Rugby League

Michael Chammas

Michael Chammas is a sports reporter with The Sydney Morning Herald

Running hard: Jason Taumalolo will be a key figure for the Cowboys this season.

Cowboys steal win at the death

In his first game back since breaking his jaw in a sickening tackle from Ryan James, Wests Tigers fullback James Tedesco has shown why he's the NRL's next million dollar man.

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 24: Tigers coach Jason Taylor is pictured before the round 20 NRL match between the St George ...

'JT is a dog': The pressure building in Tiger Town

Two weeks out from his rendezvous with Robbie Farah, off-contract Wests Tigers coach Jason Taylor opens up on the criticism he copped from his own supporters and the pressure to hold on to his job. Michael Chammas reports.

Four weeks out: Penrith's Dallin Watene-Zelezniak will be out until week three of the NRL season after suffering a knee ...

Injury blow for Watene-Zelezniak

The Penrith Panthers will be without winger Dallin Watene-Zelezniak for the opening two weeks of the NRL season after the Kiwi international suffered a knee injury at training.