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#David Pocock

# david-pocock - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

A Wallaby flanker made a stand against homophobic slurs at the weekend

David Pocock raised the issue with referee Craig Joubert during the Brumbies clash with the Waratahs.

# david-pocock - Monday 1 December, 2014

Former Australia captain Pocock arrested after chaining himself to a coal digger

ARU hand Pocock a formal warning following environmental protest.

# david-pocock - Sunday 11 May, 2014

Lookin’ good Mike! It’s the sporting tweets of the week

Also featuring Darran O’Sullivan’s thoughts on Liverpool and Emma Byrne’s delight at meeting Roy Keane.

# david-pocock - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

David Pocock cruelly ruled out of another Super Rugby season after knee surgery Acl

David Pocock cruelly ruled out of another Super Rugby season after knee surgery

The Australian flanker will miss another season due to a re-rupturing of his cruciate ligament.

# david-pocock - Sunday 5 May, 2013

Warburton has referees’ respect – Gatland

The New Zealander highlighted the strength of his captain’s relationship with Craig Joubert

# david-pocock - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Wales reshuffle pack, Pocock named in Australia side, ahead of clash

Coach Warren Gatland has made four changes to the side that played the All Blacks.

# david-pocock - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Former Wallaby legend Campese slammed for rant about female sportswriters

The goose-stepping rugby star has been putting out fires (with tweets) ever since.

# david-pocock - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Wallabies lose Pocock to injury for England Test

The flanker will miss Saturday’s Test at Twickenham, as will lock Kane Douglas.

# david-pocock - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

David Pocock ruled out for three months after knee surgery

Pocock is now unlikely to feature in the November meetings with England, Italy, Wales and France.

# david-pocock - Monday 20 August, 2012

Pocock set for knee surgery, misses All-Blacks rematch

The Australian captain is out for Saturday’s clash in Auckland, rugby officials confirmed today.

# david-pocock - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

No room for Quade Cooper in Australian squad to face All Blacks

Berrick Barnes has been rewarded for his exemplary form against Wales and starts at fly-half.

# david-pocock - Sunday 29 July, 2012

Pocock pens open letter to Western Force fans as he signs for Brumbies

The Australian captain took to Facebook to explain the reasons for his move to the Canberra franchise.

# david-pocock - Monday 18 June, 2012

Must do better: Pocock calls for more Wallaby style

Australia have beaten the Grand Slam champions in back-to-back fixtures, but the skipper has demanded an improvement for the final test.

# david-pocock - Monday 14 November, 2011

Pocock struggles with eating disorder

The Wallabies flanker has revealed the surprising extent to which obsessive anxiety about food and physical fitness have impacted his development.

# david-pocock - Monday 24 October, 2011

Thierry Dusautoir wins IRB Player of the Year; gets mistaken for Henry Winning This post contains videos

Thierry Dusautoir wins IRB Player of the Year; gets mistaken for Henry

The French captain received the accolade ahead of David Pocock, Will Genia, Ma’a Nonu, Jerome Kaino and Piri Weepu.

# david-pocock - Thursday 20 October, 2011

The Score’s team of the Rugby World Cup

It’s taken us all of 46 games (and over a month of late nights and early morning), but we’ve finally settled on 15 names worthy of a place on our dream teamsheet.

# david-pocock - Wednesday 19 October, 2011

Who’s the man? IRB announces Player of the Year shortlist Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Who’s the man? IRB announces Player of the Year shortlist

International rugby’s governing body has announced its shortlist for this season’s awards. Five of the six nominees ply their trade in the southern hemisphere.

# david-pocock - Saturday 15 October, 2011

Key considerations: Australia v New Zealand

There’s little to choose between the teams as New Zealand and Australia prepare for their semi-final showdown in Auckland.

# david-pocock - Friday 14 October, 2011

‘I am not a cheat,’ insists Pocock

The flanker was criticised by John Smit for his performance in last Saturday’s game, as Australia edged out South Africa to reach the World Cup semi-finals.

# david-pocock - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

Warburton is up there with Pocock and McCaw, warns O’Callaghan

DOC highlights the “massive threat” posed by the Welsh openside ahead of Saturday’s meeting.

# david-pocock - Friday 16 September, 2011

Pocock sits out training, could still face Ireland

James O’Connor has been named in the Wallabies side to face Ireland but Robbie Deans has a worry over David Pocock.

The Morning Score: Friday

As we get ready for a big weekend of sporting action, here’s everything you need to know this Friday morning.

# david-pocock - Friday 22 July, 2011

A Bluffer’s Guide to… the Tri-Nations Series

The Tri-Nations Series kicks off tomorrow with Australia v South Africa at the ANZ Stadium in Sydney. Get the low-down on what’s happening and who’ll be making the happenings happen with our latest Bluffer’s Guide.