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Rugby Australia returned to profit last year after controversially axing one of its Super Rugby sides.
Axed Super Rugby club, the Force, have risen from the ashes with seven games announced against the likes of Fiji, Samoa and Hong Kong.
Former flyhalf Sias Ebersohn recently called time on his rugby career.
Fijian backrower Isi Naisarani became one of the first players to leave the Force following their axing from Super Rugby, signing a one-year deal with the Brumbies.
The Western Force will know whether or not their appeal against their axing from Super Rugby is successful on Tuesday.
Timing was against the Australian Rugby Union when billionaire Andrew Forrest offered a multi-million dollar contribution to support the Force.
The Western Australian government has threatened to bankrupt the Australian Rugby Union if they don't reinstate the Force in Super Rugby.
Australia's Western Force have been dropped from next season's Super Rugby competition, the Australian Rugby Union announced,
The Force gave Matt Hodgson a victorious send-off as they thumped the Waratahs to finish second in Australia's Conference.
Force wing Chance Peni has been banned for three weeks for foul play during his side's clash with the Rebels in Perth.
Former Springbok and Stormers flyhalf Peter Grant has announced his retirement from rugby.
Former Springbok centre Jaque Fourie is reportedly eager to return to the playing field.
The Rebels have added an international quartet to their squad ahead of the 2018 Super Rugby season.
Mining magnate Andrew "Twiggy" Forrest has announced plans for a rebel Indo-Pacific rugby competition after the Force lost a legal appeal against their axing.
ARU chief Cameron Clyne has rejected claims that the decision to axe Force had been made in February and dragging out the process had been "a charade".
The Force have won the right to appeal their axing from Super Rugby, as the ARU rejected a major cash injection from a mining magnate.
The Force opened their legal fight to remain a Super Rugby team as they requested an appeal against the decision to axe them and won an injunction against the ARU.
Australian mining billionaire Andrew 'Twiggy' Forrest has promised to dig into his own pockets to save the Force as arbitration to decide its fate got underway.
Flank Matt Hodgson will lead the Force against the Waratahs in Perth on Saturday when he makes his final appearance before retiring.
Chance Peni of the Force has been cited for alleged foul play during a Super Rugby match at the weekend.
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