Lealiifano picked in Wallabies squad, Cooper absent

FILE PHOTO: Rugby Union - Australia v New Zealand - 2014 Bledisloe Cup - Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane, Australia - 18/10/14 Australia's Christian Leali'ifano in action Mandatory Credit: Action Images / Jason O'Brien/File Photo

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – ACT Brumbies captain and cancer survivor Christian Lealiifano has been recalled to the Wallabies squad for the first time in three years, beating out flyhalf Quade Cooper for the first Rugby Championship test against South Africa. Lealiifano’s inclusion in the 34-man squad released on Thursday follows a strong season with the Canberra-based […]

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