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The Wallabies will be looking to confirm their strong start to the Rugby League as they take on Argentina in San Juan.
Dave Rennie’s men overcame a late loss to Michael Hooper and season-ending injury to Quade Cooper to claim the 41-26 victory.
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They face an Argentina side keen to bounce back from a disappointing second-half performance, to recapture the form that saw them beat Scotland in the July series.
It’s the first time Cheika has come up against his former side since leaving in 2019.
The round will open with the Springboks hosting the All Blacks in Johannesburg, with Ian Foster under pressure after last week’s defeat.
Here’s everything you need to know about Wallabies v Argentina
The Wallabies next face Argentina in San Juan on August 14
It will be the second round of the Rugby Championship, with the Wallabies winning the opener 41-26 in Mendoza.
Dave Rennie’s men will next face South Africa in Adelaide and Sydney before taking on the All Blacks in Melbourne and Auckland.
The Wallabies v Argentina series will air only on Stan Sport.
The second test will be commercial-free, live and on-demand, with extensive coverage on Stan Sport starting at 4:45 a.m. AEST.
This will also be the case for the second Test, with the games against South Africa and the All Blacks simulcast on the Nine Network.
The Wallabies game against Argentina is not shown on free-to-air television as they are not covered by anti-siphoning laws, with only the home games and Bledisloe being covered by the Nine Network.
South Africa’s blockbuster game against the All Blacks will be shown on Stan Sport.
The second test will be commercial-free, live and on-demand, with extensive coverage on Stan Sport starting at 12:55 a.m.
New Zealand: sky sports
South Africa/Africa and adjacent islands: Super Sports
Argentina/South America/North America: ESPN
Ireland and United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, Channel Islands, Isle of Man): Sky United Kingdom
Italy, Vatican City, San Marino and Canton of Ticino, Switzerland: Sky Italy
Asia-Pacific, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, Federated States of Micronesia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Kiribati, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Macau, Malaysia, Maldives, Marianas, Marshall Islands, Mongolia, Nepal, Marianas North, North Korea, Pakistan, Palau, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Tajikistan, Taiwan (Republic of China), Thailand, Timor-Leste, Vietnam: First sports
Africa and adjacent islands:Super Sports
List of nations under SanzaarRugby.tv:
Afghanistan, Bahrain, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, China, India and Sri Lanka
Portugal, Spain, Andorra, Albania, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Kazakhstan, Kosovo , Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, Turkey and Ukraine
*All hours AEST
Sunday August 7
South Africa 26 v New Zealand 10, Mbombela Stadium, Nelspruit, 1:05
Argentina 26 v Australia 41, Estadio Malvinas Argentinas, Mendoza, 5:10 a.m.
Sunday August 14
South Africa v New Zealand, Emirates Airlines Park, Johannesburg, 1:05 a.m.
Argentina-Australia, Bicentenario Stadium, San Juan, 5:10 a.m.
Saturday August 27
Australia v South Africa, Adelaide Oval, Adelaide, 3.30pm
New Zealand v Argentina, Orangetheory Stadium, Christchurch, 5.45pm
Saturday September 3
New Zealand-Argentina, FMG Stadium Waikato, 5:05 p.m.
Australia v South Africa, Allianz Stadium, Sydney, 7:35 p.m.
Thursday September 15
Australia v New Zealand, Marvel Stadium, Melbourne, 7:45 p.m.
Sunday September 18
Argentina – South Africa, Estadio Velez Sarsfield, Buenos Aires, 5:10 a.m.
Saturday September 24
New Zealand v Australia, Eden Park, Auckland, 7.05pm
Sunday September 25
South Africa vs Argentina, Hollywoodbets Kings Park, Durban, 1:05
The second test between the Wallabies and Argentina kicks off at 5:10 a.m. AEST at the Estadio Bicentenario on Sunday, August 14.
Coverage will be ad-free from 4:45 a.m. AEST and will continue throughout the match on Stan Sport.
There are still a number of tickets available for the Rugby Championship matches taking place in Australia.
The Wallabies will travel to Adelaide for the first time since 2004 when they take on South Africa at the Adelaide Oval on August 27.
This will be followed by a historic game at Sydney Football Stadium, the first international game at the new venue on September 3.
The Australian leg of the tournament will conclude with a rare halfway test as the Wallabies and All Blacks travel to Melbourne on September 15.
ARGENTINA (15-1): Juan Cruz Mallia; Emiliano Boffelli, Matias Moroni, Jeronimo De La Fuente, Juan Imhoff; Santiago Carreras, Gonzalo Bertranou; Pablo Matera, Marcos Kremer, Juan Martin Gonzalez; Tomas Lavanini, Matias Alemanno; Francisco Gomez Kodela, Julian Montoya (captain), Thomas Gallo
Replacements: Agustin Creevy, Nahuel Tetaz Chaparro, Joel Sclavi, Facundo Isa, Rodrigo Bruni, Tomas Cubelli, Tomas Albornoz, Lucio Cinti
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WALLABIES (15-1): Tom Wright; Jordan Petaia, Len Ikitau, Lalakai Foketi, Marika Koroibete; James O’Connor, Nic White; Rob Valetini, Fraser McReight; Jed Holloway, Darcy Swain, Rory Arnold; Taniela Tupou, Folau Fainga’a, James Slipper (captain)
Replacements: Lachlan Lonergan, Matt Gibbon, Pone Fa’amausili, Nick Frost, Pete Samu, Tate McDermott, Irae Simone, Reece Hodge
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SOUTH AFRICA (15-1): Damian Willemse, Jesse Kriel, Lukhanyo Am, Damian de Allende, Makazole Mapimpi, Handre Pollard, Jaden Hendrikse, Duane Vermeulen, Pieter-Steph du Toit, Siya Kolisi (capt), Lood de Jager, Eben Etzebeth, Frans Malherbe, Joseph Dweba, Beef Nche.
Replacements: Malcolm Marx, Steven Kitshoff, Vincent Koch, Franco Mostert, Jasper Wiese, Kwagga Smith, Hershel Jantjies, Willie le Roux.
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NEW ZEALAND (15-1):Jordie Barrett; Will Jordan, Rieko Ioane, David Havili, Caleb Clarke; Richie Mo’unga, Aaron Smith; Ardie Savea, Sam Cane (captain), Shannon Frizell; Scott Barrett, Sam Whitelock; Tyrel Lomax, Samson Taukei’aho, Ethan de Groot
Replacements: Codie Taylor, George Bower, Fletcher Newell, Tupou Vaa’i, Akira Ioane, Finlay Christie, Beauden Barrett, Quinn Tupaea
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