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Super Rugby news from Saturday, May 26, 2018

- Damian McKenzie of the Chiefs scores despite desperate defence from the Waratahs in Hamilton. Photo: Getty Images The Chiefs battled hard for a win, the Lions scraped home and the Brumbies claimed victory despite a player red-carded during Super Rugby matches last night....

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Super Rugby news from Friday, May 25, 2018

- Banned. Highlanders winger Tevita Nabura has been banned for six weeks after he was found guilty of foul play last Saturday's Super Rugby clash with the Waratahs. Nabura was handed a straight red card in the 17th minute of the match after he ‘kung-fu’ kicked Waratahs wing Cameron Clark straight in the face after gathering a high ball at Allianz Stadium in Sydney. The SANZAAR Foul Play Review C...

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Super Rugby news from Thursday, May 24, 2018

- Suspended. Wallabies and Reds front-row James Slipper has been banned for two months after returning two positive tests for cocaine, between February and May this year. Slipper received the minimum punishment of a two-month stand down and a AUS$27,500 fine, with Rugby AU CEO Raelene Castle saying a series of 'significant personal issues' had been taken into account when the tribunal made its decis...

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