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Waratahs name unchanged team for final

SYDNEY (AP) The New South Wales Waratahs are injury-free and have named an unchanged lineup for Saturday's Super Rugby final against the Crusaders.

Head coach Michael Cheika has named the lineup which beat the ACT Brumbies 26-8 last weekend to give the Waratahs their first-ever home final. Winger Peter Betham is on an extended, nine-man bench which will be trimmed to eight players by kickoff.

Five members of the starting lineup - Rob Horne, Kurtley Beale, Wycliff Palu, Tatafu Polota-Nau and Benn Robinson - played in the 2008 final against the Crusaders in Christchurch, which was the last time the Waratahs reached the championships match.

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