ADVERTISEMENT
RugbyDump
REGISTER
LOGIN
ADVERTISEMENT
RugbyDump
Wednesday Oct 17, 2018

Wallabies will face England in the same special jersey they wore to beat the All Blacks

The Wallabies were in Sydney to announce that they will wear their hugely popular Indigenous strip when they take on England at Twickenham in November. It’s only the second time they’ve worn it and are hoping for the same success again.

ADVERTISEMENT

Kurtley Beale has said that the changed strip should be a good omen for them and hopes they will wear it at the World Cup in Japan.

“I’m a proud indigenous man and to be able to pay tribute and recognise my culture in something I love doing is huge for me. It would be nice to wear it at a World Cup one day,” said Beale.

They will wear the jersey when facing England on November 24, in what will be the Wallabies’ third and final Test on their northern hemisphere tour after they will have already faced Wales (Cardiff, November 10) and Italy (Padua, November 17).

The jersey was last worn when the Wallabies beat the All Blacks 23-18 in Brisbane last year.

“New Zealand and England are two of our closest rivals on the sporting field, no matter what sport you talk about, so I think it’s very fitting that we will play our first two matches in this special jersey against these two teams,” skipper Michael Hooper said.

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika will on Thursday announce his squad for the third and final Bledisloe Cup clash against New Zealand in Japan next Saturday.

ADVERTISEMENT

credit: rugby.com.au

Related Articles

  • 11 WEEKS AGO

    Mic'd up Cooper gives most laid back kicking...

  • 54 WEEKS AGO

    New compilation shows how 132kg former teenage...

  • 67 WEEKS AGO

    Rugby League's State of Origin could help...



ADVERTISEMENT

Great Tries

  • 1 DAY AGO

    Unique camera angle of match-winning Simmonds try showcases his ridiculous speed

  • 1 DAY AGO

    WATCH: Incredible headed try is dominating the internet

  • 2 DAYS AGO

    WATCH: Rob Kearney career highlights ahead of Baa-Baas bow out

  • 1 WEEK AGO

    Japan use 50:22 law variation to score excellent try against Scotland

  • 1 WEEK AGO

    WATCH: Two classic tries by Wales nemesis Kurtley Beale ahead of Cardiff return

View All

Big Hits & Dirty Play

  • 6 HOURS AGO

    MMA training kicks in as McGuigan loses it against Saracens

  • 2 DAYS AGO

    WATCH: Every angle of Stuart Hogg's naughty trip during Exeter win

  • 1 WEEK AGO

    Duncan McRae reveals his side to horrendous O'Gara punch-up on 2001 Lions tour

  • 1 WEEK AGO

    Re-live Etzebeth's HUGE hit on Finn Russell last weekend

  • 1 WEEK AGO

    Three week ban after breakdown shoulder to head gets spotted by TMO

View All

See It To Believe It

  • 9 HOURS AGO

    Mathieu Bastareaud stretchered off just minutes into Toulon return

  • 1 DAY AGO

    WATCH: Incredible headed try is dominating the internet

  • 2 DAYS AGO

    Brilliant video demonstrates the flawless communication skills of Luke Pearce

  • 2 DAYS AGO

    WATCH: Rob Kearney career highlights ahead of Baa-Baas bow out

  • 2 DAYS AGO

    WATCH: Every angle of Stuart Hogg's naughty trip during Exeter win

View All

Funnies

  • 2 WEEKS AGO

    Lowe lets loose on critics in brilliant interview after EPIC All Blacks win

  • 3 WEEKS AGO

    WATCH: Jarvo69 strikes again before Japan v Ireland clash

  • 3 WEEKS AGO

    Romain Poite's unique wit will be missed when he retires from Test rugby

  • 4 WEEKS AGO

    JOURNEY OF JARVO69: Pitch invader makes headlines with outrageous All Blacks stunt

  • 8 WEEKS AGO

    WATCH: Erasmus celebrates Boks win over All Blacks in his UNDERWEAR

View All

Amateur

  • 56 WEEKS AGO

    Viral video of Scottish club brawl goes down a storm with rugby community

  • 93 WEEKS AGO

    RUGBYDUMP BLITZ: This Best of the Week round up is sure to entertain you

  • 93 WEEKS AGO

    RD BLITZ - Disaster, just when it looked so promising...

  • 94 WEEKS AGO

    That glorious moment that will live on forever, like it or not

  • 94 WEEKS AGO

    RD Blitz - PROP'S Lionel Messi wizardy creates incredible try

View All

Player Features

  • 6 WEEKS AGO

    New Tongan Thor montage is five minutes of mesmerising hits and skills

  • 19 WEEKS AGO

    A deeper look at Jason Robinson's incredible path to the top

  • 40 WEEKS AGO

    WATCH: Bumping off tacklers and taking high balls, Rob Kearney had an impressive Super Rugby debut

  • 46 WEEKS AGO

    Brian Moore on money in modern rugby and how it should never be compared to 'outlier' football

  • 47 WEEKS AGO

    Tuisova's wrecking ball montage will make you grateful you never made it as a pro

View All