Glenn Jackson

Glenn Jackson

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

League

Harry Triguboff backs Wests Tigers to become NRL powerhouse

Glenn Jackson The billionnaire property developer has reaffirmed his commitment as major sponsor.

League

Wests Tigers' Tim Moltzen has a midyear target to play again after a knee fracture

Tim Moltzen

Glenn Jackson Having fractured his skull as a 17-year-old, Tim Moltzen doesn't see his latest break as his greatest injury setback.

Old injury forces Wests Tigers rookie Luke Brooks to take slow road to top

Luke Brooks

Glenn Jackson Wests Tigers have even more reason to take a softly-softly approach with young halfback Luke Brooks; a stress fracture in his back - courtesy of an old cricket injury - will disrupt his first...

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Wests Tigers seek salary cap approval to give Brooks NRL debut against Dragons

Luke Brooks

Glenn Jackson Wests Tigers are set to blood youngster Luke Brooks against St George Illawarra on Saturday after the club sought and gained an exemption from the NRL to do so.

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Wests Tigers lurch from bad to worse in cash crisis

Tigers

Glenn Jackson The crisis engulfing Wests Tigers has taken another turn with their major sponsor, the billionaire property developer Harry Triguboff, telling the club to look for another major backer.

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NRL

South Sydney Rabbitohs beat Wests Tigers to hop to top of NRL ladder

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 30:  George Burgess of the Rabbitohs is tackled during the round 25 NRL match between the Wests Tigers and the South Sydney Rabbitohs at Allianz Stadium on August 30, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

Glenn Jackson South Sydney are back at the top of the premiership ladder. And regardless of the result of Sydney Roosters' clash with Gold Coast on Sunday, they will have the chance to end the season there.

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League

Marshall set to leave Wests Tigers

Benji Marshall

Glenn Jackson Wests Tigers five-eighth Benji Marshall will seek a release from the final two years of his contract.

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League

Brad Arthur keeps Will Hopoate fresh for assault on Auckland Nines

Will Hopoate

Glenn Jackson They waited two years to get him, so another week surely won't matter much; having been left out of Parramatta's squad for the Eels' first pre-season trial – against Wests Tigers in Alice Springs on...

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League

Second time lucky: gamble pays off as Moa comes home to roost

Sam Moa

Glenn Jackson The term one-game wonder could have applied to Sam Moa. But there would have been some significant holes in that description.

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League

This final four is a dream coming true for promoters

Greg Inglis

Glenn Jackson The NRL faces a scenario where it hardly matters who loses; they still win. Whichever way they look from here on in, they will be blessed with promotional dreams on both the penultimate weekend and...

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League

Fifita delays honeymoon to fly with Kangaroos

Andrew Fifita

Glenn Jackson Before this season, Andrew Fifita told his Cronulla teammates he was getting married on the Sunday after the grand final, firmly believing his Sharks would be celebrating by then.

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Lima has last laugh with lucrative French deal

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 13:  Jeff Lima of the Rabbitohs drops the ball during the round six NRL match between the South Sydney Rabbitohs and the Melbourne Storm at ANZ Stadium on April 13, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images)

Glenn Jackson What started out as a joke turned into a lucrative three-year contract for front-rower Jeff Lima, who will depart South Sydney to take up a deal with Super League club Catalans Dragons.

League

NRL investigating alleged presence of Dylan Walker at scene of wild brawl

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Emma Partridge, Michael Carayannis and Glenn Jackson Rising NRL star Dylan Walker was allegedly present during a violent brawl which left three men in hospital in Sydney's south on Sunday.

League

NRL: The 2013 season in review

Sonny Bill Williams

Glenn Jackson Before this year, most would not have known what a peptide was.

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NRL: Curtis Sironen says mate Luke Brooks can step up

Luke Brooks

Glenn Jackson Curtis Sironen has backed Wests Tigers halfback Luke Brooks to successfully navigate the hype he has faced or what he will continue to face.

League

Benji Marshall gutted he can't play alongside young gun Luke Brooks

Benji Marshall

Glenn Jackson Benji Marshall says one of his major regrets in leaving Wests Tigers is not being able to play alongside halfback Luke Brooks more often.

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League

Rumours fly but Potter 'comfortable' with position

Mick Potter

Glenn Jackson Wests Tigers coach Mick Potter says he is comfortable with his position at the club despite speculation he could be shown the door just one season into his tenure.

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League

Eels grab win but Tigers loss may end Potter's tale

Fuifui Moimoi

Glenn Jackson Parramatta achieved their first win since May, their first since Ricky Stuart's cull, their first since Chris Sandow's dumping. And it might cost Stuart's counterpart, Mick Potter, his job.

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League

Pearce learns Origin lessons

Mitchell Pearce

Glenn Jackson His game-three disappointments and subsequent disillusionment with the world aside, Sydney Roosters halfback Mitchell Pearce always felt he would return from the State of Origin series a better...

League

Potter wants Marshall to make grand exit by ruffling Roosters' feathers

Benji Marshall

Glenn Jackson Wests Tigers coach Mick Potter says he still believes Auckland-bound five-eighth Benji Marshall can finish his NRL career on a high, and has backed that process to start against the competition's...

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