Michael Chammas

Michael Chammas

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...

Salary cap squeeze to decide if Luke O'Donnell stays at Roosters

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - SEPTEMBER 14:  Luke O'Donnell of the Roosters reacts to a referee's decision during the NRL Qualifying Final match between the Sydney Roosters and the Manly Warringah Sea Eagles at Allianz Stadium on September 14, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

Michael Chammas Roosters will wait until after the season to decide if Luke O'Donnell will stay.

Eels plan to fight salary cap fine - as well as poor start to season

Chris Sandow

Michael Chammas PARRAMATTA'S nightmare start to the season has gone from bad to worse. They have won just three of their past 21 games, their big off-season signing has been dropped to park football and now the club...

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

RL

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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League

Cameron Smith wants Jordan McLean to play against Knights despite potential fan backlash

Centre of the storm: Melbourne's Jordan McLean could be targeted by Newcastle Knights fans this weekend.

Michael Chammas Melbourne Storm skipper Cameron Smith has urged the club not to rest Jordan McLean against Newcastle on Saturday amid fears for the young prop's welfare.

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Leap of faith puts rebuilt Penrith Panthers on terra firma

Headliner: Big-name recruit Jamie Soward.

Michael Chammas When Warren Wilson took over as CEO of the Panthers, the club was on the brink of insolvency – days away from liquidation.

League

Penrith prop Tim Grant see out contract at Panthers

Staying put: Penrith's Tim Grant.

Michael Chammas Penrith prop Tim Grant insists he will see out his contract at the Panthers, but said he understood that rugby league is now a business.

League

Tim Grant holds no grudges after release from Panthers

Off to Souths ... Penrith's Tim Grant

Michael Chammas South Sydney-bound Panthers prop Tim Grant insists he would be a "hypocrite" to criticise the Panthers for releasing him given he embraced the change at the club over the past two years.

League

Kite is over anger of being cut

Michael Chammas Brent Kite recounts says his last game at Brookvale Oval was when he realised he was angry with Manly.

League

NRL 2014: The halves and the have-nots

Jamie Soward

Michael Chammas Parramatta Five-eighth: Corey Norman Halfback: Luke Kelly/ Chris Sandow The back-to-back wooden spooners have a stronger roster than they have had for the past two seasons, but their fortunes are...

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League

Steve Menzies to make comeback for Sea Eagles in Auckland Nines

SYDNEY, NSW - JUNE 04: Steve Menzies of the Sea Eagles makes a break in his 
300th NRL match during the round 13 NRL match between the Penrith Panthers and 
the Manly Warringah Sea Eagles at CUA Stadium June 4, 2006 in Sydney, Australia. 
(Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images) 


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Michael Chammas and Brad Walter Steve Menzies will come out of retirement to play his first game for the Sea Eagles in almost six years at this weekend's Auckland Nines.

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League

Sydney Roosters need to lift their game to go back-to-back, say grand final heroes

Jared Waerea-Hargreaves

Michael Chammas Representative stars Michael Jennings and Jared Waerea-Hargreaves are adamant the Sydney Roosters cannot defend their title playing the same football they did last year.

League

Kite at peace again after anger over being released

Brent Kite

Michael Chammas Brent Kite has known for most of the season this would be his final year at Manly but not until his last game at Brookvale Oval did he realise he was angry with the club for letting him loose.

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Roosters, O'Donnell keen to resume alliance, but will wait until season's end

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - SEPTEMBER 14:  Luke O'Donnell of the Roosters reacts to a referee's decision during the NRL Qualifying Final match between the Sydney Roosters and the Manly Warringah Sea Eagles at Allianz Stadium on September 14, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

Michael Chammas Sydney Roosters will wait until after the season to determine whether they can fit veteran Luke O'Donnell under the salary cap for next year.

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Rugby League

Kite's tangled emotions

Michael Chammas Brent Kite has known for most of the season this would be his final year at Manly.

Rivalry is born out of mutual respect

Storm and Manly

Michael Chammas MANLY don't like Melbourne and Melbourne don't like Manly - not that any of the players would admit that on the eve of their preliminary final at AAMI Park.

League

Souths out, Titans in for Jennings

Michael Jennings?

Michael Chammas THE Michael Jennings contract saga took another twist on Tuesday when one of his suitors pulled the pin on the bid to sign the 24-year-old and a new club joined the race.

League

Jennings wasn't worth it - Cleary

Michael Jennings

Michael Chammas IVAN CLEARY did not try to sugar-coat the break-up between Penrith and Michael Jennings, backing his club's decision to release the NSW centre from the final three years of his contract.

League

Departure of Jennings to benefit Panthers

Michael Jennings

Michael Chammas Penrith have cleared the decks to make an aggressive play for the NRL’s top players next year.