Campese


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Campese

David. born 1962, Australian rugby union player
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Former backs magician Campese, pictured says Wales lifting this year's Six Nations ahead of England and Ireland has earned them new respect Down Under.
Campese echoed the words of another Wallaby great, outside-half Michael Lynagh, by stressing the Aussies are more "worried" about facing Fiji in their opening fixture of the tournament than what comes afterwards.
Now holding the role of Director of Sales for CMG in Orlando isJC Campese.
Campese will be at Murrayfield on Saturday to see Scotland take on the Wallabies and he is looking forward to what he thinks will be a close affair.
Campese, 33, who qualifies for the Azzurri through his Italian grandfather Antonio, is one of the Raiders' all-time greats but never got the chance to say goodbye after making his last appearance at Canberra Stadium three years ago, when he left to join the Robins in Super League.
With the clock ticking down, Campese's chip and chase ended with Thomas Mimms touching down out wide.
The Giants half-back picked off a Campese pass and raced 50 metres for the opener, and although responded Maurice Blair responded, Brierley split the home defence to send Leroy Cudjoe over.
Campese also brought out the best in half-back partner Albert Kelly, who scored two tries and created three others.
Wallabies great David Campese said:"I have been in games where referees have made real blunders, but whoever put that statement out saying the referee got it wrong should be shot.
Campese dismissed the hopes of Pacific Nations Cup holders Fiji as he predicted a battle royale between the big three to finish in the top two of the group and reach the knock-out stage of union's global showpiece.
IRELAND international Tyrone McCarthy will stand in as Hull KR captain against Widnes tomorrow as the Robins anxiously wait to discover the extent of Terry Campese's knee injury.