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Lancaster's big Ford poser

REACTION: England coach Stuart Lancaster is faced with a difficult decision - whether to start George Ford or Owen Farrell at No.10.

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Ireland

Schmidt's nervy appendix

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt underwent an operation to have his appendix removed on Saturday night just hours after victory over Australia.

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Australia

Player ratings: Clean sweep

Ireland have defeated two Southern Hemisphere giants in their year-end tour with a tight 26-23 victory over the Wallabies.
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Australia

Player ratings: Throwing it around

An exciting match has seen the Australians entertain, but not win as they went down by the smallest margin against Ireland 26-23.
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Australia

Ireland hang on to sink Wallabies

Ireland did just enough to secure a tense 26-23 victory over Australia in an entertaining clash in Dublin on Saturday.

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Australia

Consistency key for Wallabies

Wallabies skipper Michael Hooper wants his side to pick up were they left off against Wales two weeks ago against Ireland on Saturday.

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Australia

Irish itching for Wallaby scalp

A victory over Australia on Saturday would give Six Nations champions Ireland their first clean sweep in the November Tests since 2006.
 

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Cheika: I'm not Beale's social worker

Michael Cheika says he does not know if he is the best person to put Kurtley Beale on the right path but he is certainly not his social worker.

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Preview: Ireland v Australia

There will be two different reason for these two power-houses to attempt to defeat each other on Saturday - retribution and progress

Bad boy Beale is back

Australia bad boy, Kurtley Beale has been included in the Wallabies' 23-man match day squad for their match against Ireland in Dublin on Saturday.

Ireland turn to experience

Six Nations champions, Ireland have made two changes to their starting line-up for their match against Australia at Lansdowne Road on Saturday.

Speight to finally make Aus debut

NEWS: Wing Henry Speight will finally make his Test debut for Australia, against Ireland in Dublin on Saturday.

Heaslip ready to face 'old friend'

Jamie Heaslip says he is ready to face his old coach Michael Cheika when the Leinster man, and the Irish, face off against Australia.

Aussie bad boys reunite

Australian badboy Kurtley Beale is a welcome late addition, and not a distraction, to the Wallabies squad claims Quade Cooper.

Henry suffers brain injury

Ireland's Chris Henry missed the recent win over South Africa with a brain injury, rather than a migraine.

Ireland fear Wallaby backlash

Six Nations champions Ireland's hopes of completing a clean sweep of the November tests faces a very tough challenge in the shape of Australia.

Saint-Andre: We were better

France coach Philippe Saint-Andre insisted the best side won after their 29-26 victory over Australia on Saturday.
 

Cheika not happy with inconsistency

Australia coach Michael Cheika said his players need to train harder and more consistently if they are to avoid another poor display.