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How “uncompromising” Slater dominated Origin – and why “it’s time” for him to do it again

Billy Slater was born for Origin. When lightning speed finally waned and his ornate playing career drew to a close, the question was when he would become Queensland’s coach, not if. Slater was appointed last September and during his first camp as Maroons boss this week, he admitted that he did not know what coach …

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Agent Haas under fire through 10:30 e-mail, radio silence … but who is actually “pulling the strings”?

The Payne Haas saga has calmed down for now, but the debate continues about how the superstar prop will negotiate a contract with Brisbane – and who is really “pulling the strings”. Haas and his manager, Tyran Smith, dropped the bomb by demanding an immediate release from his contract with the Broncos as the 22-year-old …

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