Will RWC final be 'Battle of the Breakdown?'

2015-10-29 18:34

The All Blacks acknowledge the threat posed by David Pocock but believe they are up to the challenge.

Defence key to World Cup victory

2015-10-27 20:49

With two teams with very attacking mindsets, the Wallabies believe a strong defence will be key to World Cup victory.

Wallabies an eclectic mix lead by Pocock

2015-10-26 19:40

Of all the characters in Australia's eclectic rugby team, David Pocock is biggest of them all.

Wallabies aim to end Puma fairy-tale

2015-10-24 14:22

Despite the Puma's impressive form at this year's RWC, the Wallabies are aiming to end their fairy-tale at Twickenham on Sunday.

Wallabies back to full strength?

2015-10-20 16:40

Australia are growing in confidence that they will be back to full strength for Sunday's RWC semi-final against Argentina.

Pocock, Folau on the mend

2015-10-19 17:07

Israel Folau and David Pocock are on course to return to Australia's start line-up for the RWC semi-final against Argentina.

Wallabies lose Pocock, Folau

2015-10-16 16:32

David Pocock and Israel Folau handed Australia a double blow on Friday ahead of Sunday's quarter-final against Scotland.

Folau, Pocock doubts for Wallabies

2015-10-14 12:47

Australian stars Israel Folau and David Pocock are doubts for the RWC quarter-final with Scotlandy, coach Michael Cheika has said.

Hooper, Pocock to start against England

2015-10-01 20:53

Michael Cheika has named fetchers Michael Hooper and David Pocock in his team to face England on Saturday.

Pocock power earns Cheika praise

2015-09-24 10:03

Australian coach Michael Cheika piled praise on two-try hero David Pocock for setting up the Wallabies' scrappy opening win over Fiji.


Mealamu: Pocock 'is a threat'

2015-10-28 07:06

Kevin Mealamu has admitted that the All Blacks will have to nullify David Pocock in Saturday's RWC final.

Pocock ready for the fight of his life

2015-10-27 14:26

With two blackened eyes, bruises and cuts on his cheeks, David Pocock's commitment to Australia's RWC campaign is plain to see.

Wallabies v Pumas: 4 crucial match-ups

2015-10-24 22:15

Four crucial match-up could decide the outcome of the RWC semi-final between the Wallabies and Pumas on Sunday.

Oz sweat on Pocock for RWC semi

2015-10-23 10:46

Australia gave key No 8 David Pocock a final chance to prove his fitness before naming a team for the RWC semi-final against Argentina.

Cheika optimistic Pocock will play in semi

2015-10-20 13:48

Star Australia No 8 David Pocock should be fit to play in the semi-final against Argentina Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has said.

Folau, Pocock 'couldn't do their jobs'

2015-10-17 18:03

Australia coach Michael Cheika says he had no hesitation replacing the unfit Israel Folau and David Pocock.

Tough choices over Pocock, Folau, Sexton

2015-10-16 12:00

Australia and Ireland faced tough choices over whether to pit star players David Pocock, Israel Folau and Jonny Sexton into the four quarter-final clashes.

Australia wary of Wales

2015-10-05 08:10

Australia will recalibrate their game plan to deal with a "totally different set of threats" from Wales, says David Pocock.

Cheika keeps faith with Oz hard-men

2015-10-01 14:00

Australia coach Michael Cheika kept the faith with his hard-men Michael Hooper and David Pocock to break down England's resistance.

Wallabies unleash jackals on Fiji

2015-09-21 20:52

Australia will play two fetchers in the form of Michael Hooper and David Pocock when they take on Fiji in their World Cup opener on Wednesday.

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