Australia Beat South Africa Again To Revive Rugby Championship Hope

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Australia defeated world champions South Africa for the second time in the Rugby Championship in Brisbane, with Len Ikitau and Marika Koroibete scoring two tries each.

Ikitau scored twice in the first half, but the Springboks seized the lead two minutes into the second half through centre Lukhanyo Am.

Koroibete scored twice in six minutes to give Australia a bonus-point victory. After defeating Argentina, New Zealand recovered the top spot in the world standings.

The All Blacks now lead the Rugby Championship table by ten points after winning all four of their games, while Australia climbs to third place, one point behind South Africa.

With the win, New Zealand moved ahead of the Springboks in the standings before of their match in Townsville next week.

Source: BBC Sport

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