Former Springbok assistant coach Brendan Venter has tipped his hat to Australia’s attack but says the “Wallabies are not supposed to beat South Africa”.
All Blacks coach Ian Foster and his Wallabies counterpart Dave Rennie agree that the new rule allowing red-carded players to be replaced stood vindicated after Jordie Barrett was controversially sent off this past Sunday in the Bledisloe Cup finale in Perth.
Explosive centre Samu Kerevi and big lock Izack Rodda will pull on a Wallabies jersey for the first time since the 2019 World Cup Sunday as coach Dave Rennie employs new weapons to tackle the All Blacks.
Australia coach Dave Rennie says the Wallabies would not use the All Blacks’ perceived disrespect as motivation for the upcoming Perth Test, drawing a line under a scheduling row that erupted between the rugby powers last week.
Dave Rennie has included 11 uncapped players in the Wallabies squad while there was also a recall for Sitaleki Timani eight years after his last Test appearance.
Wallabies coach Dave Rennie has hand-picked Petrus du Plessis to turn the Australian scrum into a weapon.
The Wallabies have ruled out kneeling during the national anthem in the third Bledisloe Test against the All Blacks on 31 October after a unanimous vote by the players.
Graham Henry says New Zealand Rugby ‘cocked up’ by not considering Dave Rennie as Steve Hansen’s successor as All Blacks coach.
Wallabies coach Dave Rennie has made just two changes to his side for their Bledisloe fixture against the All Blacks in Auckland on Sunday.
Wallabies coach Dave Rennie was left bemused by his charges’ decision to not go for a drop goal in stoppage time of their enthralling 16-16 Bledisloe Test draw with the All Blacks on Sunday.