Andrew Webster

Andrew Webster

Andrew Webster is the Chief Sports Writer of The Sydney Morning Herald

Q and A: Sydney Roosters James Maloney

Andrew Webster We speak to the Roosters five-eighth ahead of the big local derby against the Bunnies at Allianz Stadium.

South Sydney coach Michael Maguire should switch to the Newcastle Knights. You know it makes sense.

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Andrew Webster It's time for the Souths coach to start somewhere new - and the Knights are crying out for a disciplinarian to rid them of their 'soft touch' tag.

Allianz Stadium upgrade announcement nears, but NRL attendance woes remain

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Andrew Webster A poor crowd of 12,000 at Souths-Broncos raises questions for rugby league's new stadium.

Andrew Johns poised to defect from Channel Nine to Fox Sports

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Andrew Webster Fox Sports going nowhere as they move to sign up Immortal.

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Jarryd Hayne, give NFL 'The Plane' against Denver Broncos. It's time

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Andrew Webster The US is embracing Jarryd Hayne, more so than his own country ever has.

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Super League II? Please. But big questions remain for Dave Smith and the NRL

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Andrew Webster Rugby league will be white-knuckling for the next six months.

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How Wayne Bennett has turned the Brisbane Broncos around with tough love

Wayne Bennett has supported the NRL judiciary on its shoulder charge dealings.

Andrew Webster The mastercoach was a pen stroke away from signing with the Dragons - until the News Corp boss stepped in.

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To get the remaining $1 billion for NRL broadcast deal, Dave Smith must fix rugby league

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Andrew Webster Rugby league is a better TV product than AFL - but it needs urgent repair

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Why Roger Tuivasa-Sheck's left foot is the NRL's most important commodity

Standing tall: Roger Tuivasa-Sheck.

Andrew Webster There's a big difference between knowing what to expect from freakish Roosters star Roger Tuivasa-Sheck and stopping it.

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Dave Smith has lunch with the men he said no to - including Rupert Murdoch

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Andrew Webster Oh to have been a fly on the wall at the posh Sydney restaurant when Rupert Murdoch broke bread with Dave Smith and other sporting heavies.

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Rupert Murdoch once hijacked rugby league. Now he could end up with nothing.

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Andrew Webster The News Corp boss lands in Sydney on the day Fox Sports is gazumped for NRL broadcast rights

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Sonny Bill Williams keeping the Bulldogs guessing again

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - FEBRUARY 14:  Sonny Bill Williams of the Chiefs warms up prior to the round one Super Rugby match between the Blues and the Chiefs at QBE Stadium on February 14, 2015 in Auckland, New Zealand.  (Photo by Hannah Peters/Getty Images)

Andrew Webster Seven years after he left via the backdoor, Williams set to return to the Bulldogs

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By failing to stand down Andrew Fifita immediately, the Sharks show how much they haven't learnt

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Andrew Webster The embattled club should never have allowed prop to play against the Bulldogs.

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David Fifita served year-long ban for abusing officials in 2011

Banned before: David Fifita was suspended for 12 months in 2011.

Andrew Webster The Sharks forward was suspended in 2011 for abusing referees.

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Belmore Oval is the place that time forgot, but rugby league and the Bulldogs will always need

Josh Reynolds and Bulldogs Legend, Terry Lamb, walking around Belmore talking to local supporters, Amol Khalaf, (centre), and her son Ghassan, who runs Belmore Dry Cleaners on June 23, 2015 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Quentin Jones/Fairfax Media)

Andrew Webster Dogs heroes Terry Lamb and Josh Reynolds take us back to the club's spiritual home.

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The inside story of how the Kieran Foran deal unravelled

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Andrew Webster You can set your clock to when turmoil happens at the Eels: about a year, sometimes less.

State of Origin: Why David Klemmer ripped into Corey Parker

In your face: David Klemmer in Origin II.

Andrew Webster The tension between the Origin forward packs will continue into the Origin decider.

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Sydney Roosters to consider move out west to ANZ Stadium

New home? Shaun Kenny-Dowall scores a try against South Sydney at ANZ Stadium.

Andrew Webster The eastern suburbs club is in negotiations about moving marquee games to the Olympic stadium.

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State of Origin: Blues coach Laurie Daley has made a mistake in not dumping Michael Jennings

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Andrew Webster The Blues coach set a new standard for his players. Now he has undermined it.

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NSW Blues coach Laurie Daley: from super bloke to supercoach

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Andrew Webster Underestimated for so long, the NSW coach is starting to show his value

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