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Georgina Robinson is a Sports Reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald

NSW Waratahs win could draw veil on decade of Crusaders dominance

Georgina Robinson Was last year's final a blip or is the age of the Crusaders coming to an end?

NSW Waratahs flanker Michael Hooper hits the road on a new hog

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Georgina Robinson Michael Hooper's new Harley, more rumblings in Queensland and the Pumas set for Sydney.

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Future of NSW Waratahs winger Taqele Naiyaravoro up in the air

Taqele Naiyaravoro of the Waratahs.

Georgina Robinson Will he or won't he? Intrigue heightens around Taqele Naiyaravoro's future.

NSW Waratahs lose Tatafu Polota-Nau for three weeks over concussion fears

Rested: Waratahs hooker Tatafu Polota-Nau.

Georgina Robinson The Waratahs are taking a gamble on the rest of the regular season, opting to rest concussion-prone Tatafu Polota-Nau for their crucial next three games.

Waratahs' Taqele Naiyaravoro says Wallabies cap would keep him in Australia

Odwa Ndungane of the Sharks looks dejected as Rob Horne, Michael Hooper, Taqele Naiyaravoro, Kurtley Beale and Bernard Foley of the Waratahs celebrate after Foley scored a try during the round 14 Super Rugby match between the Waratahs and the Sharks at Allianz Stadium.

Georgina Robinson Waratahs winger Taqele Naiyaravoro says a Wallabies debut would keep him in Australia but rejected comparisons with All Blacks legend Jonah Lomu.

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NSW Waratahs expecting vengeful Crusaders in grand final rematch

Nick Phipps of the Waratahs gets a pass away against the Sharks on Saturday night.

Georgina Robinson Is just winning enough for the Waratahs as they face their final four games in the regular season?

Australian women's sevens side sets sights on Rio Olympics qualification

Triumphant: Australia women's sevens team hold aloft the trophy at Twickenham.

Georgina Robinson Australia's women sevens team is one tournament away from a historic first ever Olympic Games after winning the penultimate tournament in London at the weekend.

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Australia's women on cusp of historic Olympic qualification

An Australia rugby fan gets ready for the action at Twickenham.

Georgina Robinson Australia's women are closer to automatic qualification for the Olympics after completing an incredible fightback to win the inaugural London event at Twickenham on Sunday.

Sharks "unlucky" against NSW Waratahs, says coach Gary Gold

Sibusiso Sithole goes over in the corner.

Georgina Robinson Sharks coach Gary Gold has rejected calls for a return to neutral referees in Super Rugby but called for "competency and consistency" after a controversial loss to the Waratahs in Sydney.

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NSW Waratahs stay in the hunt with controversial win over Sharks

Hard man to stop:  Sekope Kepu of the Waratahs makes a break.

Georgina Robinson  The Waratahs' finals hopes are alive and kicking after a tumultuous 33-18 win over the Sharks in Sydney on Saturday.

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Taqele Naiyaravoro a Wallabies chance, but must earn Test selection

Big ideas: Giant Waratahs winger Taqele Naiyaravoro.

Georgina Robinson Taqele Naiyaravoro should be off to Scotland at the end of the Waratahs' season, but could a Wallabies call-up threaten a $1.5 million deal?

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NSW Waratahs coach Michael Cheika embraces the hard road ahead

Georgina Robinson This time last year the Waratahs were sitting pretty in fourth spot on the competition log, coming off their second bye and a watershed win over the Hurricanes.

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NSW Waratahs: Taqele Naiyaravoro cleared to travel overseas

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Georgina Robinson The Department of Immigration was the unlikely bearer of potentially season-saving news for the Waratahs this week.

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Bernard Foley vows NSW Waratahs can still make Super Rugby finals despite injury fears

Taking aim:  Bernard Foley lines up a kick against the Force in Perth.

Georgina Robinson Waratahs playmaker Bernard Foley is adamant the defending champions will still make the finals despite the weekend's abysmal performance against the Western Force.

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NSW Waratahs at war with themselves to keep title defence alive

Frustrating night: Israel Folau looks to find a way through.

Georgina Robinson Everyone gets up for the champions. Was Saturday's 18-11 loss to the apparently luckless Force the game in which that truism of sport finally sunk in for the Waratahs?

Why the Wallabies need Western Force's Matt Hodgson in a Rugby World Cup year

Invaluable: Matt Hodgson's experience makes him an important figure for the Wallabies in a World Cup year.

Georgina Robinson A game-breaking performance from Force captain Matt Hodgson made it abundantly clear how valuable the undisputed veteran of Australian rugby is to the Wallabies this year.

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NSW Waratahs face fight to defend title after upset loss to Western Force

Nasty knock: Michael Hooper.

Georgina Robinson The Waratahs will be in "a real fight to the end of the season" after going down to the Force in Perth..

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Michael Hooper under injury cloud after Western Force upset NSW Waratahs in Perth

Frustrating night: Israel Folau looks to find a way through.

Georgina Robinson An injury cloud hangs over Wallabies captain Michael Hooper after the Waratahs No.7 limped off during his side's 18-11 loss to the Force on Saturday.

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Queensland Reds haul in former Wallabies coach John Connolly to help Richard Graham

Brighter days: besieged coach Richard Graham talks to Reds recruit Karmichael Hunt prior to the 2015 season.

Georgina Robinson Can the appointment of former Wallabies coach John Connolly as "coaching mentor" help turn around a second dismal season in a row for the Queensland Reds?

Nathan Sharpe says scrum perception can work to Wallabies' advantage

Brumbies captain Stephen Moore should be on the plane to England in September, says Nathan Sharpe.

Georgina Robinson A no-good scrum and forwards who would rather throw the ball around than get down and dirty at set piece? No worries, according to former Test captain Nathan Sharpe, who believes the Wallabies...

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