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 South Africa’s Andre Esterhuizen challenges Australia’s Israel Folau at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth. Photograph: Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters

South Africa 23 Australia 12 Wing Aphiwe Dyantyi scored a try in the opening 25 seconds as South Africa kept up their Rugby Championship momentum wit(...)

There’s a lot of excitement over Richie Mo’unga getting his chance in the All Blacks number 10 jersey. Photograph: Hannah Peters/Getty Images

New Zealand v Argentina When: Saturday 8.35am Irish time Where: Trafalgar Park, Nelson (capacity: 21,480 with temporary seats) Referee: Pascal Gauzere(...)

Michael Hooper and Michael Cheika after the second Bledisloe Cup match between New Zealand and Australia at Eden Park. Photograph: PA

The level of frustration in Wallabies head coach Michael Cheika’s face was evident after his side were beaten 40-12 by the All Blacks in their Rugby C(...)

New Zealand outhalf Beauden Barrett runs away from the Australia defence ato score one of his four tries during the Rugby Championship match at Eden Park in Auckland . Photograph: Michael Bradley/AFP/Getty Images

New Zealand 40 Australia 12 Beauden Barrett scored a record four tries as the All Blacks withstood a tense first half before running away with the s(...)

All Blacks captain Kieran Read starts against Australia in Sydney on Saturday. Photograph: Mark Metcalfe/Getty

Rugby Championship, Australia v New Zealand, Saturday August 18th (Sky Sports Action, ko 11.05am Irish time) All Blacks captain Kieran Read and lock (...)

Australia coach Michael Cheika: has blooded some 30 players in the Test arena since the 2015 global showpiece. Photograph: Saeed Khan/AFP/Getty Images

Australia coach Michael Cheika’s hopes of fielding a settled side during the Rugby Championship have been dented by a midfield injury blow but the Wal(...)

 Ireland players celebrating after  CJ Stander  scores a try against Australia.   Photograph: Craig Golding/Reuters

Australia 16 Ireland 20 There was a time was when Ireland would put up the good fight but generally have their tummies tickled and yet fill the groun(...)

Israel Folau takes out Peter O’Mahony in Sydney, earning himself a yellow card. Photograph: Stuart Walmsley/Photosport/Inpho

Australia 16 Ireland 20 So, Irish rugby’s greatest season ever ends in the grandest of manners. A come-from-behind series win in Australia, the first(...)

Niall Scannell during the captain’s run at Allianz Stadium, Sydney ahead of the third Test. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Sean Cronin has been cruelly denied the chance to start the third Test series decider against Australia after being ruled out of the game with a grade(...)

Peter O’Mahony will start at number seven on Saturday. Photograph: Scott Barbour/Getty Images

State Of Play Australia won 18-9 in Brisbane, Ireland responded with a 26-21 victory in Melbourne a week later and so the first ever three match seri(...)

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