Fainga'a blow for Wallabies

Thu, 01 Aug 2013 08:42
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Wallaby and Reds centre Anthony Faingaa will be out of the for up to six months, after undergoing shoulder surgery.

Wallaby and Reds centre Anthony Faingaa will be out of the for up to six months, after undergoing shoulder surgery.

Faingaa, 26, was last week announced in a 40-man Wallaby training squad, but he will now miss the Rugby Championship and the European year-end tour following surgery on his right shoulder.

He will target a return to action at the beginning of the 2014 Super Rugby season.

No replacement has yet been named for Faingaa in the Australian training squad, which will assemble for a five-day camp in Sydney on Monday.

New Wallaby coach Ewen McKenzie will announce his final squad of up to 30 players on August 9.

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