Tag: James Tamou

15
Aug

Sleepless nights a hazard of the job for captain Tamou

Sam Ayoub‘s client Panthers captain James Tamou often stares at the ceiling until the early hours of the morning deconstructing a defeat. In the article featured on NRL.com written by Troy Whittaker, Tamou said, “There’s been a fair few sleepless nights in my house after a loss. One of the biggest things is you take it on your shoulders as

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9
Aug

No-nonsense Penrith forward Martin a student not to be messed with

If you ask anyone at Penrith who the smartest player at the club is they’ll point you to the least experienced, hard-hitting no-nonsense forward in Liam Martin. That’s why [Sam Ayoub‘s client] Panthers skipper James Tamou has no problem letting Martin fire up on the paddock because he’s unlikely to fall for any of the opposition bait that could fall

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8
Aug

Tamou still ‘learning’ as Panthers captain

Sam Ayoub‘s client James Tamou admits he’s still “learning” about how to deal with the NRL referees as he comes to grips with being a club captain for the first time in his career. In the article writtent by Matt Encarnacion on The Canberra Times, Tamou said, “I was so surprised that so much was made of it,” Tamou told

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28
Jul

Resilient Canberra Raiders end Penrith Panthers’ NRL streak

Sam Ayoub‘s clients Michael Oldfield, Aidan Sezer, James Tamou, Jordan Rapana, Brian To’o, etc. featured in this article on www.espn.com by AAP. Penrith seized the early lead when Brian To’o picked up his sixth try in six games. Read more here

28
Jul

Penrith coach Ivan Cleary in exchange with referee Ashley Klein during loss to Raiders

Sam Ayoub‘s clients James Tamou, Jordan Rapana, Michael Oldfield, Aidan Sezer are all is this report on the Wide World of Sports. Read more here

23
Jul

No heart palpitations out Penrith way just yet

After the opening four rounds yielded two wins and two losses, Ivan Cleary’s men lost six in a row before turning their fortunes around with seven straight wins. Sam Ayoub‘s client Senior player and-front rower James Tamou has played every one of those games. Marge McDonald, NRL.com’s Senior Reporter shares this story, “One of the best things about ‘Ive’ [Cleary]

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26
Jun

Tamou picks Pearce for Origin recall

Sam Ayoub‘s client Penrith prop James Tamou has backed Mitchell Pearce to step in if Nathan Cleary is unavailable for the State Of Origin decider at ANZ Stadium. Watch the video on NRL.com

24
Apr

How Johnathan Thurston’s tears will inspire new Panthers skipper James Tamou

If [Sam Ayoub‘s client] James Tamou has to shed some tears to save Penrith’s season, he’ll do it. He will draw on all the lessons under Johnathan Thurston [also a client of Sam Ayoub] and Matt Scott at North Queensland. In the article that was written by Matt Encarnacion for news.com.au, Tamou says, “Up there it was more or less

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23
Apr

Tamou to channel JT after being handed captaincy

Sam Ayoub’s client James Tamou‘s career with the Panthers was in limbo six months ago but the newly appointed captain is ready to take on the extra responsibility with both hands after he was announced as a surprise choice last week. In the article written by Alicia Newton for NRL.com, Tamou states, Tamou says he’ll lean on his eight years of

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17
Apr

Ivan Cleary explains why James Tamou was promoted to captain

Sporting News writes, Penrith Panthers coach Ivan Cleary says James Tamou (Sam Ayoub‘s client) has “risen above” the other five members of his side’s leadership group to be named captain for the rest of 2019. “James has come through and grown in that group, and he’s effectively risen above and selected himself,” Cleary said on Wednesday morning. Read more here