Paul Cully In one sentence, Graeme Mew, the lawyer who oversaw the IRB's appeal of the James Horwill not-guilty verdict, made it clear this case was essentially finished the instant Nigel Hampton, QC, came to...
Paul Cully British and Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton faced a testing night after another draining Test match on Saturday.
Paul Cully British and Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton faces a testing night.
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Paul Cully Wallabies winger Joe Tomane has suggested one potential way to stop hulking British and Irish Lions winger George North - send him off to wrestling.
Paul Cully It was the selection which was always going to define this series, the one that asked to be judged. It was the system as well as the player that was on trial. James O'Connor wore No.
Paul Cully IT was Will Genia who reminded us all why supporters from five countries are so enthralled by this series.
Paul Cully Robbie Deans reads riot act to James O'Connor and Kurtley Beale for their late-night fast-food stop.
Paul Cully Wallabies coach Robbie Deans has read the riot act to James O'Connor and Kurtley Beale for their late-night fast-food stop, and suggested senior players might consider action over the incident later.
Paul Cully Not long after last weekend's shattering loss to the Lions, James O'Connor was standing in the bowels of Suncorp Stadium, answering questions about his own performance.
Paul Cully Wallabies legend George Smith will be considered for the potentially series-deciding third Test against the British and Irish Lions next week.
Paul Cully James O'Connor has held on to the Wallabies No.10 jersey for the second Test against the British and Irish Lions, with coach Robbie Deans making only two injury-enforced changes to the starting XV...
Paul Cully The conundrum facing the Wallabies with James O'Connor is this: should they move the No.10 to the right wing, Kurtley Beale to No.
Paul Cully If George Smith passes muster at training this week, we would fully expect the No.7 to secure a position on the bench, at the least.
Paul Cully 'I told you he was a threat,'' Lions assistant coach Andy Farrell deadpanned as the inevitable question about Israel Folau arrived.
Paul Cully About two hours after the final whistle at Suncorp Stadium, the main group of the Wallabies trudged back into their city centre hotel.
Paul Cully Lions deserved to win, but showed some weaknesses in the last quarter.
Paul Cully When the final whistle went, James Horwill could only look on and wonder what could have been.
Paul Cully When the final whistle went, James Horwill could only look on and wonder what might have been. Short. Agonisingly so. The 28-year-old had only previously led his country eight times.
Paul Cully The five keys to deciding the first Test.
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Paul Cully DEBUTANT Israel Folau has signalled his readiness for the intensity of the British and Irish Lions by splitting open Wallabies enforcer and mate Wycliff Palu at a ramped-up training session on...