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One week after rankings rise, Wallabies chase more history against Pumas

One week after rankings rise, Wallabies chase more history against Pumas

The Wallabies have not won three consecutive games in The Rugby Championship since 2015. They can snap that streak on Saturday.

  • by Sam Phillips

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O’Connor to play first Test this season, Swinton dropped for Pumas clash

O’Connor to play first Test this season, Swinton dropped for Pumas clash

Reece Hodge has beaten James O’Connor to the vacant fullback slot but the Reds star will make his return via the bench. The news isn’t as good for Swinton, who has been left out of the squad.

  • by Sam Phillips
Fresh out of a ‘glorified jail cell’, McMahon wants to match it with the big boys again at Test level

Fresh out of a ‘glorified jail cell’, McMahon wants to match it with the big boys again at Test level

It’s been nearly four years since Sean McMahon last appeared on the international stage and the 26-Test back-rower admits he would have liked to wear a gold jersey at the 2019 World Cup.

  • by Tom Decent
‘We’re playing a different beast’: Ledesma wary of Kerevi and Wallabies

‘We’re playing a different beast’: Ledesma wary of Kerevi and Wallabies

Argentina managed two draws against Australia last year but coach Mario Ledesma insists this Wallabies team is vastly improved ahead of Saturday’s clash in Townsville.

  • by Tom Decent
All Blacks return to top of rankings after big win over Pumas
All Blacks 36 Pumas 13
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All Blacks return to top of rankings after big win over Pumas

New Zealand warmed up for their 100th Test against South Africa by overtaking them as the world’s No.1 side.

  • by John Pye
Rugby Championship 2021 as it happened: Wallabies stun South Africa as All Blacks regain No.1 world ranking

Rugby Championship 2021 as it happened: Wallabies stun South Africa as All Blacks regain No.1 world ranking

The Wallabies chalked up another win against the world champion Springboks before New Zealand defeated Argentina comfortably at Suncorp Stadium.

  • by Sam Phillips and Tom Decent
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Springboks ready for payback as Wallabies eye off No.3 ranking

Springboks ready for payback as Wallabies eye off No.3 ranking

The Wallabies can climb to third on the world rankings if they register another win over the Springboks, whose status at No.1 is under threat.

  • by Tom Decent
Wallabies and All Blacks remind world that style can also have substance

Wallabies and All Blacks remind world that style can also have substance

With South Africa now playing their provincial rugby in the northern hemisphere, there is a fascinating battle within a battle in The Rugby Championship.

  • by Paul Cully
Rugby Championship 2021 as it happened: Cooper kicks Wallabies to shock win after final siren

Rugby Championship 2021 as it happened: Cooper kicks Wallabies to shock win after final siren

In his first match for the Wallabies since 2017, the 33-year-old playmaker slotted a penalty goal from long range after the final siren to win the game.

  • by Tom Decent and Sam Phillips
Ruthless All Blacks belt Argentina, stay top of Rugby Championship
New Zealand 39 Argentina 0
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Ruthless All Blacks belt Argentina, stay top of Rugby Championship

The All Blacks were ruthless in the 39-0 win, which eclipsed the 38-0 defeat of Mario Ledesma’s Pumas side in the second of two Tests played last year.

  • by Sam Phillips
Rugby Championship avoids COVID chaos after Springboks false positive

Rugby Championship avoids COVID chaos after Springboks false positive

A member of the Springboks support staff returned a positive test after arriving in Brisbane from Cape Town but the case has since been deemed a false alarm.

  • by Sam Phillips and Matt O'Sullivan