Andrew Webster

Andrew Webster

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

Andrew Johns to stay at Channel Nine despite being stood down for NRL grand final

Andrew Webster The controversy surrounding Andrew Johns will not affect his negotiations with Fox Sports – because he's decided to stay at Channel Nine.

NRL grand final 2015: Wayne Bennett's golden point gripe is disrespectful to the Cowboys

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Andrew Webster The Broncos coach couldn't help himself after his side lost the NRL grand final.

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The conversation that turned North Queensland Cowboys halfback Johnathan Thurston into a superstar

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Andrew Webster He is best player in the game, but it took some home truths to help Johnathan Thurston get there.

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Sydney NRL clubs on notice to improve or make way for a second Brisbane team

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Andrew Webster The Broncos-Cowboys grand final should send an ominous warning to Sydney teams

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The untold story of how the Bulldogs let Johnathan Thurston sign with the Cowboys

The Dog that got away: Johnathan Thurston training with the Bulldogs in 2004.

Andrew Webster If you're a Bulldogs supporter, you mighn't want to read this.

Why North Queensland Cowboys captain Johnathan Thurston won't be the next Immortal

Playing on: North Queensland Cowboys playmaker Johnathan Thurston with his record fourth Dally M Medal on Monday.

Andrew Webster Johnathan Thurston must wait his turn to join rugby league's most exclusive club.

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Brisbane Broncos centre Justin Hodges a top bloke but must not be allowed to face Cowboys in NRL grand final

In hot water: Justin Hodges upends Aidan Guerra on Friday night.

Andrew Webster Sentimentality should not allow the misunderstood Queenslander to play in the decider.

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AOC boss John Coates demands investigation into prescription drug use in wake of Souths scandal

Andrew Webster Leading Olympics official also proposes players should be searched for medications.

Reformed bad boy Jake Friend's tears for Sydney Roosters

Andrew Webster The Roosters captain doesn't say much, but an emotional pre-match speech showed how far he's come.

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How NRL players dodge drug tests

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Andrew Webster The NRL should use the overdoses of Dylan Walker and Aaron Gray to seriously address the issue of prescription drugs

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NRL star's chilling warning: 'A player is going to die from prescription drugs'

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Andrew Webster The biggest issue confronting rugby league is the abuse of sleeping tablets and painkilers

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'Taking a grand final to Brisbane is clearly an option': NRL boss Dave Smith takes blinkers off

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Andrew Webster Sydney should not consider the NRL grand final a privilege, not a right

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Sydney Roosters' Mitchell Pearce gets more time - will the video referees?

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - SEPTEMBER 18:  Kane Evans of the Roosters is tackled during the First NRL Semi Final match between the Sydney Roosters and the Canterbury Bulldogs at Allianz Stadium on September 18, 2015 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Andrew Webster Roosters halfback set to play against the Broncos, but the Bulldogs harshly done by

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NRL finals 2015: Sydney Roosters wary of Canterbury Bulldogs' tackling style

Andrew Webster Roosters are on high alert over Bulldogs forward Greg Eastwood after questions were raised over his tackling technique.

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Cronulla Sutherland Sharks coach Shane Flanagan should buy Phil Gould a beer

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Andrew Webster The Sharks are reaping the rewards for accepting their ASADA medicine - but a siege mentality remains

Trent Robinson's dilemma: Mitchell Pearce or Jackson Hastings?

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Andrew Webster The Roosters coach has some tough questions ahead for the rest of the finals series.

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Canterbury Bulldogs skipper James Graham: 'I'm not thinking about the 60-year-old me. I'm thinking about winning'

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Andrew Webster The Bulldogs captain is a throwback to another time. James Graham was born in the wrong era. He should've played in the 1980s. He should've been one of them.

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ARL chairman John Grant's fallout with Dave Smith has NRL clubs jittery

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Andrew Webster There's trouble brewing on the eve of the NRL finals.

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