Michael Cheika says Sean McMahon is in the box seat to become Australia's long-term No.8 after he got the nod to fill David Pocock's spot at the back of the scrum for the Wallabies in their upcoming game against the Springboks.
Tom Decent Wallabies winger Henry Speight says he has no intention of returning to sevens for the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games – even if some of his teammates want to – but believes his time in the truncated code has been pivotal for his development and overall conditioning.
Tom Decent Sefa Naivalu plans on giving everything he's got to fulfil his dream of playing for the Wallabies and featuring in at least one Test this year after waiting a "long time" to qualify for selection.
Chris Dutton Teenage ACT Brumby Nick Jooste jokes some schoolboys have more hair on their chest than him, but the rising playmaker says he's ready to take the Super Rugby leap next year.
Tom Decent When Stephen Moore first came to South Africa as a 20-year-old in 2003 he was so nervous he prayed the ball did not go out so he wouldn't have to throw a lineout. Now, he embraces the challenge.
Tom Decent Johannesburg: Sekope Kepu says it's "scary" to think he is almost a decade older than up and coming tight-head props Tom Robertson and Allan Alaalatoa, but is impressed with the new generation, even if it they are keeping him on his toes.
Tom Decent Bernard Foley says the selection of Quade Cooper at five-eighth has given the pair more freedom in attack and will continue to benefit the Wallabies when they tackle South Africa this weekend.
Tom Decent Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has been in contact with his Australian cricket counterpart Darren Lehmann and is keen for the sides to catch up in what will be the first time both have toured South Africa simultaneously
James Hall Melbourne Rising edged Canberra Vikings in a 104-point NRC try-fest on Sunday.
Tom Decent Michael Cheika says there is "no doubt" prop Allan Alaalatoa will be fit to feature in either one or both of the Wallabies' upcoming fixtures against South Africa and Argentina and the Wallabies coach has also floated the idea of switching fellow front-rower Tom Robertson from tighthead to loosehead.
Police to hit the roads with double demerits in force for October long weekend.
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Three reserve graders and a first grader will be amongst the final four players to face the group ...