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England ready for tricky Aus scrum

Graham Rowntree believes Australia will have a few surprises at set-piece time in order to cover up their perceived weakness.
 
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England out to starve Folau

England fullback Mike Brown says that the hosts will not be kicking the ball at Israel Folau too often at Twickenham on Saturday.
 
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Beale still desires 'redemption'

Troubled Wallaby Kurtley Beale says his redemption mission is still a work in progress, promising to learn from past mistakes.

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England still driving a good Ford

TEAM UPDATE: England coach Stuart Lancaster confirmed that George Ford will stay at flyhalf for Saturday's clash against Australia.

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Thomas the Tank back for England

Stuart Lancaster has recalled 34 players to prepare for Saturday’s International against Australia at Twickenham.
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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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Ireland

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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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.

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.

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.

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.
 

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.

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.