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Super Sport
Hooper believes Australia can end Pretoria jinxis a dangerous Springbok team. They are hurting, just like we were recently aft
Hooper believes Australia can end Pretoria jinx
Super Sport / Posted 33 minutes ago
is a dangerous Springbok team. They are hurting, just like we were recently after six consecutive losses." Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has reacted predictably to the recent change of fortune, making only one injury-enforced change to the team... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Hooper believes Australia can end Pretoria jinxis a dangerous Springbok team. They are hurting, just like we were recently aft
Hooper believes Australia can end Pretoria jinx
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 hours ago
is a dangerous Springbok team. They are hurting, just like we were recently after six consecutive losses." Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has reacted predictably to the recent change of fortune, making only one injury-enforced change to the team... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Hodge keen to sink the boot into Springboksin 2010 to give the Wallabies a 41-39 win in Bloemfontein, their first at South
Hodge keen to sink the boot into Springboks
Daily Examiner / Posted 2 hours ago
in 2010 to give the Wallabies a 41-39 win in Bloemfontein, their first at South Africa's high-altitude grounds. Coach Michael Cheika has added Sean McMahon to the team at No.8, rewarding the 22-year-old for his improved lineout play and strong... Read more
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Northern Star
Hodge keen to sink the boot into Springboksin 2010 to give the Wallabies a 41-39 win in Bloemfontein, their first at South
Hodge keen to sink the boot into Springboks
Northern Star / Posted 3 hours ago
in 2010 to give the Wallabies a 41-39 win in Bloemfontein, their first at South Africa's high-altitude grounds. Coach Michael Cheika has added Sean McMahon to the team at No.8, rewarding the 22-year-old for his improved lineout play and strong... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Hodge keen to sink the boot into Springboksin 2010 to give the Wallabies a 41-39 win in Bloemfontein, their first at South
Hodge keen to sink the boot into Springboks
The Daily Mercury / Posted 3 hours ago
in 2010 to give the Wallabies a 41-39 win in Bloemfontein, their first at South Africa's high-altitude grounds. Coach Michael Cheika has added Sean McMahon to the team at No.8, rewarding the 22-year-old for his improved lineout play and strong... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Hodge keen to sink the boot into Springboksin 2010 to give the Wallabies a 41-39 win in Bloemfontein, their first at South
Hodge keen to sink the boot into Springboks
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
in 2010 to give the Wallabies a 41-39 win in Bloemfontein, their first at South Africa's high-altitude grounds. Coach Michael Cheika has added Sean McMahon to the team at No.8, rewarding the 22-year-old for his improved lineout play and strong... Read more
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Queensland Times
Hodge keen to sink the boot into Springboksin 2010 to give the Wallabies a 41-39 win in Bloemfontein, their first at South
Hodge keen to sink the boot into Springboks
Queensland Times / Posted 3 hours ago
in 2010 to give the Wallabies a 41-39 win in Bloemfontein, their first at South Africa's high-altitude grounds. Coach Michael Cheika has added Sean McMahon to the team at No.8, rewarding the 22-year-old for his improved lineout play and strong... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Hodge keen to sink the boot into Springboksin 2010 to give the Wallabies a 41-39 win in Bloemfontein, their first at South
Hodge keen to sink the boot into Springboks
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 3 hours ago
in 2010 to give the Wallabies a 41-39 win in Bloemfontein, their first at South Africa's high-altitude grounds. Coach Michael Cheika has added Sean McMahon to the team at No.8, rewarding the 22-year-old for his improved lineout play and strong... Read more
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News Mail
Hodge keen to sink the boot into Springboksin 2010 to give the Wallabies a 41-39 win in Bloemfontein, their first at South
Hodge keen to sink the boot into Springboks
News Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
in 2010 to give the Wallabies a 41-39 win in Bloemfontein, their first at South Africa's high-altitude grounds. Coach Michael Cheika has added Sean McMahon to the team at No.8, rewarding the 22-year-old for his improved lineout play and strong... Read more
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SportsFan
AAP sport news list for Thursday- News from Wallabies ahead of their Rugby Championship Test v South Africa on
AAP sport news list for Thursday
SportsFan / Posted 7 hours ago
- News from Wallabies ahead of their Rugby Championship Test v South Africa on Saturday Wallabies coach Michael Cheika says Sean McMahon is the clear long-term frontrunner to replace David Pocock after winning selection for... Read more
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SportsFan
Cheika wants to win the 'Aussie way'More Rugby News The Wallabies won't be compromising their style or approach to
Cheika wants to win the 'Aussie way'
SportsFan / Posted 9 hours ago
More Rugby News The Wallabies won't be compromising their style or approach to break a decades-long hoodoo in Pretoria - Michael Cheika wants them to do it the "Australian way". One of the biggest challenges of Cheika's coaching coaching career... Read more
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iol.co.za
Faltering Boks, Wallabies seek win to restore confidencein the position for Pocock, who suffered a broken hand in the Wallabies' last i
Faltering Boks, Wallabies seek win to restore confidence
iol.co.za / Posted 12 hours ago
in the position for Pocock, who suffered a broken hand in the Wallabies' last international against Argentina. Coach Michael Cheika said McMahon's improved lineout play and strong ball-carrying ability made him a clear choice, believing he... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Faltering Boks and Wallabies seek win to restore confidencein the position for Pocock, who suffered a broken hand in the Wallabies’ last i
Faltering Boks and Wallabies seek win to restore confidence
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 hours ago
in the position for Pocock, who suffered a broken hand in the Wallabies’ last international against Argentina. Coach Michael Cheika said McMahon’s improved lineout play and strong ball-carrying ability made him a clear choice, believing he... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Australia swap Pocock for McMahon in Rugby Championship teamthe team that began a 36-20 triumph over Argentina in Perth two weekends ago ha
Australia swap Pocock for McMahon in Rugby Championship team
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 16 hours ago
the team that began a 36-20 triumph over Argentina in Perth two weekends ago have been given a vote of confidence by coach Michael Cheika. Australia suffered six consecutive losses before edging South Africa 23-17 in Brisbane last month after... Read more
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Canberra Times
Sefa Naivalu one step closer to Wallabies debut as Michael Cheika names teamJohannesburg: Melbourne Rebels winger Sefa Naivalu is within touching distance
Sefa Naivalu one step closer to Wallabies debut as Michael Cheika names team
Canberra Times / Posted 17 hours ago
Johannesburg: Melbourne Rebels winger Sefa Naivalu is within touching distance of making his Test debut after Michael Cheika named him on an extended Wallabies bench to take on South Africa in Pretoria on Saturday. Naivalu, who became eligible to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
McMahon replaces Pocock for Wallabies versus Springboksa hand injury against Argentina earlier this month and intends to take a sabbat
McMahon replaces Pocock for Wallabies versus Springboks
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 hours ago
a hand injury against Argentina earlier this month and intends to take a sabbatical from the game next year. Coach Michael Cheika said McMahon's improved lineout play and strong ball-carrying skills made him a clear choice, believing he... Read more
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Super Sport
McMahon replaces Pocock for Bok clashthe third and final test against England in Sydney. With Pocock set to take a
McMahon replaces Pocock for Bok clash
Super Sport / Posted 20 hours ago
the third and final test against England in Sydney. With Pocock set to take a sabbatical from rugby in 2017, Wallaby coach Michael Cheika believes McMahon may be the long-term answer at No 8. "There's definitely an opportunity (to be a long-term... Read more
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SportsFan
Naivalu in line for Wallabies debutclash with South Africa. The Fijian-born winger only became eligible on Monday
Naivalu in line for Wallabies debut
SportsFan / Posted 20 hours ago
clash with South Africa. The Fijian-born winger only became eligible on Monday to represent Australia and coach Michael Cheika took the first opportunity to throw him into the mix, giving him the nod ahead of positional rival Henry... Read more
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Canberra Times
Rugby Championship 2016: Sean McMahon gets the nod at No.8 for Wallabies against SpringboksJohannesburg: Michael Cheika says Sean McMahon is in the box seat to become Aus
Rugby Championship 2016: Sean McMahon gets the nod at No.8 for Wallabies against Springboks
Canberra Times / Posted 23 hours ago
Johannesburg: Michael Cheika says Sean McMahon is in the box seat to become Australia's long-term No.8 after he got the nod to fill David Pocock's spot at the back of the scrum for the Wallabies in their game against the Springboks. McMahon edged... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
History against the Wallabies in South Africain 1997 - the most points they have conceded in one match, and the second-bigge
History against the Wallabies in South Africa
The Morning Bulletin / Posted yesterday
in 1997 - the most points they have conceded in one match, and the second-biggest loss to South Africa. Wallabies coach Michael Cheika and his team will take some confidence into the Rugby Championship clash, however, having beaten South Africa... Read more
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News Mail
History against the Wallabies in South Africain 1997 - the most points they have conceded in one match, and the second-bigge
History against the Wallabies in South Africa
News Mail / Posted yesterday
in 1997 - the most points they have conceded in one match, and the second-biggest loss to South Africa. Wallabies coach Michael Cheika and his team will take some confidence into the Rugby Championship clash, however, having beaten South Africa... Read more
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Daily Examiner
History against the Wallabies in South Africain 1997 - the most points they have conceded in one match, and the second-bigge
History against the Wallabies in South Africa
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
in 1997 - the most points they have conceded in one match, and the second-biggest loss to South Africa. Wallabies coach Michael Cheika and his team will take some confidence into the Rugby Championship clash, however, having beaten South Africa... Read more
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Northern Star
History against the Wallabies in South Africain 1997 - the most points they have conceded in one match, and the second-bigge
History against the Wallabies in South Africa
Northern Star / Posted yesterday
in 1997 - the most points they have conceded in one match, and the second-biggest loss to South Africa. Wallabies coach Michael Cheika and his team will take some confidence into the Rugby Championship clash, however, having beaten South Africa... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
History against the Wallabies in South Africain 1997 - the most points they have conceded in one match, and the second-bigge
History against the Wallabies in South Africa
The Daily Mercury / Posted yesterday
in 1997 - the most points they have conceded in one match, and the second-biggest loss to South Africa. Wallabies coach Michael Cheika and his team will take some confidence into the Rugby Championship clash, however, having beaten South Africa... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
History against the Wallabies in South Africain 1997 - the most points they have conceded in one match, and the second-bigge
History against the Wallabies in South Africa
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
in 1997 - the most points they have conceded in one match, and the second-biggest loss to South Africa. Wallabies coach Michael Cheika and his team will take some confidence into the Rugby Championship clash, however, having beaten South Africa... Read more
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Queensland Times
History against the Wallabies in South Africain 1997 - the most points they have conceded in one match, and the second-bigge
History against the Wallabies in South Africa
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
in 1997 - the most points they have conceded in one match, and the second-biggest loss to South Africa. Wallabies coach Michael Cheika and his team will take some confidence into the Rugby Championship clash, however, having beaten South Africa... Read more
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SportsFan
McMahon replaces injured Wallaby PocockWallabies coach Michael Cheika has again looked to Sean McMahon to fill in at N
McMahon replaces injured Wallaby Pocock
SportsFan / Posted yesterday
Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has again looked to Sean McMahon to fill in at No.8 for the injured David Pocock More Rugby News Wallabies coach Michael Cheika says Sean McMahon is the clear long-term "frontrunner" to replace David Pocock after... Read more
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Canberra Times
Rugby Championship 2016: Sefa Naivalu ready to shine after long Wallabies waiton their tour of South Africa and England on the back of a big year for the Mel
Rugby Championship 2016: Sefa Naivalu ready to shine after long Wallabies wait
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
on their tour of South Africa and England on the back of a big year for the Melbourne Rebels. Although it's unclear whether Michael Cheika will turn to him for the Springboks fixture on Saturday, Naivalu said he wouldn't let an opportunity pass by... Read more
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Canberra Times
Michael Cheika touches base with Darren Lehmann as codes collide for first time in South AfricaJohannesburg: Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has been in contact with his Austr
Michael Cheika touches base with Darren Lehmann as codes collide for first time in South Africa
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
Johannesburg: Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has been in contact with his Australian cricket counterpart Darren Lehmann and is keen for both sides to catch up in what will be the first time they have toured South Africa simultaneously. Since 1933... Read more
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SportsFan
Rugby can learn from AFL: Byrnemanic offloaders who have changed the face of Test rugby in recent years. Byrn
Rugby can learn from AFL: Byrne
SportsFan / Posted yesterday
manic offloaders who have changed the face of Test rugby in recent years. Byrne has been given plenty of latitude by coach Michael Cheika to structure Wallaby training sessions and his influence has been clear during the team's preparations for... Read more
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SportsFan
Sevens stint still worthwhile for Speightfamously clocked a 10.5sec 100m sprint as a schoolboy and is arguably one of th
Sevens stint still worthwhile for Speight
SportsFan / Posted 2 days ago
famously clocked a 10.5sec 100m sprint as a schoolboy and is arguably one of the fastest men in Australian rugby. Coach Michael Cheika has included him in numerous training camps this year but Naivalu is none the wiser if he will get a run at... Read more
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Canberra Times
Bernard Foley says Quade Cooper combination gives them more attacking freedompair more freedom in attack and will continue to benefit the Wallabies when the
Bernard Foley says Quade Cooper combination gives them more attacking freedom
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
pair more freedom in attack and will continue to benefit the Wallabies when they tackle South Africa this weekend. Coach Michael Cheika made the surprising decision this year to bring Cooper back into the Wallabies starting XV, giving him No.10... Read more
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Canberra Times
Wallabies skipper Stephen Moore fond of Pretoria but knows what Australia are up againstnot always the same because guys have other things on and it's nice to get away
Wallabies skipper Stephen Moore fond of Pretoria but knows what Australia are up against
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
not always the same because guys have other things on and it's nice to get away when everyone's in the same boat." Coach Michael Cheika echoed Moore's belief that touring was positive for the team while also identifying a number of players who... Read more
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Queensland Times
Kepu praises - and fears - young propsgreat young props and players - not only can they scrum but they can run and ca
Kepu praises - and fears - young props
Queensland Times / Posted 3 days ago
great young props and players - not only can they scrum but they can run and carry the ball a fair bit.” Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has also said he might convert 22-year-old Robertson from tighthead to loosehead to balance out the Australian... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Kepu praises - and fears - young propsgreat young props and players - not only can they scrum but they can run and ca
Kepu praises - and fears - young props
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
great young props and players - not only can they scrum but they can run and carry the ball a fair bit.” Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has also said he might convert 22-year-old Robertson from tighthead to loosehead to balance out the Australian... Read more
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News Mail
Kepu praises - and fears - young propsgreat young props and players - not only can they scrum but they can run and ca
Kepu praises - and fears - young props
News Mail / Posted 3 days ago
great young props and players - not only can they scrum but they can run and carry the ball a fair bit.” Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has also said he might convert 22-year-old Robertson from tighthead to loosehead to balance out the Australian... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Kepu praises - and fears - young propsgreat young props and players - not only can they scrum but they can run and ca
Kepu praises - and fears - young props
Daily Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
great young props and players - not only can they scrum but they can run and carry the ball a fair bit.” Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has also said he might convert 22-year-old Robertson from tighthead to loosehead to balance out the Australian... Read more
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Northern Star
Kepu praises - and fears - young propsgreat young props and players - not only can they scrum but they can run and ca
Kepu praises - and fears - young props
Northern Star / Posted 3 days ago
great young props and players - not only can they scrum but they can run and carry the ball a fair bit.” Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has also said he might convert 22-year-old Robertson from tighthead to loosehead to balance out the Australian... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Kepu praises - and fears - young propsgreat young props and players - not only can they scrum but they can run and ca
Kepu praises - and fears - young props
The Daily Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
great young props and players - not only can they scrum but they can run and carry the ball a fair bit.” Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has also said he might convert 22-year-old Robertson from tighthead to loosehead to balance out the Australian... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Kepu praises - and fears - young propsgreat young props and players - not only can they scrum but they can run and ca
Kepu praises - and fears - young props
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
great young props and players - not only can they scrum but they can run and carry the ball a fair bit.” Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has also said he might convert 22-year-old Robertson from tighthead to loosehead to balance out the Australian... Read more
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SportsFan
Izzy will ignite soon for Wallabies: Foleytries as everyone would like he's still doing a lot for the team and allowing u
Izzy will ignite soon for Wallabies: Foley
SportsFan / Posted 3 days ago
tries as everyone would like he's still doing a lot for the team and allowing us to play the way we want to play." Coach Michael Cheika is considered highly unlikely to move Folau to the centres, where many pundits and ex-players believe he... Read more
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SportsFan
New Wallaby props making Kepu nevousat Loftus Versfeld. Together with Queensland Reds excitement machine Taniela T
New Wallaby props making Kepu nevous
SportsFan / Posted 3 days ago
at Loftus Versfeld. Together with Queensland Reds excitement machine Taniela Tupou, whose progress Wallabies coach Michael Cheika is watching closely, the trio represents a bright future for Australia's front-row stocks - leaving veteran... Read more
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SportsFan
New props making Kepu nevousat Loftus Versfeld. Together with Queensland Reds excitement machine Taniela T
New props making Kepu nevous
SportsFan / Posted 3 days ago
at Loftus Versfeld. Together with Queensland Reds excitement machine Taniela Tupou, whose progress Wallabies coach Michael Cheika is watching closely, the trio represents a bright future for Australia's front-row stocks - leaving veteran... Read more
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SportsFan
Izzy will ignite soon: Foleytries as everyone would like he's still doing a lot for the team and allowing u
Izzy will ignite soon: Foley
SportsFan / Posted 3 days ago
tries as everyone would like he's still doing a lot for the team and allowing us to play the way we want to play." Coach Michael Cheika is considered highly unlikely to move Folau to the centres, where many pundits and ex-players believe he... Read more
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iafrica.com
Wallabies 'fear' Loftus factorthose grounds they always play well at. "We would expect them to play very wel
Wallabies 'fear' Loftus factor
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
those grounds they always play well at. "We would expect them to play very well, so we need to have a good week." Coach Michael Cheika believed the two-Test road trip will allow that Wallabies to build on the foundation and momentum they got... Read more
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Canberra Times
Michael Cheika says Allan Alaalatoa will play on tour, ponders Tom Robertson position switchJohannesburg: Michael Cheika says there is "no doubt" prop Allan Alaalatoa will
Michael Cheika says Allan Alaalatoa will play on tour, ponders Tom Robertson position switch
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
Johannesburg: Michael Cheika says there is "no doubt" prop Allan Alaalatoa will be fit to feature in either one or both of the Wallabies' upcoming fixtures against South Africa and Argentina and the Wallabies coach has also floated the idea of... Read more
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Canberra Times
It's a good to time to recall Scott Fardy to Wallabies to meet Springboks' firere going to get. He'll run about in that slightly unhinged way basically trying
It's a good to time to recall Scott Fardy to Wallabies to meet Springboks' fire
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
re going to get. He'll run about in that slightly unhinged way basically trying to damage anything in his vicinity while Michael Cheika looks down with a grin on is face. He's a genuinely tough kid. But if you go with McMahon, you also know what... Read more
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Canberra Times
Wallabies depart Australia with confidence before Springboks TestSydney traffic almost cost Israel Folau a spot on the plane, but he made the fl
Wallabies depart Australia with confidence before Springboks Test
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
Sydney traffic almost cost Israel Folau a spot on the plane, but he made the flight, albeit in a rush. Coach Michael Cheika said the group was refreshed after a week of rest following their 36-20 victory over the Pumas in Perth and he... Read more
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iafrica.com
Cheika mulls No.8 optionsWallabies head coach Michael Cheika will have the perfect opportunity to test d
Cheika mulls No.8 options
iafrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Wallabies head coach Michael Cheika will have the perfect opportunity to test different back row combinations over the next two weeks. Cheika's loose forward configurations during the Rugby Championship has been a big talking point with many feeling... Read more
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SportsFan
Cheika embraces long Wallabies tourMichael Cheika says the Wallabies' upcoming tour of South Africa and England wi
Cheika embraces long Wallabies tour
SportsFan / Posted 6 days ago
Michael Cheika says the Wallabies' upcoming tour of South Africa and England will give his team a chance to from a strong bond More Rugby News Wallabies coach Michael Cheika doesn't think Australia's upcoming tour of South Africa and England will... Read more
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