Sydney Giants: AFL live scores, blog, highlights

The Adelaide Crows host the Greater Western Sydney Giants at Adelaide Oval, the home side searching for their first win at the newly-renovated stadium. Join The Roar for live scores and coverage from 1:10pm AEST.

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2014 Chinese Grand prix: Live blog, preview

Two weeks have passed since the enthralling race in Bahrain, where Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton took the winner’s trophy once again, finishing ahead of his teammate Nico Rosberg, who took out second place.

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The Wallabies squad, if picked tomorrow

This Super Rugby season has been highly enjoyable, especially as an Australian supporter, due to its competitiveness and quality.

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We don’t need flawless reffing, we just need consistency

Three games into Round 7 and we’ve already witnessed more refereeing blunders. If Tony Archer or Todd Greenberg come out and say that the referees are doing a good job, I’d question their eyesight.

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Why Maxwell will be a Test star

By Samuel Gates, Today
Why Maxwell will be a Test star

Glenn Maxwell hit a stunning 95 off 43 balls in the Indian Premier League the other day. My initial reaction, like some of his previous successes, was to brace myself for the backlash from those in the cricketing public who suffer from tall poppy syndrome.

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The Blues are rabble and have been for years. They lack identity, leadership and stability. In 2014, The Blues failure to find a fly-half is a metaphor for the entire franchise.

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The Knights are playing dumb footy

By ryan.eckford1, Today
The Knights are playing dumb footy

Wayne Bennett-coached teams are usually renowned for their confidence, their resilience, their toughness, their courage, their skills, their concentration and most importantly, their smarts.

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Ranking the NBA playoff match-ups in order of interest

The playoffs are finally upon us. A long regular season has seen 16 teams survive to fight it out for the big prize. The conference disparity has never been larger, but that’s an argument for another column.

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West Coast vs Port Adelaide: AFL live scores, blog

West Coast will be looking to bounce back from a disappointing 75-point loss to Geelong last week when they host a red hot Port Adelaide in their top-four clash this week. Join The Roar for live scores and a blog from 7:40pm (AEST).

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[VIDEO] Essendon Bombers vs St Kilda Saints: AFL live scores, blog, highlights

The Essendon Bombers host the St Kilda Saints tonight at Etihad Stadium, with both sides looking to bounce back after big losses in Round 4. Join The Roar for live scores and coverage from 7:40pm AEST.

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Cronulla Sharks vs Sydney Roosters: NRL live scores, blog

The Sydney Roosters are on a three match losing streak and face another tough assignment against the Cronulla Sharks away from home. Join The Roar for live scores and commentary from 7.30pm (AEST).

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Waratahs vs Bulls: Super Rugby live scores, blog

The Waratahs are in the top six with a 4-3 record, but a dreadful performance against the Force last Saturday means that doubts have surfaced about their playoff perigee. Can they beat the Bulls for the first time in eight years? Join The Roar for Live scores and coverage from 7:40pm (AEDT).

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The Warriors romp home 42 - 18 against the Tigers in Wellington

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Chiefs' Liam Messam is tackled by Durban Sharks' Keegan Daniels . AFP PHOTO

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Michael Walters of Fremantle celebrates a goal during the 2013 Toyota Grand Final match between the Hawthorn Hawks and the Fremantle Dockers at the MCG, Melbourne on September 28, 2013. (Photo: Sean Garnsworthy/AFL Media)

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Adelaide United's Jeronimo celebrates his goal aginst Melbourne Heart with team mate Evan Kostopoulos.

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Voleuse de Coeurs

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Trainer Gai Waterhouse reacts after winning the Melbourne Cup with her horse Fiorente at the Melbourne Cup 2013

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Catkins wins the 2014 Golden Slipper

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Travis Cloke of the Collingwood Magpies. (Photo: Michael Willson/AFL Media)

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