Origin trio faces nervous wait
But he원나잇 won’t get a chance to prove himself at the Olympics, which could result in him losing in his first major tournament after a career-best performance in the quarterfinals on Sunday.
The Australian and New Zealand coach is waiting on the results from two countries that he doesn’t trust and has little faith in for their future.
He is adamant Australia and New Zealand will play if they qualify for next summer’s Rugby World Cup in Japan.
“To make it that far from home, that’s huge,” Cronk told a media briefing in Melbourne. “To go with three quarters and then lose in the quarterfinals would be the worst ever tou아산출장샵rnament for me.”
Australia are in first place, while New Zealand were in third.
Australia are ranked top on the world rugby table after winning the New Zealand Open semi-final and the final of the Pacific Nations Cup. They beat USA 16-13 on Friday night.
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The Wallabies face Italy on Tuesday night after their second straight loss in Japan.
Coach Robbie Deans, who has brought his top side into the team, insists his players know what it takes to win in Tokyo.
“If we did that against the Barbarians, there would be tears,” he said. “If we were to beat the Italians, we’d feel a lot better.”
The Wallabies are unbeaten in three World Cup Qualifiers, including a 17-8 win in New Zealand in 2012.
Australia were beaten in three Tests and five ODIs in Asia before winning the first six of their nine contests on home soil this summer.
After dropping the final two matches by 13 and 31 points, the Wallabies have improved on those performances and made it into the World Cup quarter-finals.
New Zealand beat Uruguay and Wales 3-1 to lift the bronze medal.
But in their loss to Japan the Wallabies went down 8-4 to defeat the hosts by 12 points.
Australia’s tour continues on Friday with New Zealand.
But they also face South Africa on Tuesday, before facing Argentina on July 5 at Millennium Stadium in Sydney.
England, Samoa, France and Italy have qualified for the World Cup.
The New Zealanders win the pool play match against Italy, which opens on 19 July at Twickenham Stadium, 모바일 카지노but have not played a first-team game since th