All Blacks fullback Ben Smith says they have plans to deal with an expected aerial assault from the Wallabies in Sydney on Saturday.
The Waratahs cemented their position at the top of the Australian conference with a 77-25 victory over a 14-man Sunwolves in Sydney on Saturday. DYLAN JACK reports.
Beauden Barrett and Israel Folau have expressed their concerns over the way aerial challenges are being officiated.
Wallabies fullback Israel Folau has lost his appeal against a one-match ban he received for an aerial challenge against Ireland last Saturday.
Fullback Israel Folau has been handed a one-match suspension for his aerial challenge during the Wallabies’ 20-16 loss to Ireland in the third Test last Saturday.
Wallabies and Waratahs fullback Israel Folau has reiterated his stance on homosexuality on the eve of his return to the playing field. Folau fronted the Australian media in Sydney on Thursday ahead of the Waratahs’ clash against the Blues. The fullback has been sidelined with a hamstring injury for over a month, and will be looking to help his side… Read more →