Glenn Jackson

Glenn Jackson

Glenn Jackson is a Rugby League Writer for The Sydney Morning Herald

League

Is this the man to stop Greg Inglis?

James McManus

Glenn Jackson Many have tried and failed before. But now Laurie Daley believes he has the man to accomplish one of the toughest jobs in rugby league.

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League

Greg Inglis fit for Kangaroos World Cup tour

Greg Inglis

Glenn Jackson South Sydney superstar Greg Inglis will be selected for Australia's World Cup campaign and is almost certain to tour after being effectively cleared to play despite his late-season knee troubles.

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League

Ian Schubert carried a big stick and few will miss him

Glenn Jackson dinkus

Glenn Jackson It's perhaps a sign of the size of the stick Ian Schubert wielded that, even with one foot out the door, the celebrations - and there would have been some - were still muted.

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League

Morris on alert for Inglis to cut loose

Josh Morris

Glenn Jackson NSW centre Josh Morris is expecting to be busier in Wednesday night's second Origin than he was in the first encounter.

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League

Origin sin bin for fights is here to stay

Greg Bird

Glenn Jackson Referees boss Daniel Anderson says he sees no reason the NRL's stance on fighting should be softened amid mounting criticism and the concession by him that the sin-binning of Greg Bird and Brent...

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League

Merritt rewarded for perseverance

Nathan Merritt

Glenn Jackson He will probably frame it and hang it on his wall, provided he can keep his mother from taking it. The NSW jumper that is 30 years, 31 days, 213 NRL matches, and 148 tries in the making.

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State of Origin

Awful truth: Blues rue another that got away

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Glenn Jackson Another missed opportunity, on a night of many. Queensland's streak withstood a streaker - but also enormous pressure from NSW, who once again put themselves in a position to end the Maroons'...

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State of Origin

Decision time: Maroons send Blues back to square one

Mitchell Pearce

Glenn Jackson Before Australia decides, a decider. Backs to the wall has never been a particularly fun place for anyone playing Queensland to be, and so this year's Blues became the latest to be ambushed by a...

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Rugby league

Maroons in box seat for decider

Greg Inglis.

Glenn Jackson, Brisbane Backs to the wall has never been a particularly fun place for anyone playing Queensland to be.

Mates come out swinging for Inglis after racial abuse

Pyrmont, Sydney. Rugby League Players Association Awards at Doltone House. Pic shows..... Greg Inglis, from the Rabbits......Players and Officials at the function. Photo: Quentin Jones. 13 Sept, 2011.

Glenn Jackson South Sydney players have rallied around fullback Greg Inglis after he became the latest NRL star to be targeted by racist abuse on social media.

League

Souths vow to unleash road warriors

John Sutton

Glenn Jackson South Sydney wanted a test of their premiership credentials and they will get it: more than 5000 kilometres of travel in the next three rounds - and that's just the start.

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League

NRL joins hunt for troll behind Inglis racial slur

Greg Inglis

Glenn Jackson The racial slur against Greg Inglis on social media has attracted the ire of the highest office in the sport, with NRL chief executive Dave Smith condemning the online comments while promising...

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League

Roosters down Knights, proving a point to Rabbitohs

NEWCASTLE, AUSTRALIA - JULY 28: Sonny-Bill Williams of the Roosters shapes to pass during the round 20 Holden Cup match between the Newcaslte Knights and the Sydney Roosters at Hunter Stadium on July 28, 2013 in Newcastle, Australia.  (Photo by Tony Feder/Getty Images)

Glenn Jackson Sydney Roosters might not be quite outplaying South Sydney at the moment but, having recorded their fifth win in succession, are taking the minor premiership battle - as well as perhaps the major one...

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League

Sutton to miss 2 to 4 weeks with ankle injury

John Sutton.

Glenn Jackson South Sydney may be without five-eighth John Sutton for up to four weeks.

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Bellamy preparing for GI assault when Storm meet Souths

Greg Inglis

Glenn Jackson Melbourne coach Craig Bellamy will prepare his squad to face its former Clive Churchill medallist, now South Sydney fullback Greg Inglis, on Friday night.

Melbourne do their homework for Inglis to come out firing

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Glenn Jackson Greg Inglis said he was confident of playing against Melbourne on Friday night, but the jury remained out on whether the Souths fullback's availability was a serious prospect or merely a chance to...

All Stars' future is bright, despite concept being put on hold, says Inglis

Nathan Merritt Greg Inglis

Glenn Jackson Greg Inglis has backed the decision to shelve the All Stars match next year - while also maintaining that the concept would not be scrapped altogether on his watch.

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Rabbitohs ready to ride tide of support

Greg Inglis

Glenn Jackson South Sydney hope their finals push will be propelled by 100,000 supporters over their remaining three home matches of the NRL season.

League

Taufua tackle under microscope as committee reflects on Toovey's tirade

Glenn Jackson Manly coach Geoff Toovey's war on officialdom could intensify as the NRL match review committee is set to scrutinise a tackle by Sea Eagles winger Jorge Taufua on South Sydney hooker Issac Luke.

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League

Snowden gone for season after pleading guilty to shoulder charge

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Glenn Jackson Kade Snowden's NRL season is over after the Newcastle prop accepted a seven-match ban for the shoulder charge that left North Queensland hooker Ray Thompson with a broken jaw.

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