Andrew Webster is the Chief Sports Writer of The Sydney Morning Herald
Andrew Webster Russell Crowe was reluctant to let Shane Richardson go when he was told before Christmas that his chief executive wanted to take up a newly created job at the NRL.
Andrew Webster Penrith coach Ivan Cleary already fears the injury toll from next year's Auckland Nines with his club on a potential collision course with the NRL over the strength of the side it will field.
Andrew Webster The NSW forward shouldn't have urinated on a police car. But is it really the end of the world?
Andrew Webster The howls for clear cut punishments when it comes to domestic violence is impossible.
Andrew Webster Braith Anasta says the Wests Tigers owe him money and that the embattled joint venture released Adam Blair because of salary cap pressure.
Andrew Webster This Four Nations tournament is an absolute snoozefest, right? Wrong. But that's despite the game's suits doing their best to make it so.
Andrew Webster Judiciary chairman Paul Conlon has accused NRL chief executive Dave Smith of gross double standards, claiming he turned a blind eye to a News Corp attack on panel members earlier this year while...
Andrew Webster The embarrassing fallout from the NRL's decision to heavily fine Paul Gallen has deepened, with judiciary chairman Paul Conlon resigning and NSWRL chairman George Peponis issued with a "please...
Andrew Webster Kerry Packer famously said there was no money in football clubs or racehorses - but it didn't stop him from gambling on either of them.
Andrew Webster When Jarryd Hayne flew to the US in September for a tour of Super Bowl champions Seattle Seahawks and college powerhouse Washington State, he hadn't made the decision that has knocked rugby league...
'I'm happy now, because I can see the end': South Sydney Rabbitoh Ben Te'o preparing for grand finale
Andrew Webster Only those close to Te'o truly understand what last year cost him.
Andrew Webster Rugby league sometimes takes for granted that it has an actor of Marlon Brando's calibre owning its proudest and most storied footy club.
Andrew Webster A lot of history will be rewritten this week. South Sydney people, though, have long memories.
Andrew Webster The Forty-three. They don’t talk about it at training at Redfern. They didn’t talk about it before Friday night’s game at ANZ Stadium.
Andrew Webster You won't find a quote from Jamie Soward in this story until the end. He's said so much about himself this season, there's not much more he can say.
Andrew Webster Greenberg hasn't brought clarity to the game. The game is a mess. The game is a conflagration of edicts, clampdowns, new rules and policy on the run.
Andrew Webster I love Des Hasler stories, even if Des Hasler won't talk to me. Even if he won't let me talk to anyone about Des Hasler.
Andrew Webster It’s time for Sonny Bill Williams to fire up. So to speak.
Andrew Webster It's now or never for South Sydney, but what few realise is how it could have been a season of nothing at all.
Andrew Webster We don't lie down. That's not an edict at the Roosters but a philosophy, and that’s where Trent Robinson is different from the rest.