Sky Sport – The Magazine (New Zealand): With the Wallabies about to kick off their 2015 campaign on the road to the Rugby World Cup tonight in Brisbane, it’s timely to share my column from The Magazine over the ditch..
Cheika’s major asset as a coach is his man management. He knows when is the right time to give Kurtley Beale a hug. He knows that a few public comments will get the best out his pack. He knows that two days of underfeeding, and not three, is the difference between Will Skelton running through blokes and wanting to cause them unfathomable harm. He really is a nice kid, big Will.