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As the Wallabies attempt to work out who their best fullback is, Kurtley Beale is expected to meet with the Wallabies’ medical staff on Tuesday to determine his Rugby Championship fate. The Wallabies have used five fullbacks in six Tests, with injury and form playing a role in the revolving door in the position. Tom …

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Wallabies vs Argentina, Lalakai Foketi, Giteau Law, World Cup, LIV golf, video

Amid golfer Cameron Smith’s rumored decision to take the money and run to LIV, Lalakai Foketi – the relatively unknown Test center – showed that there are still some things in professional sport that money can’t buy. In his case, a Wallabies jersey. The question, however, is for how long, particularly with chatter that Rugby …

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Wallabies vs Argentina, The Rugby Championship 2022, news, team, Los Pumas, James O’Connor, Samu Kerevi, Quade Cooper injury

Dave Rennie has turned to James O’Connor to fill the void left by Quade Cooper, as one of four changes to the starting side to face Los Pumas for the second leg of their Argentina tour. The Rugby Championship Test against Argentina shapes as a pivotal one in the 32-year-old’s career, with his reputation at …

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Wallabies forced into more changes for Argentina Test, Hunter Paisami injury, Quade Cooper, video

The Wallabies will be forced to go to the well again, with Hunter Paisami expected to be ruled out of their second Rugby Championship Test against Michael Cheika’s Los Pumas in San Juan. It’s understood the centre, who laid on the Wallabies’ bonus point win with a sublime run and offload in the final play …

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Wallabies star Nic White backs Quade Cooper for World Cup return, Michael Hooper captain, video

Gone are the days of making predictions, the Wallabies are just concentrating on the here and now – and that starts with getting out of the blocks quicker in their Tests. Having copped a barrage of injuries over the past two months, the Wallabies farewelled Michael Hooper, for now, and Quade Cooper for the rest …

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Wallabies veteran Quade Cooper vows to fight back from injury, Argentina, video

Quade Cooper’s Wallabies teammates were among those to throw support his way after the veteran playmaker declared he was “prepared for the journey” of recovering from a serious achilles injury that could rule him out of next year’s World Cup. Cooper, 34, hurt himself in the second half of Australia’s hard-fought 41-26 Rugby Championship win …

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Quade Cooper back while Jed Holloway debuts against Pumas

Australia have announced their side that will face Argentina in their Rugby Championship opener, with Quade Cooper returning at fly-half. Cooper, who missed the Wallabies’ recent 2-1 series defeat to England due to injury, is back in the number 10 jersey for Saturday’s game in Mendoza. The mercurial playmaker will line up alongside scrum-half Nic …

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