Rugby World Cup 2019: ‘Bad boy’ James O’Connor set for Wallablies recall against All Blacks

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The Wallabies are set to roll the dice on former bad boy James O’Connor, as they juggle World Cup aspirations with Bledisloe Cup glory against the All Blacks.

With the team due to be named Thursday morning, O’Connor is set to play outside centre for their clash with New Zealand in Perth on Saturday night – his first start in six years.

With the Wallabies struggling to convert dominant possession and opportunities into points in their Rugby Championship clashes with South Africa and Argentina, coach Michael Cheika has decided to bring another ball-player into his backline to replace outside centre Tevita Kuridrani.

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Grand Slam-winning captain and former Wallabies selector Andrew Slack told AAP that O’Con

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