After the worst week in its worst season in memory, the code in Australia is crying out for some reason to feel hopeful for the future.
Cheika has six Western Force players in his squad preparing for their August 19 clash against New Zealand in Sydney, which doubles as the opening game of the Rugby Championship and a Bledisloe Cup match.
Bookmakers have shown what they think of their chances, with Australia $6.25 long shots and New Zealand playing just $1.12 to win.
The new-look Wallabies have been working on their fitness in recent weeks and while Cheika hinted that he could pinch a leaf out of the British and Irish Lions' playbook by looking to pressure the All Blacks with their defence.
"So that extra experience, we've had an excellent training camp, strong, we've trained hard, and they're getting their belief".
"They've got something that we know if they put it together they're a unsafe side." he said.
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"The target needs to be to put New Zealand under pressure", Cheika told Channel Nine earlier.
"Then we will see what happens from there, we'll see if we can take the pickings".
But Cheika said he believed the right steps have been taken to "renovate" the Wallabies squad since their World Cup final loss to the All Blacks in 2015.
"I've had almost 20 new caps between that World Cup, there's probably only 12 of those players from that squad left".
Trying to win back the Bledisloe Cup for the first time since 2003 should help his Western Force players deal with the disappointment of their side being cut from Super Rugby, Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has said.
"Rugby has got a huge volunteer network around the country growing there in Perth obviously so that's going to be hard for them to take".
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Arsenal failed to do what they have been known for in the past decade, as they missed qualification into the Champions League. The Arsenal manager's unresolved future last season had a awful impact on his side's end to the Premier League campaign.
Ajax's defensive rock Davinson Sanchez will be looking to build on an excellent first campaign in Amsterdam. The Eredivisie heavyweights have also offered Sanchez a new contract in an attempt to persuade him to stay.
Significant strength was also visible among software stocks, as reflected by the 1.2% gain posted by the Dow Jones Software Index. The data comes amid tepid inflation that has remained below the Fed's 2 percent target, despite low unemployment.
Computer hardware stocks rebounded following recent weakness, with the NYSE Arca Computer Hardware Index climbing by 1.4 percent. The market indexes wavered between small gains and losses for much of the morning, then veered lower by afternoon.
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan skidded 1.55 percent, its biggest one-day loss since mid-December. USA crude (CLc1) was unchanged at $48.59 per barrel and Brent (LCOc1) was last at $51.84, down 1.63 percent on the day.
Wall Street saw a stock sell-off on Thursday as rising tensions between the US and North Korea filled investors with worry. Pacific island territory of Guam in an unusually detailed threat that further heightened tensions with the United States .
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