Jones challenges Deans to come clean on Cooper
Saturday 25 May 2013
Former Wallabies coach Eddie Jones has challenged current Wallabies coach Robbie Deans to come clean on why he has not picked Quade Cooper to face the British and Irish Lions.
More British and Irish Lions news
Deans not talking to Cooper about Wallabies
Friday 24 May 2013
Former Wallabies fly half Quade Cooper has revealed that he has had no contact "at all" with Australia coach Robbie Deans since he was left out of an initial Wallabies squad for the British and Irish Lions series.
Ioane in doubt for first Britsh & Irish Lions Test
Wednesday 22 May 2013
Wallabies and Reds winger Digby Ioane could miss the opening Test against the British & Irish Lions after he had a knee operation on Wednesday.
McKenzie backs Quade Cooper after Wallaby snub
Monday 20 May 2013
Reds head coach Ewen McKenzie has backed former Wallaby Quade Cooper over defensive concerns for next month's Test series against the British and Irish Lions.
O'Connor relishing chance to play 10 against Lions
Monday 20 May 2013
Wallabies and Rebels flyhalf James O'Connor says that he is relishing the chance to play at 10 after being preferred to Quade Cooper as the Wallaby playmaker for next month's three-Test series against the British and Irish Lions.
Wallabies name first squad for British & Irish Lions
Monday 20 May 2013
Wallabies coach Robbie Deans has named a preliminary 25 man squad for next month's British & Irish Lions series without playmaker Quade Cooper.
Wallabies squad for British & Irish Lions leaked
Friday 17 May 2013
Three days before Australian rugby officials will announce their team to face the British and Irish Lions in a three-test series, the big question was who leaked a supposed confidential memo outlining which players should be included.
Mortlock wants Cooper & Genia to face Lions
Thursday 16 May 2013
Former Wallabies captain Stirling Mortlock has called for Quade Cooper to partner Will Genia at half back against the British and Irish Lions.
O'Connor likely to face British and Irish Lions
Monday 13 May 2013
Wallabies and Rebels back James O'Connor has been given a boost for the upcoming British & Irish Lions tour as his injury is not as bad as first thought.
O'Connor in doubt for British & Irish Lions tour
Saturday 11 May 2013
Wallabies and Rebels flyhalf James O'Connor is in danger of missing the British and Irish Lions tour of Australia due to injury.
Pulver warns Wallabies about upcoming pay cuts
Friday 10 May 2013
Australian Rugby Union chief Bill Pulver has the Wallabies that they may have to accept pay cuts as Rugby in Australia is suffering financially.
White: 'Too soon to pick Folau against B&I Lions'
Saturday 4 May 2013
Brumbies coach Jake White says that if the Wallabies pick former rugby league international Israel Folau to play against the British and Irish Lions would cheapen the Wallabies jersey.
Deans : British & Irish Lions tour will be brutal
Thursday 2 May 2013
Wallabies coach Robbie Deans has warned that the upcoming British and Irish Lions Test series will be brutal but also called it the "the ultimate rugby experience".
Nathan Sharpe joins Wallabies coaching team
Tuesday 30 April 2013
Former Western Force and Wallabies captain Nathan Sharpe will join the Wallabies coaching team ahead of the British & Irish Lions tour.
Smith would be honoured to play against B & I Lions
Monday 22 April 2013
Veteran flanker George Smith says it would be an honour to restart his Wallaby career against the touring British and Irish Lions this year after coach Robbie Deans confirmed a recall could happen.
Wallabies coach Deans talks up Folau for Lions
Saturday 20 April 2013
Wallabies coach Robbie Deans has said that rugby league convert Israel Folau could play in a number of positions in the Wallabies backline against the touring British and Irish Lions this year.
George Smith free to play British & Irish Lions
Wednesday 17 April 2013
Brumbies coach Jake White has been given an extension to George Smith's contract until the end of the Super Rugby season which will make him eligible to play against the British and Irish Lions.
Deans: Lions Door not closed for Cooper & Beale
Saturday 13 April 2013
Wallabies coach Robbie Deans has told Quade Cooper and Kurtley Beale that the door is still open for them despite their omission from a preliminary 30-man Wallabies camp for this year's British and Irish Lions series.
Wallabies call Folau up for Lions training camp
Friday 12 April 2013
Wallabies coach Robbie Deans has called up the Waratahs code hopper Israel
Folau as one of 30 players who will assemble on Sunday afternoon as part of
a Wallabies training squad ahead of the British & Irish Lions tour
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