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brumby

Austral
a wild horse, esp one descended from runaway stock
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The Brumbies have won six of their last seven, their only defeat coming by five points in Buenos Aires, and have won five of their last six against their Aussie rivals.
Canberra: The ACT Brumbies scored seven tries in a 41-31 bonus-point Super Rugby win over Japan's Sunwolves in Canberra on Sunday.
Conservationists have called for the brumbies to be culled, saying the introduced animals were causing environmental damage and that their rising numbers were posing a growing threat.
In a move described by critics as "horrific", the state government of New South Wales announced plans to reduce the population of brumbies in the region, south-west of Sydney, by 90 per cent.
The story follows 12 year old Rachel, who dreams of being an equine vet like her father Mike, and their journey to Kimberley to capture the wild brumbies for a prominent Sheik in Dubai who sees their potential as endurance horses.
Brumbies, however, clarified that Auelua may not be fully fit to play the entire 80-minutes match.
He spent two seasons with Exeter Chiefs before joining the Brumbies in 2012 where he has made 20 appearances to date.
Replacements: T Polota-Nau (NSW Waratahs), B Robinson (NSW Waratahs), B Alexander (ACT Brumbies), K Douglas (NSW Waratahs), D Dennis (NSW Waratahs), N White (ACT Brumbies), M Harris (Queensland Reds), B Foley (NSW Waratahs).
Then three minutes later a penalty awarded when the Brumbies did not roll away at a ruck resulted in three more points.
Backrower Liam Messam scored a 62nd-minute try and fullback Robbie Robinson added another six minutes later as the Chiefs came from 22-12 down to edge out the Brumbies, who were attempting to win their third Super Rugby crown and first in nine years.
SECOND TEST TEAMS Australia: K Beale (Melbourne Rebels); I Folau (New South Wales Waratahs), A Ashley-Cooper (New South Wales Waratahs), C Leali'ifano (Brumbies), J Tomane (Brumbies); J O'Connor (Melbourne Rebels), W Genia (Queensland Reds); B Robinson (New South Wales Waratahs), S Moore (Brumbies), B Alexander (Brumbies), K Douglas (New South Wales Waratahs), J Horwill (Queensland Reds, capt), B Mowen (Brumbies), M Hooper (Brumbies), W Palu (New South Wales Waratahs).
Australia: B Barnes (NSW Waratahs); I Folau (NSW Waratahs), A Ashley-Cooper (NSW Waratahs), C Lealiifano (Brumbies), D Ioane (Queensland Reds); J O'Connor (Melbourne Rebels), W Genia (Queensland Reds); B Robinson (NSW Waratahs), S Moore (Brumbies), B Alexander (Brumbies), K Douglas (NSW Waratahs), J Horwill (Queensland Reds, capt), B Mowen (Brumbies), M Hooper (NSW Waratahs), W Palu (NSW Waratahs).