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    Wallaby Watch – Blindside Flanker

    The incumbent(s): Hugh McMeniman (QLD): The debate continues to rage. Is MMM better suited to playing lock...

  • Queensland Reds
    Hung, Drawn and QuateRED

    The latest Reds’ promotional campaign features inspiring words with ‘RED’ highlighted, such as ‘HonouRED” “FeaRED” and “InspiRED”, under photos of players who have menacing, determined looks on their faces. I am calling for a Jihad on these posters and wherever someone sees one, they should change the words to ones like, “ButcheRED”,...

  • Queensland Reds
    Live Score: Reds vs Lions

    Live score from Suncorp will start from about 17.30 AEST Tweet

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    Wallaby Watch – Scrumhalf

        The incumbent(s): Luke Burgess (NSW): Nice timing. He’s just been benched by the Tahs. I don’t know if it’s intended to be a wake up call for him. Or he’s being rested. Or he’s bearing the brunt of backlash surrounding the backline not…ummm…b..b..b..being good?. From my perspective he, along with...

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    Wallaby Watch – Fly Half

    The incumbent(s): Matt Giteau (WA): As I said above many, me included, thought he was shunted into the Wallaby 10 jersey last year as a kind of ‘last man standing’. “There’s no one else available so let’s take our best 12 and move him in a smidge”. But now! Now he is...

  • Queensland Reds
    The Reds & the weight of expectation; an historical perspective

    What is it about the pressure of expectation that can have such a negative impact on a performance, and yet, a total lack of expectation can allow a team to play at its unimaginable best? This question takes more significance when you cast your eyes over the recent history of the Reds....

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    Wallaby Watch – Inside Centre

    INSIDE CENTRE The incumbent(s): Stirling Mortlock (ACT): Gees he surprised me last year. Personally, I’m a fan of the dual playmaker option for 12. Lynagh outside Ella. Pappy outside Lynagh. Kafer/Howard outside Knox. Love it. I didn’t think Morty would offer us anything but crash ball. But I was wrong. He showed...

  • Queensland Reds
    SOB (Save Our Ballymore)

    This is a letter from the President of the QRU: “Dear Rugby Fan, I need your help...

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    Wallaby Watch – Outside Centre

    The incumbent(s): Ryan Cross (WA): yeah, him. In case you forgot Cross was number 13 against the...

  • Queensland Reds
    Barnes and Turinui to play against Force

    Berrick Barnes and Morgan Turinui to play for the QLD Reds against the Western force in 2009 Super 14 trial match

  • Queensland Reds
    A Happy New Year for the Reds?

    by Juan Cote If you were standing near the Ballymore exits at the end of last season...