Sydney Roosters

Pearce happy to play five-eighth in Origin

Tom Decent 9:00 PM   Mitchell Pearce says he would happily play five-eighth if NSW coach Laurie Daley felt it would be more beneficial for the Blues' chances of State of Origin victory in game one. 

Waerea-Hargreaves won't take take divers lying down

Chook pen: Roosters Jake Friend and Jared Waerea-Hargreaves tackle St George Illawarra's Jack de Belin.

Michael Carayannis   Jared Waerea-Hargreaves has defended his actions for berating St George Illawarra's  Euan Aitken amid claims the young centre lay down in a heated Anzac Day clash.

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Roosters hope to crow again as Guerra's jaw heals

Aidan Guerra after he was struck by Michael Gordon's knee.

Michael Carayannis   The Roosters have not won with Aidan Guerra sidelined. He makes his return on Friday.

Maloney ready for showdown with Reynolds

Roosters five-eighth James Maloney has a lot to play for in the City v Country Origin game on Sunday.

Michael Carayannis   James Maloney goes head to head with Josh Reynolds for a potential Origin spot as he considers offers from three clubs for his future.

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Johnny be good: Star kept grounded by father

Happy Kiwi: Roger Tuivasa-Sheck.

David Long   At the age of 21 Roger Tuivasa-Sheck has it all. In 10 years' time, people could be talking about him as one of New Zealand's greatest ever players.

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Evans above: Kane checks out of hospital

City kid: Roosters forward Kane Evans.

Adam Pengilly   Kane Evans finished his first Anzac Day game for the Roosters and went straight to hospital after a training accident at the SCG's indoor cricket nets.

Robinson unhappy but diving here to stay

Steve Mascord dinkus Dinkus

Steve Mascord   Referees cannot accuse players of diving because they're not doctors – so how can a journalist sitting 100 metres away do so?

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Pair would have had to replay within 24 hours

Wrestle: Jack de Belin of the Dragons is tackled by Jake Friend and Jared Waerea Hargreaves of the Roosters on Saturday.

Michael Carayannis   What would have happened if the Dragons-Roosters clash was postoned?

Anzac clash too much for Waerea-Hargreaves to miss

Andrew Webster

Andrew Webster   Jared Waerea-Hargreaves was supposed to be sidelined for six weeks with a strained pectoral muscle. 

Dragons beat Roosters and weather for NRL win

Kangaroo Josh: Josh Dugan will make his debut for Australia.

Brad Walter   St George Illawarra overcame a controversial disallowed try and a wild storm that caused a 30 minute stoppage to beat Roosters 14-12.

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Roosters to remember a Digger who didn't return

Honouring bravery: Roosters coach Trent Robinson.

Daniel Lane   Bob Tidyman's short life is marked by two significant numbers: 65 on the Sydney Roosters honour board that records he was among the foundation club's first players and his army serial number 4541 which is chiselled on Australia's national First World War monument at Villers Bretonneux in France.

Roosters skipper Friend surprised by penalty ledger but won't criticise referees

Tough cookie: Jake Friend.

Daniel Lane     Sydney Roosters co-captain Jake Friend was surprised by statistics that show his team is losing penalty counts but he won't risk $10,000 by criticisng the referees

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Waerea-Hargreaves cleared of pec tear

Six-week lay-off: Roosters prop Jared Waerea-Hargreaves.

Sydney Roosters prop Jared Waerea-Hargreaves will miss up to six weeks of NRL action after scans showed the Kiwi enforcer's strained a pectoral muscle.

City-Country crackdown a decade too late

Steve Mascord dinkus Dinkus

Steve Mascord   It was always going to be intriguing whether the Roosters enforcer was invited back into the fold for next week's international, regardless of injury

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Roosters hopeful on JWH injury

Injury cloud: Roosters prop Jared Waerea-Hargreaves.

Jared Waerea-Hargreaves' pectoral muscle injury may not be as bad as initially feared, with the Sydney Roosters hopeful the star prop has suffered a strain, rather than a tear.

Waerea-Hargreaves suffers pectoral strain

Sidelined: Jared Waerea-Hargreaves of the Roosters.

Roy Ward   Roosters prop Jared Waerea-Hargreaves is in doubt for next match due to injury.

Friend says Storm clash is a 'must-win' game

Roosters hooker Jake Friend.

Michael Carayannis   Roosters skipper says Storm clash is a "must-win" game even though it's only round seven.

Kenny-Dowall pushes for Roosters re-signing

No plans to leave: Shaun Kenny-Dowall wants to extend his stint at the Roosters.

Michael Carayannis   Shaun Kenny-Dowall does not want to be the next high-profile Roosters player squeezed out of the club as he pushes to extend his nine-year stint at the club.

Tuivasa-Sheck contract a warning for the future

Phil Gould

Phil Gould   So what's a good rugby league player worth these days? What's a great player worth?

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Minichiello will stand by Warriors recruit

"He's always happy to check stuff out for me and see how I'm going and where I can improve": Roosters fullback Roger Tuivasa-Sheck on Anthony Minichiello.

Daniel Lane   Anthony Minichiello, the 302-game Sydney Roosters legend, said his role as the club's mentor for Roger Tuivasa-Sheck would not change despite the mid-week announcement he has signed-on for the New Zealand Warriors next year.