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Adam Ashley-Cooper and Wycliff Palu ruled out of Wallabies side through injury

Out: Adam Ashley-Cooper.

Georgina Robinson The Wallabies have been hit with a dual injury blow ahead of this weekend's Test against Argentina after veteran starters Adam Ashley-Cooper and Wycliff Palu were ruled out through injury. 

The constant doubts that drive Mr Rugby Adam Ashley-Cooper

Georgina Robinson Privately, Adam Ashley-Cooper is locked in battle with obsessive self-doubt.

Wallaby Adam Ashley-Cooper delivers reality check before Test with All Blacks

Darren Walton He believes in the Wallabies more than ever, but that hasn't stopped Adam Ashley-Cooper delivering a sobering word of warning to teammates ahead of Saturday's showdown with the All Blacks.

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Waratahs moved by Adam Ashley-Cooper's inspirational poetry

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Tom Decent It was like a scene out of the movie Invictus. 

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Adam Ashley-Cooper ready to break finals curse with NSW Waratahs

Running man: Adam Ashley-Cooper training with the Waratahs on Thursday.

Georgina Robinson Decorated Waratahs utility Adam Ashley-Cooper may be six games off his Test century but he has rotten luck in finals football. 

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NSW Waratahs duo Kurtley Beale and Adam Ashley-Cooper in line for Wallabies selection

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Paul Cully The final was so breathless it took repeat viewings for some of the quality to really stand out.

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Adam Ashley-Cooper wary of Hurricanes backline

Adam Ashley-Cooper is crunched by the Bulls' defence.

Georgina Robinson The Waratahs are coming up against one of the most superb back lines in Super Rugby this weekend.

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Waratahs won't mistake Lions for pussycats, says Adam Ashley-Cooper

Georgina Robinson Physical dominance will stop the Waratahs tripping up on a potential banana skin of a game in Sydney on Sunday.

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Wallabies did not see loss coming, says Adam Ashley-Cooper

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Georgina Robinson The Wallabies' loss to England was all the more disappointing because they did not see it coming, Adam Ashley-Cooper said.

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Adam Ashley-Cooper upset by booze link

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Jim Morton Late owl Adam Ashley-Cooper wasn't drinking excessively but the Wallabies have "made an example of him" by banning him due to his seniority.

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Adam Ashley-Cooper 'clear' about Wallabies redemption

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Rupert Guinness, Georgina Robinson Waratahs back Adam Ashley-Cooper has a clear understanding of what is expected of him as a Wallaby under coach Ewen McKenzie in the aftermath of last year's spring tour controversy.

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Adam Ashley-Cooper and Nick Cummins set to return for Wallabies

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Jim Morton Banished three-quarters Adam Ashley-Cooper and Nick Cummins appear set to return to the Wallabies' starting side for their pivotal tour-ending Test against Wales next weekend.

Adam Ashley-Cooper comes to terms with Australian rugby

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NSW Waratahs and Wallabies back Adam Ashley-Cooper will stay in Australian rugby for another two years and will be available for the 2015 World Cup in England.

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The adaptable Adam Ashley-Cooper

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Stathi Paxinos It is somewhat apt that Adam Ashley-Cooper played his first Test for Australia without a number on the back of his jersey.

Wallabies crumble in face of late Boks blitz

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Georgina Robinson A three-try second half bonanza from the Springboks steam rolled the Wallabies on Saturday and ensured the Newlands Stadium hoodoo will celebrate its 23rd birthday next year. 

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Ewen McKenzie launches passionate defence of Wallabies' maul tactics

Defensive: Wallabies coach Ewen McKenzie.

Georgina Robinson There is maul defence and then there is maul defence.

Ray Rice, Hope Solo raise questions about violent sports and violent behaviour

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Spiro Zavos The video of NFL star Ray Rice punching his future wife, Janay Palmer, and then dragging her sprawled body out a casino elevator has raised issues about sexism in sport.

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Joe Tomane's return a key boost for Wallabies in clash against Springboks

Georgina Robinson Joe Tomane knows the Wallabies will be up against it in his first Test appearance in almost a year.

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Wallabies recall winger Joe Tomane for Springboks Test

Stepping up, again: Joe Tomane training with the Canberra Vikings earlier this month.

Georgina Robinson Storming Brumbies winger Joe Tomane makes his long-awaited return to Test rugby in three changes to the Wallabies' starting line-up for their clash with South Africa.

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Wallabies, ARU need to lift their game or risk losing the fans

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Spiro Zavos At the media conference after the close-run Wallabies victory against the Pumas on the Gold Coast, coach Ewen McKenzie was asked if he was satisfied with the play of ''four, five, and six''.

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