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Georgina Robinson

Georgina Robinson is a Sports Reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald

Ewen McKenzie sticks to his guns with Kurtley Beale

Georgina Robinson Ewen McKenzie has ruled out using talented playmaker Kurtley Beale on the wing despite a fresh raft of injuries in the Wallabies' back line.

Ewen McKenzie 'not worried' about Quade Cooper, Kurtley Beale departure rumours

Ewen McKenzie is happy to have more choice when it comes to picking his World Cup squad.

Georgina Robinson Two of Australia's top playmakers remain unattached a year out from the world cup but Wallabies coach Ewen McKenzie says he is not the slightest bit worried.

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Ewen McKenzie hints at strategic changes to Wallabies

Will he stay at No.10?: Kurtley Beale with teammates after the loss to New Zealand.

Georgina Robinson Wallabies coach Ewen McKenzie admits the side is under the pump and needs to front up physically for their coming Test against the Springboks next week.

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Coach Ewen McKenzie left scratching his head as Wallabies take a break

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Georgina Robinson Ewen McKenzie will go back to the drawing board after the All Blacks took a nine-inch nail to the bubble of optimism in Australian rugby in Auckland at the weekend.

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Wallabies coach Ewen McKenzie keen for Kurtley Beale to quickly sort his playing future

Deadly combination: Beale credits his improved form to a greater understanding with Bernard Foley.

Georgina Robinson The Waratahs are hopeful of locking in off-contract playmaker Kurtley Beale within a fortnight. 

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Ewen McKenzie still searching for ideal back line

Bernard Foley is back at five-eighth for the Wallabies.

Georgina Robinson Ewen McKenzie has conceded the Wallabies are still searching for a winning back-line combination after a disappointing start to the Rugby Championship.

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Wallabies coach Ewen McKenzie takes latest injuries in his stride

No Wallabies call-up ... Benn Robinson after the Waratahs won the Super Rugby title on Saturday.

Georgina Robinson Ewen McKenzie insists there is no "crisis" in the Wallabies' front row stocks despite injury claiming two players in as many days.

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Coach Ewen McKenzie can afford a 'grunt-laugh' after turning around Wallabies

Eye on the prize: Michael Hooper casts a glance towards the Bledisloe Cup in Penrith on Friday.

Georgina Robinson They have been Ewen McKenzie's Wallabies for a year now and bear the scars and bruises to prove it. 

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Kurtley Beale man to give Wallabies winning edge, says Ewen McKenzie

Smiling assassin: Wallabies No.10 Kurtley Beale.

Georgina Robinson The search for a Bledisloe Cup-winning edge prompted Ewen McKenzie to dump match-winning playmaker Bernard Foley and hand the No.10 jersey to a resurgent Kurtley Beale for the first time in two years.

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After Wallabies' 'confusing' draw, Kurtley Beale waits for Ewen McKenzie's next thoughts

Kurtley Beale looks to spread play on Saturday night.

Georgina Robinson Kurtley Beale could only hope he had done enough to retain the No.10 jersey at Eden Park this weekend.

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Ewen Mckenzie's Wallabies: same guys, different tactics for Eden Park

Wallabies coach Ewen McKenzie announces the team for the second Bledisloe Cup Test in Sydney on Tuesday.

Georgina Robinson The Wallabies are on high alert for a harder-edged All Blacks outfit in their must-win second Bledisloe Cup clash in Auckland on Saturday.

Ewen McKenzie: Eden Park? Bring it on

Crash course: All Blacks captain Richie McCaw collides with Wallaby Kurtley Beale  on Saturday.

Georgina Robinson Ewen McKenzie has urged the Wallabies to put a "hollow" draw with the All Blacks behind them and tip the feared Eden Park hoodoo on its head with more running rugby - rain, hail or shine.

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Ewen McKenzie throws down gauntlet to All Blacks as Wallabies prepare for Bledisloe clash

Georgina Robinson Ewen McKenzie has challenged the All Blacks to "bring their A game" to the second Bledisloe Cup clash and defend their 28-year unbeaten run at Eden Park against the Wallabies. 

James Horwill gets chance to impress Ewen McKenzie in National Rugby Championship

James Horwill will get a chance to push his Wallaby claims in the NRC

Georgina Robinson Experienced Wallabies second-rower James Horwill will join a number of Test players in the second round of the National Rugby Championship this weekend.

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Rugby: Brumbies, Waratahs the right ingredients for Ewen McKenzie's Wallabies

Healthy competition: Wallabies coach Ewen McKenzie hopes Super Rugby stars such as Israel Folau and Henry Speight stay healthy.

Georgina Robinson It is a Wallabies coach's dream – so long as Henry Speight and Israel Folau don't break each other in the battle to make the Super Rugby final.

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Ewen McKenzie calls his Wallabies troops back down to earth with All Blacks warning

Winning streak: The All Blacks won't be worried that the Wallabies have been on a roll, says coach Ewen McKenzie.

Georgina Robinson Forget the seven-game winning streak, the five-try bonanzas and the clean sweep of France.

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Ewen McKenzie rules out sabbaticals for Wallabies' stars

Wallabies coach Ewen McKenzie.

Georgina Robinson Israel Folau may have the Wallabies coach's ear on pretty much anything rugby related, but Ewen McKenzie will respectfully disagree with his prized fullback on the subject of sabbaticals.

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Ewen McKenzie keen to turn Wallabies' defence into a weapon

Ewen McKenzie.

Georgina Robinson Ewen McKenzie will use his second year in charge of the Wallabies to zero in on their defence, deny opposition teams momentum and cash in on counter-attacking opportunities.

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It's Wallabies first as Ewen McKenzie prepares for France and beyond

He has a plan: Wallabies head coach Ewen McKenzie.

Georgina Robinson The Wallabies will use the coming three-Test series against France to prevent another bruising encounter with the All Blacks and Springboks this year.

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Ewen McKenzie says Wallabies must make up ground before Test against France

Natural born leader: Stephen Moore.

Georgina Robinson Wallabies coach Ewen McKenzie says Australia are "playing catch-up" leading into their first Test against France this weekend.

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