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WATCH: Wallabies and Brumbies fullback Tom Wright with almighty shank

BY Philip Bendon  ·  Saturday Jun 17, 2023

Australia’s assault on the Super Rugby title for 2023 came to an abrupt end today as the Chiefs saw off the Brumbies 19 – 6 in Hamilton.

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Despite the scoreline, the match was hard fought throughout and, at times, bordered on being a defensive slugfest.

Trailing 6 – 3 heading into the break, the Brumbies had a goal line drop out to clear their lines.

Handling the duty was Wallabies fullback-cum-winger Tom Wright, who stepped up to handle the routine kick.

Unfortunately for him and the Brumbies, he would slice the ball with a shank for the ages, which immediately put his team under pressure.

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