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Georgina Robinson

Georgina Robinson is a Sports Reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald

England under pressure, says Ewen McKenzie

Georgina Robinson Wallabies coach Ewen McKenzie says England are a team under pressure as both teams prepare for Saturday's Test at Twickenham.

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Rob Simmons ruled out of England Test

Rob Simmons.

Georgina Robinson The Wallabies' campaign to retain the Cook Cup has been dealt a blow with the loss of second-rower Rob Simmons.

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James Horwill stripped of Wallabies captaincy for England Test

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Georgina Robinson London: James Horwill has been dropped as Wallabies captain with instructions to regain his abrasive form in clash against England at Twickenham on Saturday.

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Wallabies fall to England at Twickenham as grand slam dream disappears

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Georgina Robinson The Wallabies fell to their eighth loss of the season after a scrappy performance against England in an ominous start to a gruelling five-Test spring tour.

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Wallabies' loss to England bursts mini-bubble

Adam Ashley-Cooper

Georgina Robinson The Wallabies are "remaining competitive" despite falling to their eighth loss of the season and their sixth under Ewen McKenzie, the Australia coach said.

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Double blow as Pocock and Douglas ruled out of clash with England

David Pocock.

Georgina Robinson London: Australia's European tour nightmare has continued with breakaway David Pocock and second-rower Kane Douglas ruled out of the Wallabies' clash with England at Twickenham on Saturday.

Twickenham Test

England, who the bloody hell are they?

Georgina Robinson

Georgina Robinson The English side that beat Fiji last Saturday was the most inexperienced.

Union

It's not pretty, but McCabe sizes up England's mighty centres

Pat McCabe

Georgina Robinson LONDON: Injured Wallabies centre Pat McCabe says England power-centres Manu Tuilagi and Brad Barritt will put Australia's midfield under extreme pressure at Twickenham this weekend.

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It's all in the mind as Wallabies put England away

Robbie Deans

Georgina Robinson LONDON: Robbie Deans has defended his record as Wallabies coach and praised Australia for harnessing the mental aspect of their game to claim a fightback 20-14 victory over England at Twickenham on...

Union

Third-tier rugby competition should slow Australian player exodus

Vikings coach Dan McKellar.

Georgina Robinson The National Rugby Championship will be a success if the next Billy Meakes stays in Australia.

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Third-tier rugby competition should slow Australian player exodus

Next step: Billy Meakes has landed on his feet in England.

Georgina Robinson The National Rugby Championship will be a success if the next Billy Meakes stays in Australia.

Rugby

Jon Collins in race to take over Super Rugby club NSW Waratahs

Georgina Robinson Randwick identity and former ARU director Jon Collins has been revealed as the third party interested in a private equity takeover of Super Rugby table-toppers the Waratahs. 

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Ben Smith shrugs off debate about All Blacks' aura

Highland fling: Fullback Ben Smith.

Georgina Robinson Endless chatter about the strength or otherwise of the All Blacks "aura" does not worry try-scoring sensation Ben Smith. 

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All eyes on Super Rugby fullback battle between Ben Smith and Israel Folau

World-class Waratah: Fullback Israel Folau tries to evade the Brumbies.

Georgina Robinson Springboks coach Heyneke Meyer ruffled a few feathers last month when he declared fullback Willie Le Roux "the best fullback in the world".

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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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Wallabies must do better than French series to overcome New Zealand All Blacks

Wallabies coach Ewen McKenzie.

Georgina Robinson Ewen McKenzie says a drought-breaking Bledisloe Cup win is possible but the Wallabies must "do a lot better" than their horror start to last year's campaign if they are to pull off the enormous upset.

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Michael Hooper says Waratahs' fate still in their hands

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Georgina Robinson The Waratahs have called on the experience of veterans Matt Carraro and Wycliff Palu to right their faltering season against the Hurricanes in Sydney this weekend. 

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Big names benched for Waratahs as Cheika wields the axe

Selection casualty: Wallabies prop Sekope Kepu.

Georgina Robinson The Waratahs have called on the experience of veterans Matt Carraro and Wycliff Palu to right their faltering season against the Hurricanes in Sydney this weekend.

Toulouse condemned after player allowed to play on following severe head knock

Florian Fritz

Georgina Robinson French rugby has attracted worldwide condemnation after a player for Top 14 team Toulouse was allowed to return to the field after suffering a severe head knock.

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Injuries and paperwork make Commonwealth Games success major challenge for Australian rugby sevens

TOKYO, JAPAN - APRIL 01: Shannon Walker (C) of Australia breaks away to score a try in the Cup Final match between Australia and Samoa during day two of the Tokyo Sevens at Prince Chichibu Stadium on April 1, 2012 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Kiyoshi Ota/Getty Images) walker.jpg

Georgina Robinson The Australian men's sevens team are battling a raft of injuries and a looming eligibility crisis in the lead up to the Commonwealth Games.