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Owen Farrell was red-carded for this high shot but escaped suspension.

Wallabies want ‘consistency’ after Farrell red card escape sparks outrage

After being sent off for a high shot, England captain Owen Farrell was controversially cleared to play in the World Cup after his red card was rescinded.

  • by Tom Decent and Iain Payten

Insight & Analysis

Why new national comp is a ‘need, not a want’ for Australian rugby

Western Force boss Tony Lewis is utterly convinced of the merits of a third-tier competition and his comments should be the start of a broader conversation.

Paul Cully
Paul Cully

Rugby columnist

Jones’ young and underdone Wallabies now have a World Cup target on them

Coaches are notorious for saying they don’t read the news, but you can bet Eddie Jones’ counterparts in England and Argentina clocked Phil Waugh’s comments this week.

Paul Cully
Paul Cully

Rugby columnist

Crazy, courageous or just essential change: Deciphering the shock World Cup squad of Eddie Jones

Eddie Jones is full of surprises but dumping a number of senior players and naming the Wallabies’ least experienced World Cup squad in the professional era left many stunned.

Iain Payten
Iain Payten

Senior Sports Reporter

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‘No one should dictate how Hooper goes out’: SBW savages great’s World Cup dumping

Sonny Bill Williams has gone into bat for Michael Hooper after Eddie Jones left him out of his World Cup squad.

  • by Tom Decent
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Wallabies World Cup bolter Donaldson vows to silence doubters

Two-Test Wallaby Ben Donaldson edged out Quade Cooper this week for a spot in Australia’s Rugby World Cup squad. He’s confident he can deliver for his country.

  • by Tom Decent

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