Johnny Sexton "definitely" wants to play in Ireland’s three-Test tour of Australia this summer.
Quade Cooper is holding out hopes of a return to the Wallabies via club rugby at Brisbane team Souths.
Wallabies prop Taniela Tupou has agreed a new deal with Rugby Australia and the Queensland Rugby.
Eddie Jones would be one of the favourites to lead Australia if they fail to win the 2019 World Cup, says the team's high performance manager.
Michael Cheika says he will walk away at the end of his contract if the Wallabies don't win the 2019 Rugby World Cup.
This year's third Bledisloe Cup Test between New Zealand and Australia will be played at Yokohama Stadium in Tokyo.
Australia full-back Israel Folau is still undecided on whether he will represent the Wallabies at the upcoming World Cup in Japan.
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