Robbie Deans
Robbie Deans Getty Sport Images / Matthew Lewis

White out of Wallabies contention with shoulder injury

WALLABIES coach Robbie Deans won't be reading Nic White's name out when he announces the final six players to join his squad tomorrow.

The Brumbies scrumhalf is out of contention after being ruled out four weeks with a small shoulder fracture he suffered in Friday's Super Rugby win over the Rebels.

White's misfortune could open the door for 37-Test rep Luke Burgess to be the third halfback behind Will Genia and Nick Phipps.

Burgess came off the bench on Friday night to make his debut for the Rebels against the Brumbies after spending two years with French club Toulouse.



Meet Rocky's newly appointed paediatrician

Premium Content Meet Rocky's newly appointed paediatrician

She will run clinics at Mater Private Hospital for children aged from newborn to 16...

UPDATE: Two charged over Silly Solly’s alleged assault

Premium Content UPDATE: Two charged over Silly Solly’s alleged assault

One of the alleged offenders has had his matter heard in Rockhampton Magistrates...

Mount Morgan water restrictions upgraded to level six

Premium Content Mount Morgan water restrictions upgraded to level six

The township is now on the second highest level of restriction as the No. 7 Dam...