Aussies best of the decade
November 16, 1999
Australia's victorious World Cup team has been named the 'Team of the Decade' by a leading New Zealand rugby magazine.
The latest edition of Rugby News also included six of the winning Wallabies in its First XV.
Centres Tim Horan and Dan Herbert, scrum-half George Gregan, No.8 Toutai Kefu, lock John Eales and prop Andrew Blades were all included in the top team.
John Taylor argues the world's best XVs players must be given a chance to play in the Olympics to increase the appeal of the game
The All Blacks' form is not a peaking issue, but Hansen must threaten to wield his axe, to demand improvement, Craig Dowd writes
"It has been the World Cup that smashed down the gender barriers of the sport." Tom Hamilton looks back at a remarkable tournament
A selection of the best pictures from England's historic World Cup triumph in Paris as they beat Canada 21-9