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Travel demands too tough for Chiefs.

The Chiefs face a huge ask against the Crusaders having endured a long trip back from South Africa and Greg Growden believes that puts the Super Rugby semifinal in the Crusaders' corner.

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Joburg semi will bring best out of Barrett.

Greg Growden is tipping an upset in the second Super Rugby semifinal, saying Beauden Barrett will rise to the occasion and lead the Hurricanes past the Lions in Johannesburg.

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Women's Rugby

England's women are putting the furore surrounding contracts to one side as they continue their preparation for the World Cup.

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Opinions split over ruck law amendments.

Greg Growden and Sam Bruce debate World Rugby's amendments to its ruck laws, disagreeing over whether it's a positive step for the game's development.

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Ruck'n Maul: Cheika wrong with Quade call.

Greg Growden and Sam Bruce return with the latest edition of Ruck'n Maul, addressing Karmichael Hunt's withdrawal from the Wallabies squad and why Michael Cheika hasn't yet called in Quade Cooper as a replacement.

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Beale excited by Wallabies' midfield options.

He looks almost certain to wear the Wallabies No.12 jersey in Bledisloe I, but Kurtley Beale likes the look of the midfield options Australia have at their disposal for the Rugby Championship.

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