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Masked Panther: Cleary goes the extra mile

Here’s the picture that shows you why Nathan Cleary is something extra special. Captured by the Weekender on Tuesday, this photo is taken well...

Soward: Why I’m wary of Griffin’s bench tactics

After watching Penrith’s first 20 minutes last Sunday afternoon against Parramatta, Panthers fans would have been looking away in sheer fright, but when Reagan...

Penrith cruise to victory to claim historic Poidevin-Gray Shield decider

It was just about a walk in the park for Penrith after they comfortably demolished Gordon by 84 runs to claim their first Poidevin-Gray...

Sold out: Panthers v Eels hottest ticket in town

Penrith's NRL season opener against Parramatta at Panthers Stadium is officially a sell-out. The club says the final tickets were snapped up early this morningm,...

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...

Grand finish to season

The last time Penrith won the Poidevin-Gray Shield their side featured a couple of handy players that would eventually go on to represent their...

Penrith returns to Waratah Championship League

Penrith will make their long-awaited return to top flight basketball this weekend when they battle Central Coast in Basketball NSW’s Waratah Championship League (WCL). Penrith...

Jamie Soward: Local derbies mean so much

There’s no better way to kick off a new season than with a good old fashioned local derby. I don’t care what sport you...

Tamou promises to repay the faith

Even James Tamou admits he didn’t quite live up to the hype many Panthers fans were expecting of him last season. The Cowboys Premiership winner...

Dean Whare to miss season opener

Titans-bound Tyrone Peachey has been named in the centres for Penrith's opening round clash with Parramatta on Sunday, with Dean Whare ruled out through...

The re-birth of Sam McKendry

Since he debuted in the NRL a decade ago, Sam McKendry has always been a hard player to interview. Not arrogant or disinterested, just...

Tyrone Peachey to leave Panthers

Exciting Panthers utility Tyrone Peachey will leave the club at the end of the season to take up a lucrative deal with the Gold...

Maloney: Cleary will get even better

New Panthers recruit James Maloney knows a thing or two about winning premierships, now he’s on a mission to not only win his third...

Cranebrook teen earns Aussie cap

Many kids play cricket in the summer and rugby league in the winter but not many do it at an elite level quite like...

Footy first as girls-only competitions launch

EXCLUSIVE Local parents will soon feel more comfortable sending their daughters out on a footy field with the introduction of girls-only competitions. In what’s understood to...

Golfers urged to tackle sun safety

Penrith golfers are being urged to make sun safety a priority. Joining over 70 other golf clubs across the state, Penrith Golf Club has come...

Wanderers shut down RBB for next home game

The Western Sydney Wanderers have taken the extraordinary step of shutting down the Red and Block Bloc (RBB) for this Sunday's home game against...

Merrin lightens the load in 2018

After getting off to a slow start last year due to a disruptive pre-season, Panthers lock Trent Merrin is looking fit and trim heading...

Emus could be in fight for survival

Penrith Emus President Jim Hook has hit back at reports the local rugby club is battling for its immediate survival. Last weekend it was reported...

Local trio to wear green and gold

Three softballers from Penrith City Softball Association will swap out their club colours for the famous green and gold after they were each selected...