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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...

Tennis legend praises new courts

Australian tennis legend Ken Rosewall joined Penrith Mayor Karen McKeown on Monday afternoon to unveil the first four upgraded courts at Woodriff Gardens Tennis...

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...

Wanderers fined $50,000

Football Federation Australia (FFA) has today fined the Western Sydney Wanderers $50,000 and imposed a suspended three competition point deduction after finding the club...

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...

Santalab signs contract extension with Wanderers

Western Sydney Wanderers forward Brendon Santalab today signed a two-year contract extension. The fan favourite has been in scintillating form this season, scoring five goals,...

Wanderers fans face bans

Football Federation Australia (FFA) is set to come down hard on Western Sydney Wanderers supporters who let off flares and railway detonators during Saturday night's...

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...

The man set to save the Emus

It’s a familiar story: a new coach with a determination to save the struggling Penrith Emus. This time, however, the story may very well have...

Future unclear for talented Teagan

If anyone knows the meaning of hard work and persistence, it’s Western Sydney Wanderers W-League goalkeeper Teagan Micah. After making her W-League debut in Round...

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...

Appreciating the game

Local basketballer Ella Tofaeono almost gave it all away, that was until a serious knee injury changed her perspective on life and the game. The...

Stars of the ice coming to Penrith

Penrith will play host to one of the most entertaining events on the Australian Ice Hockey League (AIHL) calendar when it hosts the 2016...

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...

Cheerleading gym to open in Penrith

After taking the world by storm thanks to hit movies like ‘Bring It On’, competitive cheerleading is now one of the fastest growing sports...

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...

Inspiring athlete backs Australia Day in Penrith

Paralympic gold medallist Jodi Elkington-Jones is Penrith’s Australia Day Ambassador for 2016. “She’s a great match for our City,” Penrith Mayor Karen McKeown said. “Sport has...

Cricket for a cause

While most of Australia will be sitting on their couches watching Australia take on the West Indies this Boxing Day, the Glenmore Park Cricket...

Can Wanderers make it eight?

The Western Sydney Wanderers will shoot for an incredible eight straight wins this weekend as they look to extended their lead at the top...

Emus coach calls it quits

Penrith Emus coach Sateki Tu’ipulotu has announced he is leaving the club after three seasons. Regarded as one of the toughest jobs in Australian sport,...

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...

Top of the table Wanderers have Victory in their sights

For the first time in more than two years, the Western Sydney Wanderers are back at the top of the A-League ladder as they...

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...

Wanderers to play EPL giants Arsenal

Arsenal Football Club and the New South Wales Government today announced a multi-year Tourism Partnership, which will culminate in Arsenal playing the Western Sydney...

Penrith’s Matt Nielsen took on the world – and succeeded

Before he captained the Australian Boomers at two Olympic Games and carved out a successful career in European basketball, Matt Nielsen was ditching school...

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...

A-League in crisis as RBB plans boycott

The A-League is in crisis with some of football's most passionate fans declaring they'll boycott Saturday night's match between the Western Sydney Wanderers and...

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...

Penrith woman Andrea Forest finishes on the podium at IRONMAN 70.3

Wollongong’s David Mainwaring claimed his first IRONMAN 70.3 triathlon title while Melbourne-based Annabel Luxford stopped Switzerland’s Caroline Steffen’s winning streak at five in an...

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...

Champion skaters descend on Penrith

The best figure skaters from all around Australia have descended on Penrith for the 2015 Australian Figure Skating Championships. Held at the Penrith Ice Palace...

Wanderers fans to stage protest

Western Sydney Wanderers supporters have found a unique way to support their team this weekend - they won't watch them play. The Wanderers' major supporter...