Glenn Jackson

Glenn Jackson

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

League

Panthers relieved as Moylan gains all-clear

Matt Moylan

Glenn Jackson Penrith and their fullback Matt Moylan have been given a salary-cap reprieve, with Panthers officials confirming their young star has been granted an exemption to play in the NRL squad in the short...

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Panthers will get feather in their cap soon, says Sea Eagle Kite of new club

Brent Kite

Glenn Jackson As he approaches his final match for Manly at Brookvale Oval, fittingly against his future club Penrith, Brent Kite says he can see similarities between his early days at the Sea Eagles and the...

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Legends rave as low-budget Panthers down NRL's elite

Isaac John of the Panthers

Glenn Jackson It was the upset of the season and, according to some, Penrith's best win in a decade. And it was all done with a squad worth less than half this year's salary cap.

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Salary-cap wrangle hits Panthers hard

Moylan

Glenn Jackson Penrith will be forced to drop one of the stars of their resurgence, fullback Matt Moylan, because of what officials have called ''unreasonable'' second-tier salary cap restrictions.

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Panthers push for reform despite Moylan's salary cap fix

Moylan

Glenn Jackson Penrith officials will continue to attack second-tier salary cap restrictions even after fullback Matt Moylan was given a late reprieve to return to the NRL on Saturday.

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Wounded Panthers stage triumph over adversity

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Glenn Jackson The last time Penrith won, coach Ivan Cleary had just taken the captaincy off their star player Luke Lewis.

The Panthers have recruited the 'best kicking game in rugby league', says Gould

Jamie Soward

Glenn Jackson Penrith boss Phil Gould has detailed why he believes Jamie Soward will help spearhead the rebuild at the club, describing him as a "complete professional" while adding: "The Panthers have just...

League

As Ian Schubert steps down, NRL shifts salary cap responsibility to integrity unit

Ian Schubert, NRL Salary Cap Auditor in  The Entertainment Quarter car park , Moore Park.    23 April 2010. 
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Glenn Jackson The end of an era ushers in the dawn of a new one. After long-time salary-cap auditor Ian Schubert steps down, the NRL's integrity unit will oversee the policing of the cap next year and into the...

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Sacked players should be deregistered: Gould

The Phil Gould Show (Thumbnail)

Glenn Jackson Panthers boss and league pundit Phil Gould believes NRL stars should face immediate deregistration when they are sacked for bad behaviour by their clubs in the future.

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Refs boss laments Whare try 'howler' call

Referee

Glenn Jackson Referees boss Daniel Anderson has admitted there were ''no excuses'' for the video officials' decision to award a try to Penrith's Dean Whare on Sunday, describing the call as ''a howler''.

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Young star Brooks may have to wait for next year

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 29:  Braith Anasta of the Tigers and his team look dejected after a Sea Eagles try during the round 20 NRL match between the Wests Tigers and the Manly Sea Eagles at Campbelltown Sports Stadium on July 29, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

Glenn Jackson He is rated highly by Andrew Johns and has been re-signed by Wests Tigers on a long-term deal, but Luke Brooks might not be able to get an NRL game this season.

Confident Manly keep the faith before ASADA interviews over supplements

Sea Eagles

Glenn Jackson As their officials and players prepare to be quizzed by the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority, Manly are maintaining their confidence in the programs that led to their staff having to front the...

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

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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Silver lining for silvertails but concerns remain

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - SEPTEMBER 08:  David Gower of the Sea Eagles is tackled during the round 26 NRL match between the Manly Warringah Sea Eagles and the Penrith Panthers at Brookvale Oval on September 8, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images)

Glenn Jackson As a warm-up for a final against minor premiers Sydney Roosters, Manly's performance was poor. The silver lining, of course, is that the Sea Eagles will have an extra day to recover from their loss,...

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Stephen Dank must explain his role in Sandor Earl affair, says Phil Gould

Phil Gould

Glenn Jackson, Michael Chammas Penrith football supremo Phil Gould says it's time for Stephen Dank to disclose the extent of his role in the Sandor Earl saga.

Rugby League

Broken neck, but Sam plays on

Sam McKendry.

Glenn Jackson Sam McKendry played 14 minutes of Penrith's clash with Parramatta with a broken neck.

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McKendry played on with broken neck

McKendry

Glenn Jackson Penrith front-rower Sam McKendry played 14 minutes of Monday night's match against Parramatta with a broken neck.

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Jennings leaves Cleary little to crow about after rout

Michael Jennings.

Glenn Jackson First, Sonny Bill Williams scored two tries against the Bulldogs; on Sunday, Michael Jennings decided to get in on the act, frustrating his former supporters by showing Penrith what they were missing...

League

Video hits keep rolling for revived Jennings

Jennings

Glenn Jackson In video sessions at Sydney Roosters this year, players have asked Trent Robinson to rewind the tape so they could watch Michael Jennings run again.

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