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Georgina Robinson

Georgina Robinson is a Sports Reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald

Few left in back line after Tahs overhaul

Adam Ashley-Cooper.

Georgina Robinson What a difference a year makes. Just two players that started this round for the Waratahs back line last season still remain.

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Horne's suspension forces Foley to reshuffle back line

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 19:  Waratahs coach Michael Foley talks to players during a Waratahs Super Rugby training session at Victoria Barracks on April 19, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Georgina Robinson THE Waratahs face preparing for wildcard contenders the Crusaders without two key backs as injury and a suspension marred an important derby victory at the weekend.

No mean feet: Foley says Tahs will go toe to toe in battle of boot

Georgina Robinson THE Waratahs are preparing for a bruising battle that will be as tactical as it is physical against the Bulls tonight - and a warning to Sydney fans: there will be kicking.

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Foley shakes up Waratahs for Bulls match

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 24:  Adam Ashley-Cooper trains during a Waratahs Super Rugby training session at Moore Park on April 24, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Georgina Robinson Adam Ashley-Cooper will move to inside centre in a major back-line reshuffle ahead of the Waratahs' must-win clash with the Bulls in Sydney on Friday.

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Ashley-Cooper ready for bullfight as he moves closer to centre of the action

Adam Ashley Cooper

Georgina Robinson WARATAHS utility back Adam Ashley-Cooper says he is readying his shoulders in anticipation of his return to the midfield against South African conference leaders the Bulls tomorrow night.

Mitchell set to return from injury

Drew Mitchell

Georgina Robinson Test winger Drew Mitchell will go to South Africa with the Waratahs this morning and may be up for selection against the Cheetahs in two weeks' time.

Ashley-Cooper adjusts to a midfield encounter

Waratahs captains run at Allianz Stadium.Adam Ashley-Cooper.  Thursday May 10th 2012.Pictures Steve Christo

Georgina Robinson ADAM ASHLEY-COOPER may have looked confident on the pitch the other night, dazzling dummy run and all, but he didn't feel it.

Mitchell return could spark Tahs revival

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Georgina Robinson The Waratahs hope the long awaited return of Test winger Drew Mitchell will help lift the fourth-placed Australian side to a consolation victory against the Cheetahs tomorrow night.

Foley called on to explain Waratahs' woeful season

Michael Foley

Georgina Robinson WARATAHS coach Michael Foley will front the NSW Rugby board today to account for his side's woeful performance this season.

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Tahs give tweet nothings the axe

Lachie Turner

Georgina Robinson THE Waratahs have had four separate spoof Twitter accounts suspended or amended this year for impersonating players or using sponsors' logos.

Unwanted Pretorius happy to wave goodbye to Waratahs

Waratahs trial game against Samoa. Picture is of Sarel Pratorius. Picture by Grant Robertson/Rural Press.

Georgina Robinson Sarel Pretorius is delighted to be rid of the Waratahs and he is not afraid to say it.

Tahs dish out a hiding - but cop a scare as Barnes is forced off field

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Georgina Robinson BERRICK BARNES and Damien Fitzpatrick sent shudders through the small contingent of NSW fans after calling for replacements within the first hour of the Waratahs' 52-0 trial match victory against...

Tahs keep Barnes door open for another day

Berrick Barnes

Georgina Robinson THE WARATAHS will wait a day to determine the fitness of playmaker Berrick Barnes before naming their team to take on the Reds in the Super Rugby season opener at ANZ Stadium this weekend.

As good as a final: round one against Reds

Waratah training prior to the nsw waratahs vs the Queensland reds this weekend.Captain of the nsw Waratahs Daniel Halangahu kicking practice at training today.Photography Brendan Espositosmh,24th february,2012

Georgina Robinson DON'T tell the Waratahs tonight's game against Super Rugby champions the Reds doesn't matter.

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Hangas and brash: Unsung No.10 unfazed by Tahs captaincy

Daniel Halangahu

Georgina Robinson A BACK-UP five-eighth who did not make the eight-man Waratahs leadership group will captain NSW tomorrow night.

‘It was an accident’ – Rebels to appeal Byrnes’ ban

Adam Byrnes

Georgina Robinson The Rebels will appeal a 10-week suspension handed to second-rower Adam Byrnes.

Tahs take 12 hours to jump the ditch

Georgina Robinson This had better not be an omen.

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Waratahs brush off tension over contracts on eve of Force clash

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 02: Daniel Halangahu of the Waratahs runs with the ball during the round two Super Rugby match between the Rebels and the Waratahs at AAMI Park on March 2, 2012 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images) daniel.jpg

Georgina Robinson WARATAHS five-eighth Daniel Halangahu said speculation about next season's playing roster would not affect the team's performance against the Force at Allianz Stadium tonight.

Waratahs not losing heads over lapse of concentration

NSW Waratahs

Georgina Robinson THE Waratahs will take a painful lesson into Friday's game against the Rebels: never lose focus.

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Foley happy to take the Sevens sidestep onto a bigger stage

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 25:  Bernard Foley of the Waratahs runs the ball during the round one Super Rugby match between the Waratahs and the Reds at ANZ Stadium on February 25, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Georgina Robinson FORMER Australian Sevens captain Bernard Foley learnt a lot about composure in his two years playing the ''frantic'' shortened rugby format.

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