Robinson rejects the Rebels

Australia prop decides to remain with the Waratahs

Last Updated: 03/06/10 3:17pm

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Robinson: Staying with the Tahs

Robinson: Staying with the Tahs

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Melbourne Rebels have failed to lure Benn Robinson away from the Waratahs after the Australia prop agreed a new deal to stay in Sydney.

The 25-year-old was weighing up the offer to join the new Super Rugby franchise, however he has now decided to sign a three-year contract at the Waratahs.

"This Waratahs team has a really strong culture and I think in 2010 we started to show a lot of belief in our game," Robinson said.

"That's only going to improve next year with most of the squad staying on and I'm really looking forward to being a part of it.

"Whenever your contract is up you have a bit of a look at what is out there and obviously 2011 is a pretty big season, but at the end of the day in terms of footy there's nowhere I'd rather be than at NSW."

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