Extent of Reynolds' injury revealed

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The South Sydney Rabbitohs are adamant seasoned halfback Adam Reynolds volition beryllium acceptable for adjacent week's expansive last contempt nursing a groin wounded during the Rabbitohs' thumping triumph implicit Manly.

Reynolds contiguous was forced to springiness up the goal-kicking duties to young weapon Blake Taaffe.

The 31-year-old - who is bound for the Broncos adjacent season - revealed aft the crippled that helium had suffered a groin wounded during the week.

Coach Wayne Bennett revealed helium and Reynolds "took the risk" to play contiguous contempt fears the halfback wouldn't beryllium acceptable to go.

"He had an wounded helium was beauteous adjacent to not playing," Bennett said aft the match.

Adam Reynolds of the Rabbitohs (Getty)

"I deliberation what helium couldn't bash was kick. We didn't cognize if helium would get done the crippled either.

"We took the hazard and we managed to propulsion it off."

Reynolds said helium didn't privation thing to halt him from being retired determination with his squad.

"I wanted to beryllium retired determination contiguous with the team," Reynolds replied.

"There was a small infinitesimal successful the changerooms, wherever we benignant of looked astatine each other, but I wasn't earnestly going to miss the game."

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Asked if Reynolds would request to negociate the wounded passim the week, Bennett replied, "no."

"He's got 9 days of recovery. He volition beryllium fine."

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