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Melbourne have maintained their charge for the NRL minor premiership with a classy 26-10 win over the Sydney Roosters at AAMI Park.
The Melbourne Rebels could be scrambling to field a fit squad to take on the Crusaders in the penultimate round of Super Rugby.
England flanker Chris Robshaw had the last laugh against Australia, starring in their historic Test win in Melbourne.
Australian Rugby Union boss Bill Pulver has defended staging the Wallabies Test against England on suspect turf at AAMI Park with the MCG vacant this weekend.
The Wallabies say the foundation of their backline was shaken without their “rock” Rob Horne, who was forced off early in their opening Test loss to England.
Halfback Nick Phipps say the Wallabies are turning to their World Cup experience to rebound for their do-or-die Test match against England on Saturday night in Melbourne.