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SportsFan
Money over love for KoroibeteNRL grand final against Cronulla will be the Fijian flyer's last match with the
Money over love for Koroibete
SportsFan / Posted 18 hours ago
NRL grand final against Cronulla will be the Fijian flyer's last match with the Storm after signing with the Melbourne Rebels Super Rugby team. While his heart may still say Storm, his head said rugby union, with the massive joint... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Marika Koroibete admits he's only leaving NRL for moneyMarika Koroibete is leaving the NRL to pursue a rugby union career with the Mel
Marika Koroibete admits he's only leaving NRL for money
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 19 hours ago
Marika Koroibete is leaving the NRL to pursue a rugby union career with the Melbourne Rebels and the Wallabies. Photo / Getty With just 80 minutes remaining in the NRL, rugby-bound winger Marika Koroibete admits he's only leaving the Melbourne Storm... Read more
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20h
SportsFan
Koroibete chooses money over love of StormNRL grand final against Cronulla will be the Fijian flyer's last match with the
Koroibete chooses money over love of Storm
SportsFan / Posted 20 hours ago
NRL grand final against Cronulla will be the Fijian flyer's last match with the Storm after signing with the Melbourne Rebels Super Rugby team. While his heart may still say Storm, his head said rugby union, with the massive joint... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Naivalu, Latu in line to join long list of Wallabies debutantsand hooker Tolu Latu in a 30-man squad for the upcoming Rugby Championship clas
Naivalu, Latu in line to join long list of Wallabies debutants
Daily Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
and hooker Tolu Latu in a 30-man squad for the upcoming Rugby Championship clashes against South Africa and Argentina. Melbourne Rebels flier Naivalu was born in Fiji but became eligible to play for Australia on Monday. He has been involved in... Read more
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Northern Star
Naivalu, Latu in line to join long list of Wallabies debutantsand hooker Tolu Latu in a 30-man squad for the upcoming Rugby Championship clas
Naivalu, Latu in line to join long list of Wallabies debutants
Northern Star / Posted 4 days ago
and hooker Tolu Latu in a 30-man squad for the upcoming Rugby Championship clashes against South Africa and Argentina. Melbourne Rebels flier Naivalu was born in Fiji but became eligible to play for Australia on Monday. He has been involved in... Read more
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4d
The Daily Mercury
Naivalu, Latu in line to join long list of Wallabies debutantsand hooker Tolu Latu in a 30-man squad for the upcoming Rugby Championship clas
Naivalu, Latu in line to join long list of Wallabies debutants
The Daily Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
and hooker Tolu Latu in a 30-man squad for the upcoming Rugby Championship clashes against South Africa and Argentina. Melbourne Rebels flier Naivalu was born in Fiji but became eligible to play for Australia on Monday. He has been involved in... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Naivalu, Latu in line to join long list of Wallabies debutantsand hooker Tolu Latu in a 30-man squad for the upcoming Rugby Championship clas
Naivalu, Latu in line to join long list of Wallabies debutants
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
and hooker Tolu Latu in a 30-man squad for the upcoming Rugby Championship clashes against South Africa and Argentina. Melbourne Rebels flier Naivalu was born in Fiji but became eligible to play for Australia on Monday. He has been involved in... Read more
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4d
Queensland Times
Naivalu, Latu in line to join long list of Wallabies debutantsand hooker Tolu Latu in a 30-man squad for the upcoming Rugby Championship clas
Naivalu, Latu in line to join long list of Wallabies debutants
Queensland Times / Posted 4 days ago
and hooker Tolu Latu in a 30-man squad for the upcoming Rugby Championship clashes against South Africa and Argentina. Melbourne Rebels flier Naivalu was born in Fiji but became eligible to play for Australia on Monday. He has been involved in... Read more
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4d
The Morning Bulletin
Naivalu, Latu in line to join long list of Wallabies debutantsand hooker Tolu Latu in a 30-man squad for the upcoming Rugby Championship clas
Naivalu, Latu in line to join long list of Wallabies debutants
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
and hooker Tolu Latu in a 30-man squad for the upcoming Rugby Championship clashes against South Africa and Argentina. Melbourne Rebels flier Naivalu was born in Fiji but became eligible to play for Australia on Monday. He has been involved in... Read more
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4d
News Mail
Naivalu, Latu in line to join long list of Wallabies debutantsand hooker Tolu Latu in a 30-man squad for the upcoming Rugby Championship clas
Naivalu, Latu in line to join long list of Wallabies debutants
News Mail / Posted 4 days ago
and hooker Tolu Latu in a 30-man squad for the upcoming Rugby Championship clashes against South Africa and Argentina. Melbourne Rebels flier Naivalu was born in Fiji but became eligible to play for Australia on Monday. He has been involved in... Read more
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4d
Brandon Sun
Naivalu, Latu newcomers in Australia squadtwo rounds of the Rugby Championship only days after becoming eligible for the
Naivalu, Latu newcomers in Australia squad
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
two rounds of the Rugby Championship only days after becoming eligible for the national team. Naivalu, who plays for the Melbourne Rebels in Super Rugby, became eligible Monday and was named Thursday in a 30-man squad to play away matches against... Read more
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Canberra Times
ACT Brumbies seek Super Rugby exemption to use direct flight from Canberra to Wellingtonv Otago Highlanders at Canberra Stadium Rd 7, April 8: Brumbies v Queensland R
ACT Brumbies seek Super Rugby exemption to use direct flight from Canberra to Wellington
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
v Otago Highlanders at Canberra Stadium Rd 7, April 8: Brumbies v Queensland Reds at Canberra Stadium Rd 8, April 15: Melbourne Rebels v Brumbies at AAMI Park, Melbourne Rd 9, April 21: Wellington Hurricanes v Brumbies venue TBA in New... Read more
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The North West Star
ACT Brumbies seek Super Rugby exemption to use direct flight from Canberra to Wellingtonv Otago Highlanders at Canberra Stadium Rd 7, April 8: Brumbies v Queensland R
ACT Brumbies seek Super Rugby exemption to use direct flight from Canberra to Wellington
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
v Otago Highlanders at Canberra Stadium Rd 7, April 8: Brumbies v Queensland Reds at Canberra Stadium Rd 8, April 15: Melbourne Rebels v Brumbies at AAMI Park, Melbourne Rd 9, April 21: Wellington Hurricanes v Brumbies venue TBA in New... Read more
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5d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Same old, same old Super rugby formatof 2016 as we look forward to seeing their continued improvement." Super rugby
Same old, same old Super rugby format
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
of 2016 as we look forward to seeing their continued improvement." Super rugby 2017 will kick off on February 23 when the Melbourne Rebels host the Auckland Blues, while the Sharks will be the first South African side in action when they take on... Read more
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6d
AllAfrica.com
Stormers v Bulls Derby to Open 2017 SeasonThe 2017 Super Rugby tournament kicks-off on Thursday, February 23 with the Mel
Stormers v Bulls Derby to Open 2017 Season
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The 2017 Super Rugby tournament kicks-off on Thursday, February 23 with the Melbourne Rebels hosting the Auckland-based Blues at AAMI Park in Melbourne. The Thursday night kick-off is a first for Super Rugby and is followed a week later by another... Read more
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6d
iafrica.com
New twist to Super Rugbyto drive up the numbers at the stadium turnstiles. The competition will kick o
New twist to Super Rugby
iafrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
to drive up the numbers at the stadium turnstiles. The competition will kick off on Thursday, February 23, when the Melbourne Rebels host the Blues. The Sharks will be the first South African side in action when they take on the Reds in... Read more
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6d
Canberra Times
Melbourne Rebels to kick off Super Rugby 2017 season with Blues at AAMI ParkMelbourne Rebels will embrace the spotlight when they open the 2017 Super Rugby
Melbourne Rebels to kick off Super Rugby 2017 season with Blues at AAMI Park
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
Melbourne Rebels will embrace the spotlight when they open the 2017 Super Rugby season against the Auckland Blues at AAMI Park on Thursday, February 23. Super Rugby released its draw on Tuesday and the Rebels will look to attract a big crowd with... Read more
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6d
Canberra Times
Super Rugby: Brumbies dealt a financial blow with no Waratahs home gamescheduled for 2017 and we're looking forward to getting everyone out there." T
Super Rugby: Brumbies dealt a financial blow with no Waratahs home game
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
scheduled for 2017 and we're looking forward to getting everyone out there." The Brumbies' final home game is against the Melbourne Rebels on June 3 – seven weeks out from the end of the regular season factoring in the representative... Read more
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6d
Super Sport
SA derbies in Super Rugby first week Vodacom Super Rugby 2017 will kick off on Thursday 23 February 2017when the M
SA derbies in Super Rugby first week
Super Sport / Posted 6 days ago
Vodacom Super Rugby 2017 will kick off on Thursday 23 February 2017when the Melbourne Rebels host the Blues, while the Cell C Sharks will be the first South African side in action when they take on the Reds in... Read more
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6d
Northern Star
Reds off to Buenos Aires for first timewill tackle the second-year South American team in round five. Super Rugby's f
Reds off to Buenos Aires for first time
Northern Star / Posted 6 days ago
will tackle the second-year South American team in round five. Super Rugby's first Thursday night match when the Melbourne Rebels host the Blues on February 23 to open the season. The competition again will feature 18 teams across... Read more
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6d
The Daily Mercury
Reds off to Buenos Aires for first timewill tackle the second-year South American team in round five. Super Rugby's f
Reds off to Buenos Aires for first time
The Daily Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
will tackle the second-year South American team in round five. Super Rugby's first Thursday night match when the Melbourne Rebels host the Blues on February 23 to open the season. The competition again will feature 18 teams across... Read more
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6d
Toowoomba Chronicle
Reds off to Buenos Aires for first timewill tackle the second-year South American team in round five. Super Rugby's f
Reds off to Buenos Aires for first time
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
will tackle the second-year South American team in round five. Super Rugby's first Thursday night match when the Melbourne Rebels host the Blues on February 23 to open the season. The competition again will feature 18 teams across... Read more
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6d
Queensland Times
Reds off to Buenos Aires for first timewill tackle the second-year South American team in round five. Super Rugby's f
Reds off to Buenos Aires for first time
Queensland Times / Posted 6 days ago
will tackle the second-year South American team in round five. Super Rugby's first Thursday night match when the Melbourne Rebels host the Blues on February 23 to open the season. The competition again will feature 18 teams across... Read more
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6d
The Morning Bulletin
Reds off to Buenos Aires for first timewill tackle the second-year South American team in round five. Super Rugby's f
Reds off to Buenos Aires for first time
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
will tackle the second-year South American team in round five. Super Rugby's first Thursday night match when the Melbourne Rebels host the Blues on February 23 to open the season. The competition again will feature 18 teams across... Read more
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6d
News Mail
Reds off to Buenos Aires for first timewill tackle the second-year South American team in round five. Super Rugby's f
Reds off to Buenos Aires for first time
News Mail / Posted 6 days ago
will tackle the second-year South American team in round five. Super Rugby's first Thursday night match when the Melbourne Rebels host the Blues on February 23 to open the season. The competition again will feature 18 teams across... Read more
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6d
Daily Examiner
Reds off to Buenos Aires for first timewill tackle the second-year South American team in round five. Super Rugby's f
Reds off to Buenos Aires for first time
Daily Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
will tackle the second-year South American team in round five. Super Rugby's first Thursday night match when the Melbourne Rebels host the Blues on February 23 to open the season. The competition again will feature 18 teams across... Read more
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6d
Eye Witness News
Top versus bottom in Tokyo opens 2017 Super Rugby seasonattention. The 2017 season, the second played under the two-group, four confer
Top versus bottom in Tokyo opens 2017 Super Rugby season
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
attention. The 2017 season, the second played under the two-group, four conference, 18-team format, will be opened by the Melbourne Rebels and the Auckland Blues in Australia on Thursday, 23 February. The Western Force and Queensland Reds will... Read more
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6d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Super Rugby format unchanged for 2017he said. "Super Rugby continues to be the toughest rugby tournament in the wor
Super Rugby format unchanged for 2017
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
he said. "Super Rugby continues to be the toughest rugby tournament in the world." The season kicks off with the Melbourne Rebels playing the Auckland Blues at home on Thursday, February 23, and culminates in the competition final on... Read more
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6d
SportsFan
Rebels handed nightmare drawMore More News Melbourne Rebels will host the opening Super Rugby match of the
Rebels handed nightmare draw
SportsFan / Posted 6 days ago
More More News Melbourne Rebels will host the opening Super Rugby match of the 2017 season, but have been handed the toughest start of the five Australian franchises. The Rebels entertain the Blues on Thursday February 23, and play New Zealand's... Read more
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6d
Channel NewsAsia
Top versus bottom in Tokyo opens 2017 Super Rugby seasonattention. The 2017 season, the second played under the two-group, four confer
Top versus bottom in Tokyo opens 2017 Super Rugby season
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
attention. The 2017 season, the second played under the two-group, four conference, 18-team format, will be opened by the Melbourne Rebels and the Auckland Blues in Australia on Thursday, Feb. 23. The Western Force and Queensland Reds will also... Read more
8d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Pocock breaks hand, out of Rugby Championship Testsopening 12 minutes was Pocock's last match at home ahead of his planned 2017 sa
Pocock breaks hand, out of Rugby Championship Tests
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
opening 12 minutes was Pocock's last match at home ahead of his planned 2017 sabbatical from rugby. Sean McMahon and his Melbourne Rebels teammate Lopeti Timani are in line to take over Pocock's spot at the back of the Wallabies' scrum. The... Read more
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8d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Pocock to miss rest of Rugby Championship with broken handleave a big hole to fill in upcoming games against South Africa and Argentina.
Pocock to miss rest of Rugby Championship with broken hand
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
leave a big hole to fill in upcoming games against South Africa and Argentina. His latest injury could open the door for Melbourne Rebels star Lopeti Timani to make his way into the starting line-up. Timani, a 124kg powerhouse who can also play... Read more
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8d
SportsFan
Wallaby star Pocock suffers broken handleave a big hole to fill in upcoming games against South Africa and Argentina.
Wallaby star Pocock suffers broken hand
SportsFan / Posted 8 days ago
leave a big hole to fill in upcoming games against South Africa and Argentina. His latest injury could open the door for Melbourne Rebels star Lopeti Timani to make his way into the starting line-up. Timani, a 124kg powerhouse who can also play... Read more
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8d
Super Sport
Pocock out of Rugby Championship testsopening 12 minutes was Pocock's last match at home ahead of his planned 2017 sa
Pocock out of Rugby Championship tests
Super Sport / Posted 8 days ago
opening 12 minutes was Pocock's last match at home ahead of his planned 2017 sabbatical from rugby. Sean McMahon and his Melbourne Rebels teammate Lopeti Timani are in line to take over Pocock's spot at the back of the Wallabies' scrum. The... Read more
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8d
SportsFan
Wallaby Pocock suffers broken handleave a big hole to fill in upcoming games against South Africa and Argentina.
Wallaby Pocock suffers broken hand
SportsFan / Posted 8 days ago
leave a big hole to fill in upcoming games against South Africa and Argentina. His latest injury could open the door for Melbourne Rebels star Lopeti Timani to make his way into the starting line-up. Timani, a 124kg powerhouse who can also play... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Wallabies' Pocock out of Rugby Championship with broken handwas likely he would return for the final Bledisloe Cup match against the All Bl
Wallabies' Pocock out of Rugby Championship with broken hand
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
was likely he would return for the final Bledisloe Cup match against the All Blacks in Auckland on Oct. 22, the team said. Melbourne Rebels loose forward Sean McMahon could be considered to replace Pocock after impressing from off the bench against... Read more
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9d
Super Sport
Pumas to target Aus' 'Fooper' comboSpeight drops out of the match-day 23, meaning potential test debuts for New So
Pumas to target Aus' 'Fooper' combo
Super Sport / Posted 9 days ago
Speight drops out of the match-day 23, meaning potential test debuts for New South Wales Waratahs prop Tom Robertson and Melbourne Rebels backrower Lopeti Timani. The sides will play their first match since the World Cup semifinal, which... Read more
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Canberra Times
Brumbies sign young guns Jordan Jackson-Hope and Faalelei Sioneburst on to the rugby scene in two matches in 2016, which included setting up a
Brumbies sign young guns Jordan Jackson-Hope and Faalelei Sione
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
burst on to the rugby scene in two matches in 2016, which included setting up a crucial try against the Melbourne Rebels and then scoring his maiden try at home against the Sunwolves. Larkham said he is looking forward to seeing... Read more
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iol.co.za
Wallabies hope Timani can be a smash hitabout 124 kilograms, is called 'Pet' by his team mates in an abbreviation of hi
Wallabies hope Timani can be a smash hit
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
about 124 kilograms, is called 'Pet' by his team mates in an abbreviation of his name but described as 'scary' by his Melbourne Rebels coach Tony McGahan and a 'hit-man' by local rugby media. McGahan joked that his Rebels team mates had tried... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Wallabies hope Timani can be a smash hit on debutabout 124 kilograms, is called 'Pet' by his team mates in an abbreviation of hi
Wallabies hope Timani can be a smash hit on debut
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
about 124 kilograms, is called 'Pet' by his team mates in an abbreviation of his name but described as 'scary' by his Melbourne Rebels coach Tony McGahan and a 'hit-man' by local rugby media. McGahan joked that his Rebels team mates had tried... Read more
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Super Sport
Pumas to target Australia's 'Fooper' combinationSpeight drops out of the match-day 23, meaning potential test debuts for New So
Pumas to target Australia's 'Fooper' combination
Super Sport / Posted 10 days ago
Speight drops out of the match-day 23, meaning potential test debuts for New South Wales Waratahs prop Tom Robertson and Melbourne Rebels backrower Lopeti Timani. The sides will play their first match since the World Cup semifinal, which... Read more
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10d
SportsFan
Drew Mitchell told to get up to speedin the Sevens, and he's getting back to the right size. "I've liked his attitu
Drew Mitchell told to get up to speed
SportsFan / Posted 10 days ago
in the Sevens, and he's getting back to the right size. "I've liked his attitude, so I want to give him an opportunity." Prop Tom Robertson will make his debut off the bench, and Melbourne Rebels star Lopeti Timani is also set to earn his first c... Read more
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iafrica.com
Wallaby door opened for SimmonsTom Robertson could be in line to become the eighth Wallaby debutant this seaso
Wallaby door opened for Simmons
iafrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Tom Robertson could be in line to become the eighth Wallaby debutant this season after he was named on an extended bench. Melbourne Rebels' back row forward Lopeti Timani was again named in the extended reserves list after being omitted from last... Read more
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Canberra Times
Rugby Championship 2016: Kane Douglas dropped as Michael Cheika makes one change to Wallabies for Pumas gameTom Robertson is one step closer to making his Wallabies debut after being name
Rugby Championship 2016: Kane Douglas dropped as Michael Cheika makes one change to Wallabies for Pumas game
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
Tom Robertson is one step closer to making his Wallabies debut after being named on the bench alongside another debutant in Melbourne Rebels utility forward Lopeti Timani. Simmons' inclusion for Douglas is the least number of changes Cheika has... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Aussies change locks again, open door to SimmonsTom Robertson could be in line to become the eighth Wallaby debutant this seaso
Aussies change locks again, open door to Simmons
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 days ago
Tom Robertson could be in line to become the eighth Wallaby debutant this season after he was named on an extended bench. Melbourne Rebels' backrower Lopeti Timani was again named in the extended reserves list after being omitted from last week's... Read more
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Super Sport
Aussies change locks againTom Robertson could be in line to become the eighth Wallaby debutant this seaso
Aussies change locks again
Super Sport / Posted 11 days ago
Tom Robertson could be in line to become the eighth Wallaby debutant this season after he was named on an extended bench. Melbourne Rebels' backrower Lopeti Timani was again named in the extended reserves list after being omitted from last week's... Read more
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Canberra Times
Win over Springboks lets Wallabies get back to free-flowing play: Michael Hoopermatch between the Wallabies and Springboks at Suncorp Stadium. Photo: Matt Robe
Win over Springboks lets Wallabies get back to free-flowing play: Michael Hooper
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
match between the Wallabies and Springboks at Suncorp Stadium. Photo: Matt Roberts Waratahs young gun Tom Robertson and Melbourne Rebels prop Toby Smith will travel to Perth as cover. "He's got a slight medial strain so he's not travelling to... Read more
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Canberra Times
Axing Australian Super Rugby team could force young talent overseas, says Brumbies hooker Robbie Abelfuture Wallabies will be lost to overseas clubs. It is unclear which Australia
Axing Australian Super Rugby team could force young talent overseas, says Brumbies hooker Robbie Abel
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
future Wallabies will be lost to overseas clubs. It is unclear which Australian team, if any, would be cut, but the Force, Melbourne Rebels and Brumbies are all feeling the financial pinch. Abel said the players must be the priority to ensure the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hurricanes fullback Woodward leaves Wellington for BristolEnglish Premiership club Bristol. The 26-year-old New Zealander moved back to
Hurricanes fullback Woodward leaves Wellington for Bristol
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
English Premiership club Bristol. The 26-year-old New Zealander moved back to his home city in 2015 after a stint with the Melbourne Rebels and played on the wing in the Hurricanes' Super Rugby final victory over South Africa's Lions last... Read more
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The North West Star
Wallabies v South Africa: Scott Fardy dropped, Dean Mumm to start against Springboksthey'll be." The Wallabies will finalise their bench on Friday with Drew Mitch
Wallabies v South Africa: Scott Fardy dropped, Dean Mumm to start against Springboks
The North West Star / Posted 16 days ago
they'll be." The Wallabies will finalise their bench on Friday with Drew Mitchell, Rory Arnold and a possible debutant in Melbourne Rebels second-rower Lopeti Timani all new faces from the last All Blacks defeat. "We're very keen to give Lopeti... Read more
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