Wallabies coach Michael Cheika and former captain Phil Kearns have slammed the officiating at Ellis Park and questioned the overall standard of elite referees after Australia’s loss to the Boks.
Wallabies coach Michael Cheika believes the selection of scrumhalf Herschel Jantjies in the Springboks’ starting lineup is an indication of his talent.
Coach Michael Cheika insists that the recent attack on a Wallabies player ‘could have happened in any city’ and that the team is in a positive space ahead of the clash with the Springboks. JON CARDINELLI in Johannesburg reports.
Wallabies coach Michael Cheika, centre Tevita Kuridrani and prop James Slipper address the media ahead of the clash with the Springboks on Saturday.
All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has referred to Michael Cheika as ‘Mickey Mouse’ and suggested his Wallabies counterpart needs to ‘control his emotions’.
Michael Cheika will reportedly keep his job as Wallabies coach, but have his powers seriously curtailed.
Wallabies coach Michael Cheika’s fate remains in the balance after a Rugby Australia board meeting in Sydney on Monday.
Former Wallabies fullback Matt Burke says coach Michael Cheika has too much control over Rugby Australia after a dismal 2018.
Former Wallabies coach Alan Jones has lamented the current squad’s poor results under Michael Cheika in 2018.
Rugby Australia chief executive Raelene Castle has confirmed that under-fire Wallabies coach Michael Cheika still has the union’s full support.