Cheika hits out at World Rugby over Hodge suspension
Australia coach criticises judgment from panel Saga will not derail plans for match against Wales
Australia head coach Michael Cheika lashed out at World Rugby in an extraordinary press conference yesterday, addressing this week’s ongoing saga involving banned wing Reece Hodge and insisting that it would not distract his side heading into their crucial match against Wales tomorrow.
The published report following Hodge’s disciplinary hearing revealed that the Wallaby was not aware of World Rugby’s new hightackle framework and had not been
Furious: Michael Cheika disputed the reasons given for Reece Hodge’s three-game ban