Michael Chammas

Michael Chammas

Manly's Kieran Foran says Brad Arthur's inside knowledge could force change of tactics

Michael Chammas Manly five-eighth Kieran Foran believes the Sea Eagles will have to alter their game plan on Friday, given how well Eels coach Brad Arthur knows their players and game plans.

Panthers v Storm

Michael Chammas PENRITH PANTHERS v MELBOURNE STORM at Sportingbet Stadium, Monday 7.00pm

Sharks v Raiders

Michael Chammas CRONULLA SHARKS v CANBERRA RAIDERS at Remondis Stadium, Sunday 2.00pm

Broncos v Knights

Michael Chammas writes: BRISBANE BRONCOS v NEWCASTLE KNIGHTS at Suncorp Stadium, Saturday 5.30pm

Bulldogs v Tigers

Michael Chammas Canterbury v Wests Tigers at ANZ Stadium, Thursday 7.45pm

Dragons v Titans

Michael Chammas ST GEORGE ILLAWARRA DRAGONS v GOLD COAST TITANS at WIN Jubilee Oval, Sunday 3.00pm

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Warriors v Roosters

Michael Chammas NZ WARRIORS v SYDNEY ROOSTERS at Mt Smart Stadium, Sunday 12.00pm

Eels v Sea Eagles

Michael Chammas PARRAMATTA EELS v MANLY SEA EAGLES at Pirtek Stadium, Friday 7.45pm

Souths v Cowboys

Michael Chammas SOUTH SYDNEY RABBITOHS v NORTH QUEENSLAND COWBOYS at ANZ Stadium, Saturday 7.30pm

North Queensland coach Paul Green blasts refs for "not knowing what was going on" in loss to Penrith

Dropped: The Cowboys suffered a 23-22 loss to the Panthers.

Michael Chammas Cowboys coach Paul Green has criticised the referees for "not knowing what was going on" after they sent Matthew Wright to the sin bin at a pivotal time in Monday night's loss to Penrith.

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Bulldogs' James Graham wary of wounded Tigers after previous thrashing

Not again: Bulldogs prop James Graham is wary of the wounded Wests Tigers.

Michael Chammas James Graham doesn't know if it's just a coincidence, but it was the Wests Tigers who triggered a four game losing streak that threatened to ruin Canterbury's season.

Eight years in the NRL: How your team fared in the 16-team competition

The Titans have struggled to make a big impact since joining the comp in 2007.

Michael Chammas Since the Gold Coast Titans joined the competition in 2007, most teams have been on a rollercoaster ride in search of success.

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Panthers coach Ivan Cleary wants 40-20 rule changed now

Opportunity lost: Eels halfback Chris Sandow finds a gap against the Bulldogs.

Michael Chammas Panthers coach Ivan Cleary has urged the NRL to scrap the rules relating to the 40-20 before the start of the next round.

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ASADA timeline: How the events unfolded

Cronulla Sharks coach Shane Flanagan was stood down pending a review in July 2013.

Michael Chammas How the ASADA investigation has affected the Cronulla Sharks since it was announced in 2013.

Ivan Cleary says Cowboys have more weapons than just Thurston

Class to burn: North Queensland’s talisman Johnathan Thurston.

Michael Chammas Panthers coach Ivan Cleary insists there's more to North Queensland than the man they tried so hard to lure to Penrith.

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Sydney Roosters: Drama on the other side but Mitchell Pearce wants a thriller

Ready for the Titans: Roosters halfback Mitchell Pearce.

Michael Chammas Sydney Roosters halfback Mitchell Pearce believes his side will be ready to combat the extra emotion surrounding John Cartwright's last game in charge of the Titans.

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Wests Tigers will try to keep their NRL season alive against the Sydney Roosters on Saturday

Dejected: Wests Tigers players stand in goal awaiting a conversion attempt after one of the Cowboys' 12 tries on Saturday night.

Michael Chammas It's been the fortnight from hell for the Wests Tigers, but there doesn't look to be a reprieve in sight with a game against the premiers set to be the final nail in the coffin for their season this...

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NRL considers funding all junior development in a major revamp of the game's pathways

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Brad Walter and Michael Chammas The NRL may fund all junior development across the game under a major revamp of pathways that could see the under 20s National Youth Competition scrapped and the introduction of a rookie draft.

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Bulldogs player Josh Reynolds kicked Sam Thaiday in the face but he understands

Sam Thaiday.

Michael Chammas Bulldogs five-eighth Josh Reynolds has found an unlikely ally in Sam Thaiday, who has defended Reynolds over the kick to his face on Friday night.

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James Segeyaro is raking in the credits as Penrith's first-choice hooker

James Segeyaro

Michael Chammas The Panthers had just won their third game on the trot with James Segeyaro as their starting hooker when the club announced the signing of South Sydney's Apisai Koroisau for next season.

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