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Strong as an Ox: With bench power like this, Boks are favourites to defend their World Cup

If the All Blacks win it, they will have done it the hard way: this South African team is smart, and their talent goes deep.

Paul Cully
Paul Cully

Rugby columnist

Working with Dr Evil to concoct a Wallabies fiasco

As the business end of the World Cup is played out in Paris, the Wallabies’ plight burns bright.

Peter FitzSimons
Peter FitzSimons

Columnist and author

The great disconnect between grassroots rugby and Wallaby soap opera

While the future appears grim for professional rugby in Australia, the game’s heart will continue to beat strongly.

Malcolm Knox
Malcolm Knox

Journalist, author and columnist


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NSW coach Darren Coleman has welcomed the signing of 21-year-old lock Miles Amatosero, while former Wallaby Isi Naisarani is aiming to win a long-term deal at NSW.

  • by Iain Payten
South Africa’s Bongi Mbonambi.

England flanker accuses Springbok of racist slur during World Cup semi-final

The allegation was made just before the half-hour mark of England’s Rugby World Cup loss to South Africa.

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