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Charity gets George Piggins to the Grand Final

George Piggins said he’d attend the Grand Final if it raised 100,000 for charity. They raised 120,000. Excerpt: Sydney car dealer Steven Nasteski phoned The Daily Telegraph to chip in another $20,000, this time for Sydney Children’s Hospital to get … Continue reading

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Rabbitohs coverage

Big excitement in the run up to the Rabbitohs first grand final in 43 years! Russell Crowe staying with Souths says Rabbitohs boss – thanks Steph I owe Russell Crowe everything says John Sutton – thanks Nicole Sam Burgess hopes … Continue reading

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The Bell

The Bell seen being purchased at auction by Russell Crowe in 2000 was the original Timekeeper’s bell used in the first ever game of Rugby League in Australia in 1908. The bell was donated to the Rabbitohs by Albert Clift … Continue reading

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Preliminary Finals report

Preliminary Finals report – thanks Nicole: Tonight Souths were playing vs arch rivals the Roosters, the winners of 2013 season. In ANZ Stadium in front of a red & green wave. It was Greg Inglis 200th NRL game. The Roosters … Continue reading

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Images of Russell at the Game

From Getty (more images from the game at the link). Russell embraces Issac Luke: #456129288 / gettyimages.com   #456129270 / gettyimages.com   #456129268 / gettyimages.com   #456129276 / gettyimages.com   #456129266 / gettyimages.com

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Souths win!

Souths defeated the Roosters 32-22 in the Preliminary Final and now go on to the NRL Grand Final! Congratulations to the team and to Russell! All the details at http://www.rabbitohs.com.au/ and Rugby League Week online

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Souths to take on Roosters for Prelim Final

The SMH has a quote from coach Michael Maguire about his teams chances against the Roosters in the Preliminary Final Sep 26 at ANZ stadium. “We’re a different team,” Maguire said on Sunday. “I’ve got to say, with the way … Continue reading

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Russell at the NRL 2nd Qualifying Final

Russell, Charlie and Mark Carroll at the NRL 2nd qualifying final match where Souths defeated Manly 40-24. Apologies for the time to get these images posted but the embed code from Getty was incorrect. A thought about the non-story currently … Continue reading

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Russell at last night’s game

#454600018 / gettyimages.com   Unfortunately Souths lost to the Roosters – but we will get them next time.

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Go Rabbitohs! Minor Premiership 2014 – updated

Update – more on the classic rivalry from MSN sports: “Come Thursday night, it’ll all be on for young and old and I’ll be at the game with the South Sydney faithful at an away match for us, but deep … Continue reading

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