Rugby League

Moylan set for NRL return

Spectacular. Incredible. Unbelievable. Use whatever words you want to describe it, but last Saturday night’s 23-22 win by Penrith over Brisbane will remain etched in...

The Masked Panther: Round 4

He scored a rare try last weekend but Jeremy Latimore’s performance against the Broncos has been overshadowed by a Dangerous Contact charge. Latimore has...

Young match winner prepares to take on his idol

Penrith Panthers rookie Te Maire Martin has lived up to the hype after he enjoyed the perfect NRL debut last Saturday night at Pepper...

The Masked Panther – round three

Two games, two serious injuries. It seems Penrith can’t shake the injury curse that has struck the club for the last few seasons. After...

Panthers will give Broncos a real shake

For about 24 hours after Penrith’s loss to the Bulldogs in heartbreaking fashion last Thursday night, I questioned why I even follow the game...

Matagi proves he’s hot property at the Panthers

When new Penrith Panthers prop Suaia Matagi finished a hot, gruelling training session on Monday afternoon, he was certainly feeling it. With protein shake in...

Founding fathers: 1967 team to be honoured

Even though half a century has passed, original Penrith Panthers Neil Bailey and Tom Wilson still have fond memories of playing with the club...

The Masked Panther: Round 2

The dropping of Elijah Taylor to reserve grade in the days before Penrith’s clash with Canberra last weekend certainly came as a shock, but...

Panthers return home for first Thursday night match

Only keyboard warriors and social media trolls write off a team after round one of the competition. While Penrith’s 30-22 loss to Canberra last weekend...

Masked Panther – March 3

It was no surprise to see coach Anthony Griffin select Jamie Soward (pictured) and Peter Wallace in the halves for the opening game of...

Shake-up confirmed at Panthers with Brian Fletcher appointed new CEO

New Panthers CEO Brian Fletcher is determined to ensure the organisation is debt free, focused on football and most importantly, stable. Mr Fletcher has stepped...

Panthers hit the road for opening encounter

For the first time in what seems like forever, the Penrith Panthers will be forced onto the road for their opening round encounter of...

Panthers name team to take on Raiders

Penrith coach Anthony Griffin has named his team to take on Canberra in the opening round of the NRL this Saturday. The Panthers will travel...

Blake’s ready to prove his doubters wrong

Exciting Penrith Panthers centre Waqa Blake almost quit the game after enduring a tough early few weeks of pre-season. With new coach Anthony Griffin working...

Watene-Zelezniak wants to remain injury free

After a turbulent 2015 season that saw him hospitalised twice, Penrith Panthers winger Dallin Watene-Zelezniak is just happy to be playing football again. Last July...

Masked Panther 24/2/16

Don’t blush baby, put away the flares and celebrate that summer is over and the Masked Panther is back! If you have any Panthers...

Griffin is a man of action

Anthony Griffin will turn 50 later this year. Ironically, he joins the Penrith Panthers as the club prepares to celebrate its own 50th anniversary, and...

McRae makes it season number 19

As he prepares to enter his 19th NRL season, popular Penrith Panthers ground announcer Scott McRae says it’s the fans and love for the...

Panthers CEO Warren Wilson calls it quits

Panthers CEO Warren Wilson has quit the club just two weeks out from the start of the National Rugby League (NRL) season. Mr Wilson has...

Panthers name huge squad for Bulldogs trial

Panthers coach Anthony Griffin has named a huge squad for tomorrow night's trial against Canterbury at Pepper Stadium. Matt Moylan has been named in the...

Men of League to kick off NRL season with St Marys luncheon

With the footy season right around the corner, what better way to kick off the year’s festivities than with a special luncheon in support...

Yeo re-signs with Panthers

Utility Isaah Yeo has signed a three-year contract extension with the Panthers. The new deal will see the 21-year-old remain with the Panthers until at...

Weekender Podcast: Panthers season preview

The NRL season is just weeks away, and for the Penrith Panthers it marks the start of a new era with Anthony Griffin taking...

Penrith’s French connection

The Penrith Panthers will unleash their strongest ever Auckland Nines squad this weekend when the 2016 rugby league season finally gets underway at Eden...

Griffin: Players need right guidance

Panthers mentor Anthony Griffin says coaches play a key role in enforcing positive player behaviour off the field. In the wake of the Mitchell Pearce...

Pantherette auditions to be held this Sunday

If you’re a great dancer, involved in the community and are a supporter of the Penrith Panthers NRL team, then you might want to...

Inside the decision to make Matt Moylan captain of the Panthers

When the lift on level 2 of Pepper Stadium opened on Wednesday morning, some of the gathered media thought Matt Moylan had popped up...

Will Matt Moylan switch to the halves?

As he prepares to enter his fourth season in the NRL, Panthers superstar Matt Moylan isn’t quite sure what position he’ll be playing come...

Panthers name Nines squad

The Penrith Panthers will send a strong squad to next month's Auckland Nines tournament. Big-name stars James Segeyaro, Elijah Taylor, Josh Mansour, Bryce Cartwright and...

Taylor keen to earn new deal

As he enters the final year of his contract at the Panthers, tough Kiwi backrower Elijah Taylor says he’ll put it all on the...

Griffin: Trials will be huge test

Panthers coach Anthony Griffin says the club's two big trial games against Canterbury and Parramatta will determine his starting 17 for round one's clash...

Hiku set to play centre at Panthers

Warm, humid weather greeted new Penrith recruit Peta Hiku on Tuesday afternoon as he began his new life as a Panther. The former Manly Sea...

Panthers sign Peta Hiku

The Penrith Panthers have found a replacement for wayward centre Jamal Idris, this afternoon confirming the signing of international Peta Hiku on a three...

Panthers hope to break membership records

After reaching a record-breaking 20,086 members last season, the Penrith Panthers membership team are hoping next year’s 50th anniversary celebrations, combined with a favourable...

Five big Panthers games we can’t wait for in 2016

The NRL season is just over three months away and with the 2016 draw being released last week, we've identified five matches we just...

Panthers guide: NRL draw released

Penrith will head to the nation's capital to kick off their 2016 NRL campaign, with a round one clash against Canberra scheduled for Saturday,...

NRL announces record TV deal

Rugby league matches will be played five days a week next year as part of an historic broadcast deal announced today. The $1.8 billion deal...

Hall dreams of NRL debut in 2016

It’s been an eye opening first month of pre-season training for Penrith Panthers AFL convert Josh Hall, who has not only spent the last...

New Panthers wrecking ball on verge of NRL debut

New Penrith Panthers prop Viliame Kikau almost can't believe how much his life has changed in such a short space of time. Just under two...