IT APPEARS Wallabies first five Quade Cooper does indeed have at least one Kiwi fan.
Michelle Taylor, a New Zealander living in Australia who follows Cooper on Twitter, tweeted last week that her mother in New Zealand had been rushed to hospital.
“A short time afterwards I received a message from Quade asking how she was doing. It was a wonderful gesture from him and he didn't have to do it. Go Wallabies (and Robbie [Deans]),” she wrote.
Cooper has incurred the wrath of All Blacks fans following a series of cheap-shots on Richie McCaw and seems to love the fact that he is ‘Public Enemy No 1’ in New Zealand at the moment.« Back to Archives
This weekend throws up another set of games which could go either way.
Which player was unlucky not to make the Wallabies’ preliminary squad for the British and Irish Lions series?