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Georgina Robinson

Georgina Robinson is a Sports Reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald

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Waratahs to practice their poker faces against Stormers, says Sekope Kepu

Georgina Robinson Cape Town: It will be the return of the poker face when the Waratahs attempt to get their tour of South Africa back on track against the Stormers this weekend.

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Israel Folau out of Stormers clash

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Georgina Robinson Kurtley Beale will return to fullback for the Waratahs' clash against the Stormers.

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Waratahs won't underestimate Stormers despite losing streak

Wary of Stormers: Waratahs' coach Michael Cheika.

Georgina Robinson Cape Town: The Stormers may be in the midst of an injury crisis, a coaching overhaul and a losing streak, but the Waratahs are refusing to underestimate their threat this week.

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Waratahs pack becoming a force to be reckoned with, says Stormers coach Allister Coetzee

Carrying his weight: NSW prop Benn Robinson makes inroads against the Stormers.

Georgina Robinson It took an outsider to call it but Stormers coach Allister Coetzee may have finally hit on the source of the hatred between Jake White and Michael Cheika. 

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Waratahs' fate in their hands after shutting Stormers down

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Georgina Robinson The Waratahs are ''in with a sniff'' at finals football and have five games to make it happen.

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Who dares wins: Waratahs told to storm Stormers

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Georgina Robinson THE Waratahs will play a high-stakes game of truth or dare in Cape Town this weekend.

Springboks staple Schalk Burger bounces back from body blows

Springboks regular: The quarter-final clash against the Wallabies in 2011 was Schalk Burger's last match for South Africa before this year.

Georgina Robinson Schalk Burger has been to the edge and back and there are still things he cannot talk about. 

Tatafu Polota-Nau, Peter Betham in doubt for Wallabies' final two Tests

Tatafu Polota-Nau

Georgina Robinson The Wallabies may have denied Argentina on the Gold Coast, but they could travel to South Africa without the man who helped make the 32-25 victory possible.

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Waratahs take on Highlanders in Super Rugby in top home form

Captain's run: Michael Hooper goes through his paces.

Georgina Robinson Waratahs attack coach Daryl Gibson needs no convincing that the Waratahs' plum position two games out from the Super Rugby finals series has been reached on the back of a 100-per-cent winning record...

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Kane Douglas saga highlights plight facing cash-strapped ARU

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Georgina Robinson The Waratahs are fighting hard to keep Kane Douglas after it emerged the Test second rower had agreed, but not signed his name to, a two-year deal with Irish province Leinster this week.

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Cheika confirms SANZAR investigation as Waratahs hit by injuries

Under investigation: Waratahs coach Michael Cheika.

Georgina Robinson NSW Waratahs coach Michael Cheika has confirmed he had been contacted by SANZAR and notified of the complaint against him by South African broadcaster Super Sport.

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Waratahs the Beale deal after Cape Town win

Rugged defence: Waratahs fullback Kurtley Beale stops Stormers winger Sailosi Tagicakiba.

Georgina Robinson CAPE TOWN: The Waratahs smashed the Indian Ocean hoodoo with a commanding 22-11 win over the Stormers at Newlands Stadium on Saturday.

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Now we're real Super Rugby contenders, says Michael Cheika

Setback: Waratahs winger Peter Betham has a possible ankle injury.

Georgina Robinson Waratahs coach Michael Cheika says Australia is shaking off its "poor cousin" tag in Super Rugby with a more aggressive shop front in the tri-nations tournament.

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Waratahs set piece woes my fault, says Cheika

Been there before: Michael Cheika.

Georgina Robinson Michael Cheika blamed himself for the Waratahs' recent set piece woes and credited a bit of extra attention with his side's 22-11 win over the Stormers.

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Waratahs ready for Western Force's fast starts

Georgina Robinson Michael Cheika's men are preparing to "hang in there" with the fast-starting Force in Perth this weekend.

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Michael Hooper optimistic Australia can take Super Rugby success to Bledisloe

Michael Hooper on the attack against the Sharks in Durban.

Georgina Robinson Johannesburg: With just four and a half months until Bledisloe season rolls around, Michael Hooper says Australia must parlay its Super Rugby form into winning back the trophy.

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Waratahs coach Michael Cheika not surprised by Western Force

Waratahs coach Michael Cheika.

Georgina Robinson The Western Force's run up the Super Rugby ladder might have surprised most Australian rugby fans but not Michael Cheika.

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Israel Folau and Cam Crawford combine for Waratahs' Super Rugby game against Western Force

Back in business: Israel Folau.

Georgina Robinson Perth: The return of Israel Folau and Cam Crawford to the Waratahs' starting line-up for their clash with the Force reunites one of last year's most consistent and productive partnerships.

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Israel Folau's fitness fortifies Waratahs before Western Force

Georgina Robinson Israel Folau does not define the Waratahs but he enlivens and fortifies them.

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Well-oiled Waratahs face more gruelling battles

Dave Dennis sits in the sin bin in Durban last month.

Georgina Robinson After weathering two weeks in South Africa, the Waratahs must steel themselves for two more brutal encounters, despite being back on Australian soil.