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Adam Ashley-Cooper. (Getty)
Wallabies veteran Adam Ashley-Cooper has ended the chase for his signature, announcing he will join French team Bordeaux after next year's World Cup.

Sam Burgess. (AAP)
Sam Burgess's full rugby union debut has helped Bath keep alive their European Champions Cup hopes.

David Pocock. (Getty)
David Pocock has received a written warning from the ARU following his arrest in a NSW coal mine protest.

Nick Phipps. (Getty)
The Wallabies will head into a World Cup year on the back of their worst European tour in almost a decade after being overpowered by England.

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