Michael Chammas

Michael Chammas

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Chris Sandow begins road to redemption with Eels

Michael Chammas Chris Sandow will attempt to resurrect his faltering career when he rejoins his Parramatta teammates for the start of pre-season training on Monday.

Parramatta Eels v Cronulla Sharks

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Michael Chammas PARRAMATTA EELS v CRONULLA SHARKS at Pirtek Stadium, 7.00pm

Andrew Fifita injury adds to NSW Blues' Origin headaches

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Michael Chammas What began as a dream come true for the Fifita family ended in a nightmare for NSW coach Laurie Daley.

PREVIEWS

Penrith Panthers v Parramatta Eels

Parramatta halfback Chris Sandow sidesteps as he takes on the Panthers defensive line.

Michael Chammas PENRITH PANTHERS v PARRAMATTA EELS at Sportingbet Stadium, Friday 7.45pm.

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Jarryd Hayne loss hurts Parramatta as Penrith run riot in battle of the west

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Michael Chammas In the absence of Jarryd Hayne the Eels looked a shadow of the football team that has climbed into the top four.

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Previews

Parramatta Eels v North Queensland Cowboys

Michael Chammas Pirtek Stadium, Parramatta, Friday 7.40pm (AEST)

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Talkin' Teams and Ultimate League

Sonny Bill Williams

Michael Chammas and Chris Boulous Join Michael Chammas and Chris Boulos for the NRL team news as it comes as well as plenty of Ultimate League chat.

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Injuries and infection leave Cronulla hamstrung in the halves

Todd Carney

Adrian Proszenko and Michael Chammas Cronulla is facing a halves crisis ahead of its season opener against the Gold Coast after Wade Graham suffered a blood infection.

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Broncos v Eels

Michael Chammas Michael Chammas writes: Corey Norman returns home to Brisbane for the first time as an Eel. He'll be desperate for a big game, so too his halves partner Chris Sandow.

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North Queensland Cowboys v Parramatta Eels

Michael Chammas NRL previews for round eight.

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It's Allgood when it comes to being tough, says Stuart

Mitchell Allgood

Michael Chammas Parramatta coach Ricky Stuart may have just upstaged Mitchell Allgood as the man to land the biggest blow against Steve Matai this year, questioning the Manly centre's toughness before their rematch...

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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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Corey Norman tells Eels there are no hard feelings

Corey Norman

Michael Chammas Corey Norman signed with Parramatta to play under Ricky Stuart, but the new Eels recruit insists he never had second thoughts about joining the wooden spooners despite Stuart walking out on the club.

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Hayne on track for an early return to action with Eels

Jarryd Hayne

Michael Chammas Just when it looked like Jarryd Hayne could start planning his off-season holiday, the Eels No.1 is expected to make a return to the field as early as round 23 against Brisbane.

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Debut of Tiger cub produces a case of great expectations

Luke Brooks

Michael Chammas The last time anybody walked out on the Sydney Cricket Ground for the first time with more expectation than Luke Brooks, Australia was still the No.1 cricket nation.

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Rick the trick to help Eels half tick

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - MAY 04: Chris Sandow of the Eels in action during the round nine NRL match between the Parramatta Eels and the Canterbury Bulldogs at ANZ Stadium on May 4, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Michael Chammas Ricky Stuart could be the best thing for Parramatta.

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Stuart puts second-tier players in firing line

Ricky Stuart

Michael Chammas RICKY STUART will begin his tenure at Parramatta in Armidale on Saturday night without Jarryd Hayne and Chris Sandow.

Positions, decisions - time is almost up for tough calls

Michael Chammas

Michael Chammas Michael Chammas looks at the 10 most contentious positions still up for grabs in this weekend's trials.

Eels not alone in bid to lure Norman south

Corey Norman

Michael Chammas, Brad Walter PARRAMATTA will have to fight off bids from St George Illawarra and Penrith to lure Corey Norman from Brisbane for next season.

The all-important spine

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Michael Chammas You can't win a premiership without a good 1,6,7 and 9. We talk to Luke Patten, Greg Alexander, Steve Mortimer and Dean Young about the combinations at each club.