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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.

Rugby

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?

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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.

Rugby

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...

Sydney vies for leg of rugby's world sevens series

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Georgina Robinson Allianz Stadium and the SCG Trust are close to pulling off a big coup by luring Australia's leg of the sevens world series to Sydney next year.

ARU deal likely after Kurtley Beale feels the 'love'

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Georgina Robinson The signs are looking good for Kurtley Beale to announce a new one-year deal with the Australian Rugby Union.

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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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Rugby

Matt Toomua warns the All Blacks are still a mountain to climb

Big Tests ahead: Wallabies star Matt Toomua.

Georgina Robinson Australian rugby is riding high on the Waratahs' Super Rugby triumph but Test playmaker Matt Toomua has warned the Wallabies have "a lot of ground to make up" against New Zealand before the first...

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NSW Waratahs coach Michael Cheika backs push for global game

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Georgina Robinson A push for an integrated global rugby season from as early as 2016 appeared to die a sudden death in recent months but there are powerful voices claiming it must not be given up on.

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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.

Rugby

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

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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Rugby

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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