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France-based fly-half Quade Cooper will not play for Australias sevens team at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, coach Andy Friend has revealed. Nike Free Uk Cheap Online. . Cooper, who has played 58 Tests since 2008, was left out of the final two IRB World Series 7s tournaments in Paris and London later this month, the last major dress rehearsals ahead of the Games in Brazil which run from August 5-21.Friend said: We just havent had the opportunity to work with him as much as we would have liked over the past five months. Each day I have a group of 20-plus players working on different structures and patterns of play and I dont think we would have got the very best out of Quade had we just thrown him into a tournament with limited preparation - particularly for an event as momentous as the Olympics.Although we are still a few months out from the Games, I think it offers the fairest outcome for everyone by making the call now.Quade can channel his energies into Toulon while we can enter the next phase of our preparations for Rio knowing the direction we want to take.Although Cooper played in two sevens matches in Las Vegas and Vancouver, his Olympic chances were hampered by complications over his release from Toulon and a lack of playing time. Also See: Cooper set for Vegas bow Copper sets sights on Rio Rugby on Sky Follow @SkySportsRugby Pundits Fixtures and results Wholesale Nike Free . Josh Mazzola drove in five runs to lead the Goldeyes (20-12) past the Capitales 11-5 Friday night at Le Stade Municipal in Quebec City. Cheap Nike Free Sale . The 17-time Grand Slam champion, who lose three straight finals in Monte Carlo to Rafael Nadal from 2006-08, has not played in the tournament since 2011, when he lost to Jurgen Melzer in the quarterfinals.Leon Draisaitl is headed back to the Canadian Hockey League. The Edmonton Oilers announced on Sunday that the third-overall pick in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft was assigned to the WHLs Prince Albert Raiders. According to TSN Hockey Insider Bob McKenzie, Draisaitl wont actually report to the Raiders. The 19-year-old has been traded to Kelowna, but the Rockets player going the other way in the trade played for Switzerland in the World Junior Championship and the trade cannot be officially finalized or announced until Tuesday when the tournament ends. Draisaitl played in 37 games with the Oilers this seasoon, scoring two goals and adding seven assists. Cheap Nike Free Online. He also spent two games in the press box as a healthy scratch. Draisaitls assignment comes one day after Germany played their final game at the World Juniors. The Oilers opted not to loan Draisaitl to his country for the tournament. By playing in more than 10 games this season, Draisaitl burned the first year of his entry level contract. However, because the Oilers assigned Draisaitl before playing their 40th game of the season tonight against the New York Islanders, this season will not count toward unrestricted free agency. Wholesale China Jerseys Wholesale Jerseys Wholesale Authentic Jerseys Nike NFL Jerseys China Wholesale Nike Basketball Jerseys Hockey Jerseys China Supply Baseball Jerseys Football Jerseys Sale Authentic College Jerseys MLB Jerseys China Stitched Soccer Jerseys Cheap Jerseys From China Cheap Nike Jerseys ' ' '