Instead of focusing on rebuilding the country after years of state capture, we were distracted by a sideshow, writes Mandy Wiener.
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George Smith believes the Wallabies should not rush David Pocock back into the starting back-row alongside Michael Hooper at the 2019 Rugby World Cup.
George Smith admits he has a "massive" challenge on his hands as he prepares for the English Premiership season with new side Bristol.
Reds head coach Brad Thorn has made two changes to his starting line-up to take on the Sunwolves in their Super Rugby clash in Brisbane.
George Smith will make his long-awaited return to action after being named in the Reds matchday squad to take on the Chiefs in Brisbane.
Wallabies great George Smith has been arrested in Japan for refusing to pay a taxi bill and allegedly physically assaulting the driver.
Wallabies great George Smith says he would 'never refuse' a Test recall if coach Michael Cheika were to pick him for the upcoming home series.
Reds head coach Nick Stiles has chosen to rest George Smith and Rob Simmons for Saturday's game against the Jaguares at Vélez Sarsfield.
The Reds have announced their squad for the 2017 Super Rugby season.
Former Wallabies loose forward George Smith will head back to Japan for a second stint with Top League side Suntory Sungoliath.
Australia great George Smith has promised his compatriots his time assisting 'old enemy' England is coming to an end.
Wallabies great George Smith has announced his retirement after a stint with Bristol in the England Premiership.
Australian rugby legend George Smith says the manner of his departure from Japanese side Suntory earlier this year will not be how he is remembered when he finally retires.
Reds back-rower George Smith won't force a return from a knee injury, even if it means he misses out on an Australian farewell.
Japanese club Suntory Sungoliath have sacked former Wallaby great George Smith following his arrest over the alleged assault of a taxi driver.
Reds boss Brad Thorn is playing down the severity of a back injury to back-rower George Smith, despite fears he could miss the 2018 season.
Reds flanker George Smith will become only the third Australian player to reach 150 games when he runs out against the Kings.
The Reds have named their side for their first game of the Super Rugby season against the Sharks at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane on Friday.
Former Wallaby flank George Smith has signed with Australian Super Rugby side the Reds.
Wasps' Australian flank George Smith has been named as the Players' Player of the Year.
Veteran flank George Smith could still play a role for Australia at the RWC, according to Wallabies coach Michael Cheika.
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