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Celebrating the 1984 Grand Slam Wallabies - read article here >>>...
I FIRST met Michael Cheika in Paris while researching my biography of Rocky Elsom.
THE 1984 Grand Slam Wallabies celebrated our 30th anniversary in Sydney yesterday, reliving past glories and telling a few lies, but there is not much need to exaggerate the magnitude of this historic tour, the only occasion the Wallabies have managed to defeat the four Home Unions of England, Ireland, Wales and Scotland. Never before, never since.
Morgan Turinui, who coaches at Lille, and former Randwick Rugby and NSW Waratahs teammate Chris Whitaker, who is coaching at Narbonne, were at Wallabies training this week.
The Australian Rugby Union have reportedly cut all funding to Sydney premiership rugby for the 2015 season with the cash-strapped organisation said to have dropped funding from $100,000 to nothing over five years. The twelve premiership clubs were left disgruntled by the decision and The Daily Telegraph has reportedly obtained a letter that the clubs sent addressed to ARU chairman Michael Hawker voicing their opposition of the decision.
THE 12 Sydney premiership rugby clubs have sent a strongly worded letter to the Australian Rugby Union voicing their opposition at the cash-strapped organisation cutting all their funding for next season.
A copy of the letter addressed to ARU chairman Michael Hawker from the members of the Sydney Rugby Union has been obtained by The Daily Telegraph.
"The perception is that the ARU has abandoned Community Rugby, electing not to fund grassroots rugby while continually introducing new programs requiring a substantial commitment of time, resources and funding from the participants," the letter states.
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