Michael Chammas The latest news from the NRL as clubs name their sides for round seven.
Michael Chammas Michael Chammas with news and analysis as the NRL clubs name their teams for round six.
Michael Chammas Kiwi centre Steve Matai has ruled himself out of this month's Test match against Australia to play for the Steve Price-coached Samoa in the World Cup later this year.
Michael Chammas The latest news from the NRL as clubs name their sides for round five.
Michael Chammas All the NRL team news as the sides are named with all eyes on the Bulldogs and Ben Barba.
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.
Daniel Lane and Michael Chammas With the season kicking off on Thursday, we look at each team's key player.
Brad Walter, Michael Chammas CANTERBURY lock David Stagg appears to have become last man standing in the game of musical chairs that has seen players switching clubs this week and may retire after the Bulldogs' season finishes.
Michael Chammas 1. Have Cronulla run their race?
Michael Chammas Just as it looked like Wayne Bennett's 21-year finals streak would come to an abrupt end in his first year in Newcastle, his Knights have given him reason to believe in No.22.
Michael Chammas BILLY SLATER was last night confirmed to make his return from a knee injury against St George Illawarra tonight, but Storm coach Craig Bellamy has opted to rest five-eighth Gareth Widdop and Todd...
Michael Chammas SAM PERRETT was granted a release from his contract at the Sydney Roosters yesterday and given the all-clear to join the Bulldogs.
Michael Chammas THE Brett Morris experiment at fullback is over, with St George Illawarra coach Steve Price opting for Jason Nightingale to wear the No.1 jersey against Cronulla on Sunday.
Michael Chammas Don't be mistaken - it wasn't an afternoon when the Dragons finally executed their plans, it was far more significant than that.
Michael Chammas BULLDOGS coach Des Hasler expects Glenn Stewart to return from a knee injury on Friday night, despite being named and then omitted from the Manly side for the past fortnight.
Michael Chammas THE Sea Eagles are expecting back Glenn Stewart for the first time since round 15 when Manly play at home to Des Hasler's Canterbury tonight.
Michael Chammas The difference between the contenders and pretenders of this competition is attitude, which is why Cronulla are another year away from genuine heavyweight status.
Michael Chammas AFTER his team's dismal showing against the Raiders, the only thing Shane Flanagan could get excited about was the prospect of getting skipper Paul Gallen and Jeremy Smith back against Penrith this...
Brad Walter and Michael Chammas LESS than a week after signing with the Sharks, Luke Lewis will have surgery this week to remove a lump in his neck and miss the clash with his new club.
Michael Chammas WHEN you're playing in the same team as Todd Carney and Paul Gallen, it's hard to get the recognition or headlines you deserve.