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Coach Richard Graham felt there were some positives for the Reds, despite the scoreline, after their 31-3 trial defeat to the Crusaders in Brisbane.
Rene Ranger is hopeful of returning to the All Blacks fold by getting back to top form with the Blues.
Melbourne Rebels have brought in 16-cap Japan international back Kotaro Matsushima for the new Super Rugby season.
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Rene Ranger will be eased back into his playing return when the Blues start their pre-season campaign on Thursday.
Australia captain Stephen Moore is glad he will get to keep his leadership role with the Brumbies in his last season with the franchise.
Christian Lealiifano has agreed a new two-year deal with ACT Brumbies, and aims to continue his Wallabies career.