Posts Tagged "Michael Cheika"

After a couple of controversial, polarising articles about Wallabies selection, it might pay for all of us to take a break and understand why it is such an emotive topic.

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Michael Cheika finalised his 33-man Wallaby squad yesterday.

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The worst-kept secret in Australian rugby has been confirmed, with Michael Hooper being officially unveiled as the new captain of the Wallabies.

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Whether he jumped or was pushed, Stephen Moore has done the right thing for the Wallabies by stepping down from the captaincy immediately, and ending his splendid 12-year international career at the end of the 2017.

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How would a twinkle-toed Tatafu Polota-Nau go on the Bridge of Blades? Would Allan Alaalatoa make it up the Warped Wall? Could Nick Phipps get all the way to the Chimney Climb?

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Recent reports have chronicled Michael Cheika talking about player conditioning, running his ‘Wallatahs’ and ‘Guest Rebelabies’ up and down hills and taping players’ mouths shut.

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Michael Cheika’s punishing training schedule already seems to be producing the response he was hoping for from the players in his extended Wallabies squad.

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Michael Cheika has warned Australia runs the risk of more poor results in the upcoming Rugby Championship, unless a line is drawn under the nation’s Super Rugby season from hell.

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Wallabies mentor Michael Cheika is looking forward to locking coaching horns with Alan Jones, one of several predecessors from whom he has sought advice.

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Michael Cheika has named an extended train-on squad for the Wallabies ahead of the start of their Rugby Championship and Bledisloe Cup campaigns next month.

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Last year, after England whitewashed the Wallabies 3-0 at home, I wrote an article on what the Wallabies team to play the Rugby Championship should be and how they can redeem themselves by beating the All Blacks at Eden Park for that streak-breaking game.

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The more I hear and see from Michael Cheika, the less enchanted I become. It appears to me the Wallabies do not have a coach.

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Tolu Latu didn’t see a minute of action in the Wallabies’ three June Tests because he wasn’t fit enough, coach Michael Cheika says.

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Coach Michael Cheika still believes Australia can end their 14-year Bledisloe Cup drought – even if he knows that thought alone will trigger belly laughs on both sides of the Tasman.

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Michael Cheika has revealed his eight-man bench for the Wallabies’ final June Test against Italy tomorrow, naming Jack Dempsey to make his international debut from the pine.

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Well. That certainly escalated quickly.

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Michael Cheika has made six changes to his Wallabies side to face Italy on Saturday following the team’s shock loss to Scotland last weekend.

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The June Internationals are about to get very, very serious on the eastern side of the Tasman, while on the western side, things are already very, very serious for very, very different reasons.

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There are many valid reason why those of us who have been following the Wallabies for over 50 years are criticising the current crop and can’t say anything good about them.

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Like many other Wallabies supporters, I did a fair bit of swearing at the television on Saturday afternoon.

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