Back to the bush with up to five NRL games in country in 2018

Tim Barrow
Updated August 7 2017 - 8:37am, first published 8:23am
Back to the bush: The extra fixtures will be welcomed after the scrapping of City v Country. Photo: NRL Photos
Back to the bush: The extra fixtures will be welcomed after the scrapping of City v Country. Photo: NRL Photos

The NRL is set to take as many as five premiership matches to regional areas next season in what shapes as a major boost for the game in the country.

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Tim Barrow

Tim Barrow

Illawarra Mercury sports editor

When it comes to sport - at professional and community level - in the Illawarra, I'm here to provide insight, context and opinion, as well as the latest news you won't find anywhere else.

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