Michael Chammas

Michael Chammas

Michael Chammas is rugby league reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald

NRL team of the year: Some favourites, some surprises

Michael Chammas With the NRL’s home and away season coming to a conclusion, the time for awards is looming. Michael Chammas spoke with some former greats of the game and members of Fairfax Media’s league...

Dragons v Titans

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

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League

Queensland Maroons beat NSW Blues to score consolation win

Maroons

Michael Chammas Queensland have saved face after losing the first two matches of the State of Origin series by beating NSW in the finale at Suncorp Stadium.

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State of Origin: NSW Blues beat Queensland Maroons to end eight-year drought

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 18:  Trent Hodkinson of the Blues celebrates winning the series after game two of the State of Origin series between the New South Wales Blues and the Queensland Maroons at ANZ Stadium on June 18, 2014 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images)

Michael Chammas NSW halfback Trent Hodkinson etched his name into State of Origin folklore by scoring the winning try to beat Queensland at ANZ Stadium on Wednesday night for the Blues to win their first series...

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Gold Coast Titans v St George Illawarra Dragons

Michael Chammas GOLD COAST TITANS v ST GEORGE ILLAWARRA DRAGONS at Cbus Super Stadium, Sunday 3.00pm

Gold Coast Titans v South Sydney Rabbitohs

Michael Chammas GOLD COAST TITANS v SOUTH SYDNEY RABBITOHS at Cbus Super Stadium, 5.30pm.

League

Sam Burgess happy for sibling George to take the NRL limelight

George of the jungle: George Burgess wraps up Raider Josh Dugan.

Michael Chammas Rabbitohs hardman Sam Burgess is cool with his younger brother George challenging him for title as the best of the boys.

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Titans v Warriors

Michael Chammas GOLD COAST TITANS v NZ WARRIORS at Cbus Super Stadium, Saturday 5.30pm

Previews

Gold Coast Titans v Penrith Panthers

Michael Chammas Cbus Super Stadium, Robina, Saturday 5.30pm (AEST)

League

State of Origin: Jarryd Hayne soars in Blues win

NSW fullback Jarryd Hayne tries to evade Queensland five-eighth Johnathan Thurston.

Michael Chammas In the company of two of the greatest fullbacks rugby league has ever seen, Jarryd Hayne produced one of NSW's greatest individual performances to guide his side within one win of breaking...

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It's time for the NSW Blues: Queensland's State of Origin number is up

It's time: Blues skipper Paul Gallen.

Michael Chammas It's the devil's number in cricket but it could be lucky 87 for NSW in their bid to end Queensland's eight-year Origin supremacy on Wednesday night.

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Gold Coast Titans give Wests Tigers a taste of their own medicine

Tangled up in blue: Titans players tackle Sitaleki Akauola at Leichhardt Oval on Sunday.

Michael Chammas At the same ground and in almost identical conditions, the Gold Coast Titans did to the Wests Tigers what the Tigers did to Manly just three weeks ago.

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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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Titans v Tigers

Michael Chammas t's hard to see the Tigers winning many games this year.

Storm v Titans

Michael Chammas Michael Chammas writes: The return of Cameron Smith (back spasms) after last week's loss to the Bulldogs in Perth is a huge boost for the Storm.

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.

Rugby League

NRL 2013: the main men

Key man: Storm captain Cameron Smith.

Daniel Lane and Michael Chammas With the season kicking off on Thursday, we look at each team's key player.

Talkin' Teams, Tuesday March 26, 2013

Ben Barba.

Michael Chammas All the NRL team news as the sides are named with all eyes on the Bulldogs and Ben Barba.

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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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