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Israel Folau Cited For Dangerous Play Following Test Series Loss

Wallabies fullback Israel Folau faces more fall-out from the Test series loss to Ireland after he was cited by World Rugby on Sunday for dangerous play. Folau will face a disciplinary hearing this week after being cited for a ninth-minute incident in Ireland’s 20-16 win, one of three times Folau competed against Peter O’Mahony in the air at a kick-off. …

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Sean Cronin Injury Forces Ireland Into Late Change For Australia Clash

Irish Rugby Squad Training, North Sydney Oval, Sydney, Australia 21/6/2018 Sean Cronin

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt has been hit with a late injury ahead of the tour decider against Australia on Saturday morning. Sean Cronin, due to start at hooker for the third and final test against the Wallabies, had been named in the starting fifteen but has been forced to withdraw, with Munster’s Niall Scannell serving as Cronin’s last-minute replacement. Update. …

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Here Are The Ireland Player Ratings Which You Voted For

Earlier we asked you to give us your thoughts on who were Ireland’s best performers during their 21-26 victory over the Wallabies at AAMI Park in Melbourne.  It was a much-improved performance from Joe Schmidt’s men and there were some standout displays from the likes of Peter O’Mahony and Tadhg Furlong which were reflected in your votes. Pundit Arena Audience’s …

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Ireland Edge Out Wallabies To Set Up Sydney Series Showdown

Ireland recorded a 21-26 victory over the Wallabies at AAMI Park in Melbourne to set up a mouth-watering series decider in Sydney next weekend.  Ireland dominated possession and territory while their opponent’s indiscipline led to a nerve-wrecking win for Joe Schmidt’s side. Tadhg Furlong’s second-half try proved crucial as Ireland deservedly put some breathing space between themselves and their opponents midway …

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Here Is The Combined Wallabies-Ireland XV Which You Selected

Earlier today we asked you to vote on who you would like to see in a combined Wallabies-Ireland XV ahead of tomorrow’s second Test.  We’d like to thank everyone who voted and it definitely produced some rather interesting selections which we didn’t expect. Pundit Arena Audience’s Combined Wallabies-Ireland XV 15. Israel Folau (96%) Rob Kearney (4%) 14. Dane Haylett-Petty (73%) …

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