Aus latest – Alexander extends Aussie stay

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Alexander extends Aussie stay – Ben Alexander has signed a two-year contract extension with the ARU and Brumbies, keeping him in Australia until 2013.

The Wallaby loosehead prop received numerous offers from European clubs for next season, but he announced on Thursday that he will continue his career in Australia after the World Cup.

Other Wallabies to sign contract extensions recently are hooker Stephen Moore, utility back Adam Ashley-Cooper and wing Drew Mitchell.