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Rugby World Cup final will come down to Richie McCaw v David Pocock

Spiro Zavos The greatest wing forwards in the history of the game will decide who claims the Webb Ellis trophy.

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Australian Rugby bosses should have defended referee Craig Joubert

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Spiro Zavos Referee Craig Joubert has been unfairly treated.

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Wallabies must stay on straight and narrow path to beat Scotland at Rugby World Cup

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Spiro Zavos The Wallabies had a hard road through the pool round of the Rugby World Cup. But this slog opened up an easier path in the finals.

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Wallabies must overcome Welsh 'hwyl' at Rugby World Cup

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Spiro Zavos The Wallabies will find Wales easier and harder to defeat than England. Easier, because the psychological pressure is off them. Harder, because Wales pose more problems.

Why Wales did the Wallabies a favour by beating England in Rugby World Cup

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Spiro Zavos A fearless prediction on what will decide the match between Australia and England.

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Michael Cheika has instilled rugby-first beliefs into World Cup Wallabies

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Spiro Zavos Has Michael Cheika changed the Wallabies for World Cup success?

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How Jonah Lomu led to the success of the Rugby World Cup

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Spiro Zavos The Rugby World Cup will be the greatest sport show on earth this year.

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Rugby World Cup 2015: Why Wallabies' halves dilemma may become massive problem

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Spiro Zavos Now they are finally in England, the Wallabies can ready themselves for their dive into Pool A - a shark-infested ocean of death for three of the teams.

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The US has a rich tradition in rugby union

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Spiro Zavos Here are two questions to put the USA Eagles-Wallabies Test at the famed Soldier Field at Chicago into an historical context.

Rugby World Cup 2015: Michael Cheika puts faith in old heads and old legs

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Spiro Zavos We know that Michael Cheika is a world-class rugby coach. Cheika out-coached Steve Hansen at Sydney when the Wallabies won their famous victory over the All Blacks.

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Singing from same song sheet, visitors in tune to break hoodoo

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Spiro Zavos Something unusual happened when the Wallabies lined up to sing the national anthem before their 27-19 victory over the All Blacks in Sydney.

Bledisloe Cup 2015: Can Michael Cheika's new-broom Wallabies sweep aside the All Blacks?

Spiro Zavos Nick Cummins was giving one of his inimitable interviews after the Wallabies' splendid victory over the Pumas.

Australian Rugby Union showing lack of leadership

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Spiro Zavos Australian rugby has fallen behind the pack on and off the field.

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The Rugby Championship: Argentina will be no pushovers for the Wallabies

Spiro Zavos What is the right combination for the Wallabies?

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The Rugby Championship: A World Cup winning team is in Michael Cheika's Wallabies squad

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Spiro Zavos There is something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue about Michael Cheika's Wallabies squad.

Wallabies should play Manu Samoa in Apia

Spiro Zavos The Samoan team has shown it can test the best rugby sides in the world.

Rugby World Cup: Michael Cheika's squad passes the Bob Dwyer test

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Spiro Zavos The Bob Dwyer Rule states that to win the Rugby World Cup a side should include five world-class players, capable of starting in the top sides.

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South African attitude towards Super Rugby is hurting the game

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Spiro Zavos South Africa need to change the rule that allows players to go to Europe and still qualify for the national team.

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Brumbies to win ugly against the Stormers in Super Rugby finals

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Spiro Zavos  JakeBall rugby will be on display in the Brumbies-Stormers match.