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Simmons replaces Rodda as Hunt misses out for Wallabies

Australia head coach Michael Cheika only made one forced change to his starting line-up, Rob Simmons moving into the second row.
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Sopoaga replaces injured Barrett for Bledisloe clash

Lima Sopoaga will make his first All Blacks start for over two years in the absence of Beauden Barrett in Brisbane.
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Milner-Skudder undergoes surgery on injured shoulder

New Zealand star Nehe Milner-Skudder will begin his rehabiliation after having surgery on his injured shoulder.
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Hansen defends under-fire Sonny Bill Williams: He is playing well

Steve Hansen leapt to the defence of All Blacks centre Sonny Bill Williams ahead of Saturday's Bledisloe Cup clash.
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De Allende red card was wrong decision - SANZAAR

South Africa centre Damian de Allende will not serve a ban after it was ruled that he was wrongly sent off against the All Blacks.
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Luckless Milner-Skudder out for six months with dislocated shoulder

A fresh injury blow will see Nehe Milner-Skudder miss up to six months of action after the New Zealand winger dislocated his right shoulder.
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Wallabies overcome Pumas in Mendoza

The Wallabies completed their Rugby Championship with a hard-fought win over Argentina in Mendoza.
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Springboks are heading in the right direction, insists Coetzee

The Springboks produced a much-improved display in Cape Town after humiliating 57-0 loss to the All Blacks last month.
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South Africa v New Zealand: Everything you need to know

It may be a dead rubber, but South Africa and New Zealand still have plenty to play for in the Rugby Championship on Saturday.
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Argentina v Australia: Everything you need to know

Second place is up for grabs for Australia, while Argentina are looking to avoid a first winless Rugby Championship since 2013.
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Wallabies unchanged for the first time under Cheika

Australia are in the unfamiliar position of having an unchanged starting XV for the Rugby Championship Test against Argentina.
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Foley urges Australia to rise to Argentina challenge

Australia's Rugby Championship campaign concludes in Mendoza on Saturday and Bernard Foley is determined to finish on a high.
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Youngsters will 'grow an arm and a leg' following Argentina win - Hansen

Argentina made life difficult for the All Blacks in the second half on Saturday, but Steve Hansen believes his players will learn from that.
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Perese, Timani and Arnold released from Australia squad

Australia have trimmed their Rugby Championship squad, with Izaia Perese, Lopeti Timani and Rory Arnold released for game time in the NRC.
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Retallick to miss Springboks Test after family bereavement

All Blacks head coach Steve Hansen revealed a family tragedy involving lock Brodie Retallick, who lost his baby son prematurely.
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Barrett, Read inspire All Blacks in Buenos Aires

Beauden Barrett and Kieran Read starred in New Zealand's win over Argentina in Buenos Aires on Saturday.
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Cheika defends Folau over Leyds hair pull

South Africa wing Dillyn Leyds said Israel Folau "100 per cent" pulled his hair in a tackle, but Australia coach Michael Cheika disagreed.
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Coetzee frustrated by profligate Boks

Allister Coetzee lamented South Africa's failure to make the most of their chances in the Rugby Championship draw with Australia.
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Wallabies and Springboks draw again to hand All Blacks Rugby Championship

Elton Jantjies missed a late penalty as South Africa and Australia played out their second draw of the 2017 Rugby Championship.
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All Blacks retain Rugby Championship title after Wallabies and Boks draw

The Wallabies' draw with the Springboks in Bloemfontein ensured that New Zealand are Rugby Championship winners yet again.
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