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Cursed Hodge misses again as Wallabies draw with Argentina

Cursed Hodge misses again as Wallabies draw with Argentina

With scores level at 16-16, Australia won a penalty. All eyes turned to Hodge, who smiled, held out his hand and grabbed the ball.

  • by Tom Decent

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Indigenous lyrics to supercharge Australian anthem

Indigenous lyrics to supercharge Australian anthem

An Indigenous Sydney schoolgirl will perform Australia's anthem in two languages ahead of the Wallabies match on Saturday.

  • by Peter FitzSimons
Parramatta the perfect setting for our next step as a nation
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The Fitz Files

Parramatta the perfect setting for our next step as a nation

The only thing more wonderful than the national anthem being sung in the Eora language would be if it was a first step towards the rest of us learning the words.

  • by Peter FitzSimons
Defiant Hooper wants to remain Wallabies captain as he closes in on record

Defiant Hooper wants to remain Wallabies captain as he closes in on record

The Wallabies skipper has come under fire recently but made it clear he wants to remain at the helm in 2021.

  • by Tom Decent
Cully's card: How does Australian rugby rate at the end of 2020?
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Cully's card: How does Australian rugby rate at the end of 2020?

It's been yet another year of tumultuous highs and lows for Australian rugby but the game gets an A-plus for survival.

  • by Paul Cully
Why Rennie thinks Hodge could be a long-term No.10

Why Rennie thinks Hodge could be a long-term No.10

There's a good reason why Reece Hodge will wear the No.15 jersey for Australia's final Test of 2020 against Argentina.

  • by Tom Decent
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Matera remains captain after Pumas strike threat but banned trio won't play

Matera remains captain after Pumas strike threat but banned trio won't play

Pablo Matera's suspension as Argentina captain has been overturned but the 27-year-old and two of his other teammates won't line up against Australia this weekend.

  • by Tom Decent
Ashley-Cooper approached for commentary gig as Nine eye off big names

Ashley-Cooper approached for commentary gig as Nine eye off big names

Nine and Stan Sport are building a new-look commentary team for their rugby coverage next year and there are mix of new and old faces in the frame.

  • by Tom Decent
Wallabies realistic about task of beating Pumas by 101 points

Wallabies realistic about task of beating Pumas by 101 points

Lukhan Salakaia-Loto concedes more than a miracle is needed to claim the Tri Nations title, but the Wallabies forward says finishing the year on a high is crucial.

  • by Tom Decent
RA set to fund Western Force as franchise looks to complete unlikely return to the fold
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RA set to fund Western Force as franchise looks to complete unlikely return to the fold

The Western Force, who were sensationally cut from Super Rugby in 2017, look to be back for the long haul.

  • by Tom Decent
Waratahs' Kiwi signings suggest glory days are still some way off
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Waratahs' Kiwi signings suggest glory days are still some way off

This is not a hit job on the Kiwis. But while Jacques Potgieter showed foreign acquisitions can ransform a side the influence of others has been far milder.

  • by Paul Cully