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Australia Rugby Union - Bledisloe Cup - Australia's Wallabies v New Zealand All Blacks - Olympic Stadium, Sydney, Australia - 20/8/16Australia's fullback Israel Folau throws away his wrist tape before the end of the match. REUTERS/Jason Reed Picture Supplied by Action Images
Australia Rugby Union - Bledisloe Cup - Australia's Wallabies v New Zealand All Blacks - Olympic Stadium, Sydney
Australia Rugby Union - Bledisloe Cup - Australia's Wallabies v New Zealand All Blacks - Olympic Stadium, Sydney, Australia - 20/8/16Australia's fullback Israel Folau throws away his wrist tape before the end of the match. REUTERS/Jason Reed Picture Supplied by Action Images
FILE PHOTO: Australia's Israel Folou (L) fends off the challenge of England's Owen Farrell during their international rugby union test match at Twickenham in London, November 2, 2013. REUTERS/Toby Melville
FILE PHOTO: Australia's Folou fends off the challenge of England's Farrell during their international rugby union test match in London
FILE PHOTO: Australia's Israel Folou (L) fends off the challenge of England's Owen Farrell during their international rugby union test match at Twickenham in London, November 2, 2013. REUTERS/Toby Melville
FILE PHOTO: Rugby Union - Australia vs Scotland - Sydney Football Stadium, Sydney, Australia - June 17, 2017 - Australia's Israel Folau jumps to catch the ball and score a try above Scotland's Greig Tonks. REUTERS/David Gray
Rugby Union - Australia vs Scotland
FILE PHOTO: Rugby Union - Australia vs Scotland - Sydney Football Stadium, Sydney, Australia - June 17, 2017 - Australia's Israel Folau jumps to catch the ball and score a try above Scotland's Greig Tonks. REUTERS/David Gray
<p>Steaming scrum: The British & Irish Lions and Maori All Blacks engage during a match at Rotorua International Stadium in Rotorua, New Zealand, June 17, 2017.<br>All players in the Maori All Blacks must have a confirmed Maori whakapapa, or genealogy. The British & Irish Lions is a composite squad formed every year by players from England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland, selected by the coach who oversees the tour. The squad tours every four years through one of the southern hemisphere’s big three rugby union nations: Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. The Rotorua match was played in wet conditions and ended with a 10-32 win for the Lions. (Photo: Stephen McCarthy/SportsFile) </p>
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Steaming scrum: The British & Irish Lions and Maori All Blacks engage during a match at Rotorua International Stadium in Rotorua, New Zealand, June 17, 2017.
All players in the Maori All Blacks must have a confirmed Maori whakapapa, or genealogy. The British & Irish Lions is a composite squad formed every year by players from England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland, selected by the coach who oversees the tour. The squad tours every four years through one of the southern hemisphere’s big three rugby union nations: Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. The Rotorua match was played in wet conditions and ended with a 10-32 win for the Lions. (Photo: Stephen McCarthy/SportsFile)

Australia Rugby Union - Bledisloe Cup - Australia&#39;s Wallabies v New Zealand All Blacks - Olympic Stadium, Sydney, Australia - 20/8/16Australia&#39;s fullback Israel Folau throws away his wrist tape before the end of the match. REUTERS/Jason Reed Picture Supplied by Action Images
Australia Rugby Union - Bledisloe Cup - Australia's Wallabies v New Zealand All Blacks - Olympic Stadium, Sydney
Australia Rugby Union - Bledisloe Cup - Australia's Wallabies v New Zealand All Blacks - Olympic Stadium, Sydney, Australia - 20/8/16Australia's fullback Israel Folau throws away his wrist tape before the end of the match. REUTERS/Jason Reed Picture Supplied by Action Images
Australia, Tonga and South Africa will play Tests against Wales in November, the Welsh Rugby Union has revealed.
Wales announce November international schedule
Australia, Tonga and South Africa will play Tests against Wales in November, the Welsh Rugby Union has revealed.
Australia&#39;s fullback Israel Folau. REUTERS/Jason Reed
Australia Rugby Union - Bledisloe Cup - Australia's Wallabies v New Zealand All Blacks - Olympic Stadium, Sydney
Australia's fullback Israel Folau. REUTERS/Jason Reed
Michael Little of the Sunwolves (C) dives to score a try during the Super Rugby union match between the Sunwolves of Japan and the Waratahs of Australia
Michael Little of the Sunwolves (C) dives to score a try during the Super Rugby union match between the Sunwolves of Japan and the Waratahs of Australia
Michael Little of the Sunwolves (C) dives to score a try during the Super Rugby union match between the Sunwolves of Japan and the Waratahs of Australia
Michael Little of the Sunwolves (C) dives to score a try during the Super Rugby union match between the Sunwolves of Japan and the Waratahs of Australia (AFP Photo/Toshifumi KITAMURA)
Michael Little of the Sunwolves (C) dives to score a try during the Super Rugby union match between the Sunwolves of Japan and the Waratahs of Australia
Michael Little of the Sunwolves (C) dives to score a try during the Super Rugby union match between the Sunwolves of Japan and the Waratahs of Australia (AFP Photo/Toshifumi KITAMURA)
Michael Little of the Sunwolves (C) dives to score a try during the Super Rugby union match between the Sunwolves of Japan and the Waratahs of Australia
Michael Little of the Sunwolves (C) dives to score a try during the Super Rugby union match between the Sunwolves of Japan and the Waratahs of Australia
Michael Little of the Sunwolves (C) dives to score a try during the Super Rugby union match between the Sunwolves of Japan and the Waratahs of Australia
FILE PHOTO: Britain Rugby Union - England v Australia - 2016 Old Mutual Wealth Series - Twickenham Stadium, London, England - 3/12/16 England&#39;s Courtney Lawes in action with Australia&#39;s Israel Folau Action Images via Reuters / Henry Browne Livepic
FILE PHOTO: England's Courtney Lawes in action with Australia's Israel Folau
FILE PHOTO: Britain Rugby Union - England v Australia - 2016 Old Mutual Wealth Series - Twickenham Stadium, London, England - 3/12/16 England's Courtney Lawes in action with Australia's Israel Folau Action Images via Reuters / Henry Browne Livepic
FILE PHOTO: Britain Rugby Union - England v Australia - 2016 Old Mutual Wealth Series - Twickenham Stadium, London, England - 3/12/16 Australia&#39;s Israel Folau in action Action Images via Reuters / Henry Browne Livepic EDITORIAL USE ONLY.
FILE PHOTO: Australia's Israel Folau in action
FILE PHOTO: Britain Rugby Union - England v Australia - 2016 Old Mutual Wealth Series - Twickenham Stadium, London, England - 3/12/16 Australia's Israel Folau in action Action Images via Reuters / Henry Browne Livepic EDITORIAL USE ONLY.
Rugby Union - Rugby Test - England v Australia&#39;s Wallabies - Brisbane, Australia - 11/06/16. Injured Wallaby David Pocock reacts in the second half. REUTERS/Jason O&#39;Brien
England v Australia Wallabies - Rugby Test
Rugby Union - Rugby Test - England v Australia's Wallabies - Brisbane, Australia - 11/06/16. Injured Wallaby David Pocock reacts in the second half. REUTERS/Jason O'Brien
FILE PHOTO: Australian Wallabies coach Michael Cheika prepares to speak to the media after naming a 39-man training squad for the three tests against England at the Australian Rugby Union headquarters in Sydney, Australia, May 26, 2016. REUTERS/Nick Mulvenney
FILE PHOTO: Australian Wallabies coach Michael Cheika prepares to speak to the media after naming a 39-man training squad for the three tests against England at the Australian Rugby Union headquarters in Sydney, Australia
FILE PHOTO: Australian Wallabies coach Michael Cheika prepares to speak to the media after naming a 39-man training squad for the three tests against England at the Australian Rugby Union headquarters in Sydney, Australia, May 26, 2016. REUTERS/Nick Mulvenney
Rugby Union - Australia Wallabies vs Barbarians - Sydney Football Stadium, Sydney, Australia, October 28, 2017. Quade Cooper of the Barbarians talks with the team&#39;s head coach Alan Jones. REUTERS/David Gray
Rugby Union - Australia Wallabies vs Barbarians - Sydney Football Stadium, Sydney, Australia
Rugby Union - Australia Wallabies vs Barbarians - Sydney Football Stadium, Sydney, Australia, October 28, 2017. Quade Cooper of the Barbarians talks with the team's head coach Alan Jones. REUTERS/David Gray
Rugby Union - HSBC Singapore Sevens - HSBC Sevens World Series - National Stadium, Singapore - 16/4/16 Japan&#39;s Teruya Goto (R) is chased by Australia&#39;s James Stannard as he runs through to score a try during the pool stage Action Images via Reuters / Jeremy Lee Livepic
HSBC Singapore Sevens - HSBC Sevens World Series
Rugby Union - HSBC Singapore Sevens - HSBC Sevens World Series - National Stadium, Singapore - 16/4/16 Japan's Teruya Goto (R) is chased by Australia's James Stannard as he runs through to score a try during the pool stage Action Images via Reuters / Jeremy Lee Livepic
Rugby Union - Rugby Test - England v Australia&#39;s Wallabies - Brisbane, Australia - 11/06/16. Injured Wallaby David Pocock reacts in the second half. REUTERS/Jason O&#39;Brien Picture Supplied by Action Images
England v Australia Wallabies - Rugby Test
Rugby Union - Rugby Test - England v Australia's Wallabies - Brisbane, Australia - 11/06/16. Injured Wallaby David Pocock reacts in the second half. REUTERS/Jason O'Brien Picture Supplied by Action Images
FILE PHOTO: Rugby Union - Autumn Internationals - Wales vs Australia - Principality Stadium, Cardiff, Britain - November 11, 2017 Wales&#39; Jonathan Davies is tackled by Australia&#39;s Karmichael Hunt. REUTERS/Rebecca Naden
Rugby Union - Autumn Internationals - Wales vs Australia
FILE PHOTO: Rugby Union - Autumn Internationals - Wales vs Australia - Principality Stadium, Cardiff, Britain - November 11, 2017 Wales' Jonathan Davies is tackled by Australia's Karmichael Hunt. REUTERS/Rebecca Naden
Australia&#39;s Matt Giteau scores a try during their rugby union test match against England in Sydney June 19, 2010. REUTERS/Mick Tsikas
Australia's Matt Giteau scores a try during their rugby union test match against England in Sydney
Australia's Matt Giteau scores a try during their rugby union test match against England in Sydney June 19, 2010. REUTERS/Mick Tsikas
Rugby Union - England v Australia - QBE International - Twickenham Stadium - 29/11/14 Australia&#39;s Quade Cooper (L) in action Mandatory Credit: Action Images / Paul Harding
England v Australia - QBE International
Rugby Union - England v Australia - QBE International - Twickenham Stadium - 29/11/14 Australia's Quade Cooper (L) in action Mandatory Credit: Action Images / Paul Harding
Rugby Union - Australia vs Scotland - Sydney Football Stadium, Sydney, Australia - June 17, 2017 - Australia&#39;s Israel Folau dives to score a try. REUTERS/David Gray
Rugby Union - Australia vs Scotland
Rugby Union - Australia vs Scotland - Sydney Football Stadium, Sydney, Australia - June 17, 2017 - Australia's Israel Folau dives to score a try. REUTERS/David Gray
BNE. Brisbane (Australia), 10/03/2018.- Chris Feauai-Sautia of the Reds (centre) hits Bulls defence during the Round 4 Super Rugby match between the Queensland Reds and, South African rugby union team, Bulls at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia, 10 March 2018. (Sudáfrica) EFE/EPA/DAN PELED EDITORIAL USE ONLY AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT
BNE. Brisbane (Australia), 10/03/2018.- Chris Feauai-Sautia of the Reds (centre) hits Bulls defence during the Round 4 Super Rugby match between the Queensland Reds and, South African rugby union team, Bulls at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia, 10 March 2018. (Sudáfrica) EFE/EPA/DAN PELED EDITORIAL USE ONLY AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT
BNE. Brisbane (Australia), 10/03/2018.- Chris Feauai-Sautia of the Reds (centre) hits Bulls defence during the Round 4 Super Rugby match between the Queensland Reds and, South African rugby union team, Bulls at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia, 10 March 2018. (Sudáfrica) EFE/EPA/DAN PELED EDITORIAL USE ONLY AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT
BNE. Brisbane (Australia), 10/03/2018.- Taniela Tupou of the Reds (centre) in action during the Round 4 Super Rugby match between the Queensland Reds and, South African rugby union team, Bulls at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia, 10 March 2018. (Sudáfrica) EFE/EPA/DAN PELED EDITORIAL USE ONLY AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT
BNE. Brisbane (Australia), 10/03/2018.- Taniela Tupou of the Reds (centre) in action during the Round 4 Super Rugby match between the Queensland Reds and, South African rugby union team, Bulls at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia, 10 March 2018. (Sudáfrica) EFE/EPA/DAN PELED EDITORIAL USE ONLY AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT
BNE. Brisbane (Australia), 10/03/2018.- Taniela Tupou of the Reds (centre) in action during the Round 4 Super Rugby match between the Queensland Reds and, South African rugby union team, Bulls at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia, 10 March 2018. (Sudáfrica) EFE/EPA/DAN PELED EDITORIAL USE ONLY AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT
BNE. Brisbane (Australia), 10/03/2018.- Same Kerevi of the Reds (right) fends off RG Snyman of the Bulls during the Round 4 Super Rugby match between the Queensland Reds and, South African rugby union team, Bulls at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia, 10 March 2018. (Sudáfrica) EFE/EPA/DAN PELED EDITORIAL USE ONLY AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT
BNE. Brisbane (Australia), 10/03/2018.- Same Kerevi of the Reds (right) fends off RG Snyman of the Bulls during the Round 4 Super Rugby match between the Queensland Reds and, South African rugby union team, Bulls at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia, 10 March 2018. (Sudáfrica) EFE/EPA/DAN PELED EDITORIAL USE ONLY AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT
BNE. Brisbane (Australia), 10/03/2018.- Same Kerevi of the Reds (right) fends off RG Snyman of the Bulls during the Round 4 Super Rugby match between the Queensland Reds and, South African rugby union team, Bulls at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia, 10 March 2018. (Sudáfrica) EFE/EPA/DAN PELED EDITORIAL USE ONLY AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT
BNE. Brisbane (Australia), 10/03/2018.- Taniela Tupou of the Reds (centre) in action during the Round 4 Super Rugby match between the Queensland Reds and, South African rugby union team, Bulls at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia, 10 March 2018. (Sudáfrica) EFE/EPA/DAN PELED EDITORIAL USE ONLY AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT
BNE. Brisbane (Australia), 10/03/2018.- Taniela Tupou of the Reds (centre) in action during the Round 4 Super Rugby match between the Queensland Reds and, South African rugby union team, Bulls at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia, 10 March 2018. (Sudáfrica) EFE/EPA/DAN PELED EDITORIAL USE ONLY AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT
BNE. Brisbane (Australia), 10/03/2018.- Taniela Tupou of the Reds (centre) in action during the Round 4 Super Rugby match between the Queensland Reds and, South African rugby union team, Bulls at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia, 10 March 2018. (Sudáfrica) EFE/EPA/DAN PELED EDITORIAL USE ONLY AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT

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