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Wallabies Legend Spent Nearly Three Weeks Behind Bars In Japan And Nobody Found Out

In an age where social media and communications technologies are as integrated into human lives as breathing, the news that Wallabies legend George Smith spent nearly three weeks in a Japanese jail without the media finding out is something quite unique. The 111-times capped Australia international has been plying his trade with Japanese Rugby Top League side Suntory Sungoliath since 2016, …

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Rugby World In Mourning As Wallaby Great Ken Catchpole Passes Away

Former Wallabies captain Ken Catchpole, considered one of the greats of Australian rugby, has died aged 78 following a long illness, Rugby Australia said Friday. Affectionately known as “Catchy,” he played 27 Tests, 13 as skipper, and formed one of the game’s enduring scrum-half partnerships with fly-half Phil Hawthorne. Catchpole captained Australia at 21 on his international debut against Fiji …

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Australia Will Bid To Host Two World Cups In The Next 10 Years

After the rather controversial announcement that France would host the 2023 Rugby World Cup, countries around the world are already looking to 2027 with regards to a potential bid.  With both Japan and France hosting world rugby’s next two showpiece tournaments, in all likelihood, the next tournament after that will probably be held in one of the southern hemisphere nations. …

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