Wales must strike early and lift the curse of Wallabies

End the curse. That must be Wales’s aim in Cardiff. If they are to realise Warren Gatland’s dream of winning the World Cup in two years — the hoodoo must cease now.

End the curse. That must be Wales’s aim today in Cardiff. If they are to realise Warren Gatland’s dream of winning the World Cup in Japan in two years — an aim he truly believes is achievable — the hoodoo must cease now.It has been nine years since Wales last beat Australia, 2019 pool opponents again in Tokyo, almost a decade of near-misses and what-ifs.More incredible still, it is 15 autumns since they won the first match of a November series — and that was against Romania. Wales forwar...