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Georgina Robinson is a Sports Reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald

Western Force face huge task to snap losing streak against in-form NSW Waratahs

Georgina Robinson The only team the Force have beat this season also happen to be the best team in Australia right now. They must beat the Waratahs again on Saturday to snap a 10-game losing streak.

Twins Ruan and JP Smith on Waratahs hit list after Jacques Potgieter departure

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Georgina Robinson Potgieter's departure puts heat on Waratahs. Has the Australian Rugby Union learnt from its mistakes? Why Matt Hodgson is worth his weight in Wallaby gold, and celebrating 20 years of women's rugby.

NSW Waratahs gutted by loss of Jacques Potgieter

Leaving: Waratahs hard man Jacques Potgieter will return to South Africa at the end of the season.

Georgina Robinson The Waratahs have admitted their deep disappointment at losing abrasive loose forward Jacques Potgieter. 

Jacques Potgieter to join Sharks after two seasons with NSW Waratahs

Jacques Potgieter.

Georgina Robinson NSW cult favourite Jacques Potgieter will return home and join the Sharks at the end of this season. 

Rob Horne welcomes resurgence of Wallabies rival Drew Mitchell

Competition welcome: Wallabies winger Rob Horne.

Georgina Robinson Does Drew Mitchell threaten the pecking order of Wallabies wingers?

Western Force's Matt Hodgson says reinvention as leader kept him in Australian rugby

Force to be reckoned with: Western Force skipper Matt Hodgson.

Georgina Robinson Matt Hodgson has played just 11 Tests, but Wallabies coach Michael Cheika considers him an indispensible part of his squad. Why?

Why we'll never know the full story around the Di Patston case

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Georgina Robinson We will never know the real story of the Di Patston saga. 

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Quade Cooper, Will Genia and James Slipper join Wallabies meeting in Canberra

Reds alert: Quade Cooper and Will Genia were part of Saturday's leadership meeting.

Georgina Robinson Quade Cooper, Will Genia and James Slipper were surprise participants in a day-long Wallabies love-in between the Waratahs and Brumbies in Canberra on Saturday.

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NSW Waratahs brace for defiant Western Force

Georgina Robinson Two-thirds of the way through the season and the Waratahs could finally have their hands on something approaching consistency.

NSW Waratahs take road less travelled in pursuit of second Super Rugby title

Sitting pretty: Israel Folau and the Waratahs scored a gutsy win over the Brumbies.

Georgina Robinson It was ugly and bloody but the Waratahs are braced for more encounters just like their dogged effort against the Brumbies on Friday night.

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NSW Waratahs coach Michael Cheika keeps team focused after Brumbies win

Warrior: Kurtley Beale played through the pain on Friday night.

Georgina Robinson NSW coach Michael Cheika has praised the defensive effort of the defending champions in Canberra but warned they cannot afford to dine out on the drought-breaking victory for long. 

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No need for cheap shots as NSW Waratahs break four-year Canberra hoodoo

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - MAY 01:  Tolu Latu of the Waratahs is tackled by David Pocock of the Brumbies during the round 12 Super Rugby match between the Brumbies and the Waratahs at GIO Stadium on May 1, 2015 in Canberra, Australia.  (Photo by Stefan Postles/Getty Images)

Georgina Robinson The signs were printed and laminated, but never made it on to the Waratahs coaches' box.

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ACT Brumbies prepare special welcome for NSW Waratahs coach Michael Cheika

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Georgina Robinson The Brumbies have a special treat in store for NSW coach Michael Cheika. But will they have the audacity to go through with it?

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NSW Waratahs' Jacques Potgieter to face homophobic slur accusers at ACT Brumbies

Regret: Waratah Jacques Potgieter apologised for using a homophobic slur.

Georgina Robinson From the moment he set foot in Australia, Jacques Potgieter has been one of the Waratahs' most potent weapons. Will a recent high profile mis-step have blunted his prized rough edges?

Wycliff Palu, Jacques Potgieter reunite in NSW Waratahs blockbuster against Brumbies

Heavy hitter:  Wycliff Palu came off the bench for the Waratahs last week.

Georgina Robinson The Waratahs are mustering their big guns to break a four-year drought in Canberra on Friday night.

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika springs surprise visit on Penrith club Western Raptors

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika says the attacking prowess of England and Wales is not news to him.

Georgina Robinson Wallabies coach Michael Cheika took time out of busy World Cup preparations to spring a surprise visit on Australian rugby's community coach of the year, Sila Taungakava, in Penrith on Wednesday.

Israel Folau chases drought-breaking win in Canberra

Israel Folau.

Georgina Robinson The last time the Waratahs beat the Brumbies in Canberra, Matt Giteau was still a Brumby and Israel Folau has just joined GWS Giants.

Michael Hooper and David Pocock defy comparison, NSW Waratahs coach Daryl Gibson says

Beyond comparison: Waratahs assistant coach Daryl Gibson said Michael Hooper can do things David Pocock would struggle with.

Georgina Robinson NSW coach Daryl Gibson outlines the limits of David Pocock's power.

Waratahs and Brumbies go head to head in derby clash with Wallabies ramifications

Brumbies player David Pocock in action.

Georgina Robinson Wallabies jerseys are on the line in Friday's Brumbies vs Waratahs clash. We rate the contenders.

Stage set for NSW Waratahs' Michael Hooper and ACT Brumbies' David Pocock showdown

Michael Hooper is ready for Friday's showdown against the Brumbies' David Pocock.

Georgina Robinson They will spend the next five days talking down the rivalry but even Michael Hooper's teammates know their No.