Update On The Jake Trbojevic Injury

Not good news

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Australian Test Lock Jake Trbojevic has been ruled out of the World Cup and will face a race against the clock to be fit for Round 1 next season.

Scans have confirmed Trbojevic has suffered a torn pectoral muscle and will require immediate surgery and is facing three months on the sidelines. 

According to the daily telegraph.com, Trbojevic is retuning to Sydney today with surgery booked for next Wednesday.

The injury to the young forward soured the Kangaroos opening round win against a gallant English outfit.