Glenn Jackson

Glenn Jackson

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

League

It's not Allgood for Eels with prop marched for jab in loss

Glenn Jackson A match that was going through the motions almost ended up in the car park.

League

Matai will seek revenge on Eels prop: Foran

Steve Matai

Glenn Jackson Manly five-eighth Kieran Foran has no doubt centre Steve Matai will be looking for ''revenge'' on Parramatta forward Mitchell Allgood should they meet again in round 21.

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League

Snake and ladder: Stewart adds up for Manly

Brett Stewart

Glenn Jackson Most would say it is difficult to put a figure on a player's value. But in the case of Manly's Brett Stewart, you can - the Sea Eagles have been an 18-point better side since his return.

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League

From trying times to try time, Stewart shines

Brett Stewart

Glenn Jackson It is not every day you get to surpass an Immortal. But Manly fullback Brett Stewart, in passing Bob Fulton as Manly's second all-time highest try-scorer, has done so.

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League

Depleted Sea Eagles see off late Raiders rally

David Williams

Glenn Jackson Andrew Dunemann’s first outing as a head coach was largely a disappointing one; Canberra were simply outclassed by a better side.

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Rugby League

Manly in Storm warning

Caught: Manly's George Rose is tackled but the Sea Eagles still had too many guns for the Storm.

Glenn Jackson Sea Eagles leave it late to claim a major scalp but pick off Storm.

League

Sea Eagles cruise to victory in battle of Brookvale

Williams

Glenn Jackson Manly have left it late to claim a major scalp. But their timing is as good as their execution was on Saturday night.

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League

Flat Manly know they must improve for finals bid

Daly Cherry-Evans

Glenn Jackson Having produced what coach Geoff Toovey described as a ''flat'' final-round performance against Penrith, Manly captain Jamie Lyon conceded that the Sea Eagles would need significant improvement to...

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League

Sea Eagles ready for physical examination

Anthony Watmough

Glenn Jackson and Michael Chammas Manly coach Geoff Toovey is expecting Friday night's elimination semi-final against Cronulla to be every bit as physical as the Sea Eagles' brutal clash with Sydney Roosters.

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League

Skipper shrugs off suggestions it's last chance time for Manly

Jamie Lyon

Glenn Jackson South Sydney have not won a premiership since 1971, but try telling their opponents on Friday night that the Rabbitohs will be more desperate to win than they are.

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League

The numbers don't lie: Lyon is without peer at the heart of the game

Jamie Lyon

Glenn Jackson He has not played a representative match since 2010, but there appears to be less doubt than there ever has been that Manly's Jamie Lyon is the best centre in the NRL.

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Rugby League

Sea Eagles' duo eye second flag

Glenn Jackson Coach Geoff Toovey told Daly Cherry-Evans and Kieran Foran to get more involved in attack.

League

Better halves: Manly pair thrive on greater role in attack

Perfect partners: Kieran Foran and Daly Cherry-Evans.

Glenn Jackson As they set about trying to finish Manly's season in the best possible way, the Sea Eagles' brilliant halves have reflected on the advice they received before the start of it.

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Rugby League

Roosters defeat Manly to take title

Sonny Bill Williams of the Roosters celebrates after his team defeated Manly to win the NRL grand final.

Glenn Jackson Sonny Bill Williams delivers in the hour of need as the Sydney Roosters prevail over Manly.

League

Chooks left crowing after heroic comeback for the ages

Sydney Roosters.

Glenn Jackson An extraordinary comeback from an extraordinary team. Sydney Roosters, armed with the brilliance of Sonny Bill Williams and James Maloney, have their first premiership since 2002.

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Rabbitohs win fiery Brookvale encounter

Steve Matai

Glenn Jackson The battle of Brookvale II? Or, to put it another way, the match of the season so far, as South Sydney's premiership credentials were given the sternest test.

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League

Tricolours show true colours to surge into calculations

James Maloney

Glenn Jackson Let it now be official. Sydney Roosters have a serious scalp. Having won on Monday night against Manly under trying circumstances - at Brookvale Oval, and without a player for the final 11 minutes -...

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Top Dogs: Sweet win for Hasler

Brookvale, Sydney. Friday night NRL clash sees Manly Sea Eagles v Canterbury Bulldogs at Brookvale Oval. Sam Perrett, scores the bulldogs 2nd try. Photo: Quentin Jones. 20 July 2012.

Glenn Jackson FOR one night at least, the Bulldogs are on top of the table - and Des Hasler is again a victor at Brookvale Oval.

Lyon king of the jungle as Manly pull all the right moves

lyon

Glenn Jackson WHETHER Jamie Lyon should or shouldn't play State of Origin is irrelevant, given the fact that he clearly won't. Yet there is no doubt that he could - and that NSW's loss is Manly's gain.

League

Judiciary, injuries threaten Manly

Steve Matai

Glenn Jackson MANLY'S hopes of defending their premiership may come down to two separate pieces of correspondence that they will receive today.