Michael Chammas

Michael Chammas

Retired hurt: physical pain can last a lifetime for NRL players

Michael Chammas, Michael Carayannis Five former players tell of the toll rugby league injuries continue to take on their lives.

Eels v Sea Eagles

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

Parramatta Eels rally against Manly Sea Eagles to keep finals hopes alive

Slippery Eel: Tim Mannah pumps the legs.

Michael Chammas Parramatta have stunned competition front-runners Manly to keep their finals hopes alive with a remarkable come-from-behind victory on Friday night.

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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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Tigers v Sea Eagles

Michael Chammas Michael Chammas writes: Back to Leichhardt Oval for the Tigers. James Tedesco needs to fire. We saw last week just how much the Tigers struggle without him after he left the field with concussion.

Melbourne Storm v Manly Sea Eagles

Michael Chammas MELBOURNE STORM v MANLY SEA EAGLES at AAMI Park, 7.30pm.

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Brisbane Broncos v Manly Sea Eagles

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - SEPTEMBER 07: Brett Stewart of the Sea Eagles looks on during warm-up before the First NRL Qualifying Final match between the Canterbury Bulldogs and the Manly Sea Eagles at ANZ Stadium on September 7, 2012 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

Michael Chammas BRISBANE BRONCOS v MANLY SEA EAGLES at Suncorp Stadium, Sunday 3.00pm.

Previews

Manly Sea Eagles v Canterbury Bulldogs

Steve Matai streaks through the Knights' defence.

Michael Chammas Brookvale Oval, Friday 7.40pm (AEST)

League

Manly Sea Eagles lose their wings - Jorge Taufua and David Williams injured

Jorge Taufua

Michael Chammas Manly could be forced to start the season with two new wingers after Jorge Taufua was ruled out until at least round three with a shoulder injury.

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NRL 2014 Preview: Manly Sea Eagles

Michael Chammas NRL 2014 Preview

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League

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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Sea Eagles v Rabbitohs

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Michael Chammas Without Brett Stewart, Manly are going to struggle in attack.

League

It's no stretch to say this No.1 holds key to Manly's hopes

Brett Stewart

Glenn Jackson, Michael Chammas It's not quite a case of ''no Stewart, no chance'', but you can't argue with the cold hard facts - Manly have struggled without their star fullback this year like never before.

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Courageous Lyon the pride of his teammates

Jamie Lyon

Michael Chammas HE'S Manly's own Lyon King.

Eagles grounded as drug clarity sought

Manly Waringah Sea Eagles

Michael Chammas MANLY prop Brent Kite admitted to seeking assurance from head trainer Don Singe to ensure the Manly club was clean of any use of illicit drugs and substances.

League

Tigers' cub set to face Snowden, Mason

Kade Snowden and Willie Mason

Michael Chammas Rookie coach Mick Potter has taken his first leap of faith, naming 20-year-old debutant Jack Buchanan at prop for Wests Tigers' round-one clash against Newcastle.

Talkin' Teams, Tuesday April 2

Michael Chammas

Michael Chammas The latest news from the NRL as clubs name their sides for round five.

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Talkin' Teams, Tuesday April 9

Michael Chammas Michael Chammas with news and analysis as the NRL clubs name their teams for round six.

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Talkin' Teams, Tuesday, April 23

Sonny

Michael Chammas The latest news from the NRL as clubs name their sides for round seven.

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Round 10 line-ups

Talkin' Teams, Tuesday, May 14

Josh Dugan

Michael Chammas The latest news from the NRL as clubs name their sides for round 10.

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