Michael Chammas

Michael Chammas

League

Wests Tigers' Mitchell Moses justifies the hype with brilliant NRL display

Michael Chammas Wests Tigers skipper Robbie Farah said he had been pleading with coach Mick Potter to give rookie Mitchell Moses his first crack at the big time for months before he finally got his chance.

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League

How Jarryd Hayne would bring the NRL into the 21st century

All smiles: Jarryd Hayne after winning State of Origin series last month.

Michael Chammas It's Jarryd Hayne as you've never heard him before. In a forthright discussion with Michael Chammas, the Blues superstar argues the NRL is way behind the times and he tells of the impact that has on...

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Lewd photo threatens NRL star Todd Carney's career

Todd Carney: facing a new setback after disturbing image published on Twitter.

Michael Chammas, Rose Powell Troubled rugby league player likely to face another setback after shocking image appears online.

League

Sydney Roosters defeat Canterbury Bulldogs in controversial NRL clash

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Michael Chammas It was the game that had it all. Controversial decisions, all-in brawls, and a player put on report for kung fu kicking.

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League

Brisbane Broncos to assist NRL with salary cap rort claims

Michael Carayannis, Michael Chammas Brisbane Broncos boss Paul White says his club are being investigated for “unsubstantiated allegations” of salary cap rorting after revelations the NRL were investigating the club for...

League

James Roberts says sacking from Penrith Panthers a 'blessing in disguise' after fresh NRL start with Gold Coast Titans

Return bout: James Roberts is set to play his first game for the Titans against Penrith – the team that cut him loose in March.

Michael Chammas James Roberts was a shattered man at the time of his sacking from Penrith, and while he holds no grudges against his former club, he has labelled his move to the Gold Coast as a blessing in disguise.

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League

Ben Te'o to leave South Sydney at end of NRL season

Fresh challenge: Ben Te'o could follow his Souths teammate Sam Burgess to rugby union next year.

Michael Chammas South Sydney forward Ben Te'o has confirmed he won't be at South Sydney next year, telling his teammates of his decision to leave the club at the end of this season.

League

NRL seeks please explain from clubs over rep absentees' miracle recoveries

Recovered: Parramatta fullback Jarryd Hayne will be back for his club this weekend.

Michael Chammas NRL clubs will be asked to explain the miraculous recovery of the 29 players ruled out of representative teams last week, only to be named for their clubs on Tuesday night.

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League

Sam Burgess happy for sibling George to take the NRL limelight

George of the jungle: George Burgess wraps up Raider Josh Dugan.

Michael Chammas Rabbitohs hardman Sam Burgess is cool with his younger brother George challenging him for title as the best of the boys.

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League

The short and drama-filled NRL career of St George Illawarra coach Steve Price

Steve Price.

Michael Chammas The short and drama-filled NRL career of St George Illawarra Dragons coach Steve Price.

League

Suspended former NRL player Sandor Earl stunned as Stephen Dank lands Indian cricket job

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Michael Chammas Revelations of Stephen Dank landing a job in cricket has dumbfounded Sandor Earl, who is living in Thailand as he awaits his official suspension for drug use and trafficking.

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League

The moment NRL premiership-winning Roosters shared a quiet beer in the middle of ANZ Stadium

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Michael Chammas In the aftermath of the Roosters grand final triumph, the newly crowned premiers united in an emotional centre-field embrace in the eerie silence of a near-empty ANZ Stadium.

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Clash of the week: NRL vs A-League in Sydney's heartland

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Michael Chammas The biggest opening round of rugby league in Sydney in two decades will go head-to-head against the A-League's expected sell-out cross-town derby on Saturday night.

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League

NRL chiefs Dave Smith, Todd Greenberg join Touch Football team

Dave Smith

Michael Chammas NRL chief executive Dave Smith and head of football Todd Greenberg have reaffirmed the game's connection with Touch Football Australia by becoming board members of the organisation.

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League

NRL: Utility panel

Michael Chammas Kurt Gidley (Newcastle)

League

Hooker Michael Lichaa's first NRL match will be against his next team

Michael Lichaa

Michael Chammas Cronulla hooker Michael Lichaa will on Monday night make his NRL debut against the club he looks set to join next season.

League

NRL's new rules close gap between top and bottom sides

Form team: The rules revamp suits more mobile packs such as the Tigers.

Michael Chammas Generally speaking, leading coaches say a faster game is a better game.

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League

Wests Tigers win spiteful NRL clash against Manly Sea Eagles

David Nofoaluma.

Michael Chammas Those doubting whether the Wests Tigers were the new schoolyard bullies of the NRL after their round-three demolition of South Sydney were left red-faced after a boilover at Leichhardt Oval on Sunday.

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Rugby League

Storm try a referee's error, says NRL

Young Tonumaipea of the Storm breaks through a tackle by Josh Dugan of the Dragons en route to scoring the match-winning try on Monday night.

Michael Chammas and Michael Carayannis NRL investigating new procedures to prevent repeat of referee's decision on Monday night.

League

Furious Dragons demand please explain from NRL over Storm's after the siren try

Dragons

Michael Chammas St George Illawarra have asked the NRL for an explanation after Melbourne were allowed to score a match winning try on Monday night after the siren.

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