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    2nd Test Wallabies v France 8pmTuesday 13th July,

    This is exactly what I was concerned about prior to KO last night and the issue hasn't gone away. the forward pack lacked being clinical, accurate and urgent in removing the on ball threats of the french and it cost us dearly. All Wallabies interviewed last night identified this, I'm not one.
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    2nd Test Wallabies v France 8pmTuesday 13th July,

    Tonight's game - attacking breakdown cleanout accuracy and stronger ball carrying/retention will be critical to providing some front foot and cleaner ball in all parts of the field will be critical. There were numerous times players became isolated and the French capitalised on this to steal.
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    Winter Tour; Wallabies v France Wednesday 7 July, Brisbane

    Interesting one to watch tonight will be the set piece performance, plenty has been written about the dismal wallabies conversion record to scoring tries within the red zone in 2020. If the lineout (Maul included) and scrum can set a very solid platform in the attacking zone under Dan Mckellar's.
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    Wallabies 2020

    interested to see everyone's thoughts on this side and reasons why it'd be different. slipper, faiinga, AAA, simmons, lukhan salakai loto, swinton, hooper, samu, white, oconnor, koroibete, toomua, petaia, wright, hodge. reasons being. slipper in a bledisloe has done it before he offers.
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    NSW AAGPS 2020

    After watching the Joeys Scots game, from what i see, Scots was the much better side. Defensively quite strong missing very few tackles and when they had the ball, moved it very well across the field in all parts. Joeys defended strongly but you could tell their last 15 minutes weren't as fit.
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    RWC 2019 1/4 Final England vs Australia

    After 4 years of some of the worst Australian rugby in its history, it has all come to end. They deserved to be beaten by 24 points tonight because of their performance and the last 4 years. It sums up the hole we are so deeply in at the minute. New Coach and a few new players is so desperately.
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    RWC Pool D - Wallabies vs Wales - Sunday 29 September 2019 @ 5.45pm

    The rush defence was accounted for when Toomua was directing forwards and flat passes with direct running, against the previous teams we have played, that direct running hasn't happened. tried to play lateral and out the back footy instead which isn't working. I just reckon Toomua is taking.
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    RWC Pool D - Wallabies vs Wales - Sunday 29 September 2019 @ 5.45pm

    Cheik, Scotty J and Mick butchered the halves call. Over the last 2-3 games Toomua has come into his own and rightly deserves the 10 jersey next week and the week after. Forwards still seem somewhat lost early with the halves not directing traffic very well. standing around like browns cows.
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    RWC Pool D - Wallabies vs Wales - Sunday 29 September 2019 @ 5.45pm

    People are crying before they are hit, all the talk about the wingers, AAC is a defensive strong man and its been quoted before by the wallabies and the Waratahs in 2014 that he is a key leader of that line. 3 world cups prior and finals each time doesn't get you no where. In Koroibete we have.
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    RWC Pool D - Wallabies vs Wales - Sunday 29 September 2019 @ 5.45pm

    I somewhat appreciate this team, and am glad the coaching panel have done what they said and picked "horses for courses", the bench is a huge plus. Giving LSL and Coleman 20 to go ham, sting in defense and run the ball hard is good. And KB's bench move is valid, give him 20 against tiring.
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    NSW AAGPS 2019

    Wanted to make a point of the assistant referee in the first half of Joey's Scots on the eastern touchline. Ball was kicked out on the full near the 40 metre line by a joeys player. Scots supporters then made it apparent they were unhappy w the ref's call which stated the ball did not go out on.
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    TRC Round 2: Australia vs Argentina @ Brisbane - Saturday 27 July 2019

    I'm interested to see the where the charged up concept of this passive defence which were "systematic changes" during the 3 Wallabies camps prior to the TRC and how this benefitted in any what way the wallabies ability to limit the boks ball runners momentum. And then what (if any) changes to.
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    Wallabies 2019 Thread

    @Derpus, agreed DHP did let in a few tries. Although I also look back at his past however many tests and rarely does he have a bad game. His consistency in the gold jersey over the past 3 years has been fantastic. Suddenly after one below average test match he's branded a bad player. Give him.
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    Wallabies 2019 Thread

    I am interested to see where the second playmaker or the bench spark (Beale) fits into the equation. I strongly believe if you want Beale at fullback you need two strong defensive wingers to be able to float. Teams will target Beale for his defensive in-capabilities sure but what he brings in.
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    NSW AAGPS 2019

    Morning All, Interesting to see two of the top QLD GPS schools, Nudgee and BSHS playing the curtain raiser for the Wallabies vs Argentina game. Which begs the question, when will the GPS or CAS come into contention for a curtain raiser for a Sydney game which the Wallabies play?? Obviously.
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