David Polkinghorne 6:41 PM Stephen Larkham expects Henry Speight's form to have an impact on the Wallabies' World Cup campaign.
David Polkinghorne 7:00 PM Wallabies lock Sam Carter's Super Rugby season is over, but his World Cup dream is still alive.
Georgina Robinson Kurtley Beale says the Waratahs have steeled themselves against complacency heading into a vital highveld clash with the "dangerous" Lions in Johannesburg.
Sam Burgess has a shot at a second title across two codes in eight months when Bath face Saracens in the English rugby premiership final at Twickenham this weekend.
Lions coach Johan Ackermann has decribed his team's upcoming contest with the Waratahs as "Lions versus the Wallabies".
Ireland prop Jack McGrath may face a suspension that could ruin his World Cup hopes after kneeing Konstantin Mikautadze in the back.
Paul Cully picks the best XV from the Australian conference.