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news from Tuesday, 24 September 2019

news from Monday, 23 September 2019

- Australia head coach Michael Cheika has said that the manner in which Fiji cited Reece Hodge following their clash at the weekend was not 'in the spirit of the game'. The Australian winger has been cited for 'an act of foul play contrary to Law 9.13 (dangerous tackle) in the 25th minute of Australia’s Rugby World Cup 2019 Pool D match against Fiji on 21 September.' During the 39-21 win, Hodge co...

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news from Saturday, 21 September 2019

- World Rugby have come under fire for their initiative to clamp down on high tackles after an incident involving Reece Hodge went unpunished during Australia's World Cup encounter with Fiji. The Australian winger's shoulder made contact with Peceli Yato's head in the 26th minute of the game while he also failed to use his arms in the tackle. The Fijian flanker, who was in full flight and looked to ...

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news from Friday, 20 September 2019