Rugby League

Griffin confirms clash with Phil Gould

Sacked Penrith coach Anthony Griffin has opened up on his departure from the club, denying he had a fractured relationship with the playing group. The...

Last stop of marathon road trip

Before a ball was kicked this season, the period between rounds seven and 10 always looked dangerous for the Penrith Panthers. A marathon stint on...

The wonderful world of Waqa

Penrith Panthers centre Waqa Blake has praised senior teammates Peter Wallace and Trent Merrin for helping him become a better, more professional player. After debuting...

Cartwright’s former partner faces court

The former flame of Panthers rugby league star Bryce Cartwright will apply to have her charges thrown out on mental health grounds, Penrith Local...

No-name Panthers keen to prove themselves against Bunnies

Two things have to happen for the Melbourne Storm to lose at AAMI Park. First, the Storm have to be off their game, even just...

Tamou expecting mixed reception in Townsville

Panthers prop James Tamou will return to North Queensland for the first time since leaving the Cowboys this Saturday, but he isn’t quite sure...

Coaches need to grow up and stop promoting national sport of ref bashing

It is extraordinary that a spectacular weekend of NRL Finals matches has been overshadowed by discussion about referees. No sport in the world tears itself...

WIN: Panthers membership up for grabs

The NRL season is only a month away and there’s plenty of excitement building at Penrith. The Panthers have reached the Finals for the past...

Masked Panther: Wallace to call it quits

Peter Wallace wouldn’t mind going around for one more season in 2019 but it’s likely that he’ll confirm his retirement at some stage in...

Panthers move to equal first with win over Tigers

Penrith have snared a share of the competition lead - for a few days at least - after an impressive 16-2 win over the...

Broncos crack half century in demolition of Panthers

Penrith's top four hopes are in freefall after the side was demolished 50-18 by Brisbane at Suncorp Stadium tonight. The Panthers were never in the...

DWZ: We’ll need to be at our best

Penrith fullback Dallin Watene-Zelezniak has plenty of big game experience as a Panther and Kiwi international, so he knows exactly what his side needs...

Storm warning ahead for Panthers

The last two weeks would have been agonising for Penrith coach Anthony Griffin and his players. When you produce a performance as poor as what...

Panthers sign Rein for two years

Mitch Rein has signed a two-year deal with the Panthers. The 26-year-old hooker joins the club from St George Illawarra Dragons, where he played 132...

Soward: Panthers must realise teams will be watching their every move

We’re on the cusp of another NRL season and my first since retiring from the game at the end of last year. For my debut...

Penrith’s season goes on the line

Nobody likes to talk about mathematics as early as round 10 but the reality is that this Saturday afternoon’s clash with the New Zealand...

Panthers ready for cross-Tasman showdown

Postpone the holiday plans! The Panthers revived their Finals hopes last weekend with an unconvincing but important win over the high flying Manly Sea Eagles,...

Moylan on verge of deal with Cronulla

Penrith star Matt Moylan is on the verge of walking out of the club to join Cronulla on a four-year, $3.6 million deal that...

Masked Panther: Hook safe at Panthers

Anthony Griffin is safe as Penrith coach. Forget what you read elsewhere, Griffin’s future has not been discussed by the key players at Penrith...

Masked Panther: Mansour still waiting for surgery

Powerhouse winger Josh Mansour was off to hospital before last Sunday’s game against the Titans was even over. His fractured cheekbone, suffered after a...