The current investigation by the Australian Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) has clearly been unsettling for all concerned, particularly at a time when there is so much to celebrate in the game.
One of the biggest challenges for everyone is the extent of speculation as ASADA continues its investigation. Ultimately the only way we can address this fully is ASADA completing its enquiries and determining what, if any, matters should be pursued beyond that point.
In the meantime nrl.com will provide a reliable information source for all players and fans.
There are great things ahead for The Greatest Game of All which has always taken a strong position against drugs in sport.
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