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RugbyU: ARU to step up scrutiny after doping bombshell

The Australian Rugby Union will significantly expand its integrity unit and conduct more than 200 drug tests this year after revelations of widespread doping in Australian sport, reports said Friday. A year-long probe by the Australian Crime Commission (ACC) unveiled Thursday identified common use of prohibited substances across multiple sporting codes. Ahead of next week's kick-off to the new Super 15 season, incoming ARU boss Bill Pulver, who was confidentially briefed before the report's release, said rugby union was not under the ACC microscope.
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