Rugby League

Sunday footy a highlight of Penrith’s 2024 draw

Penrith will face a blockbuster opening month of NRL showdowns, highlighted by Brisbane's quest for Grand Final revenge at BlueBet Stadium in Round 3.

Panthers set to face Storm in season opener

Penrith is set to begin its title defence against Melbourne as the NRL finalises the 2024 draw.

Jarome Luai faces a sliding doors moment. The end result doesn’t really matter.

Jarome Luai faces a fork in the road, but is likely not listening to any of the outside noise. Troy Dodds has his say.

Daine Laurie returns home ready to make a point

Before last week’s MyPlace jersey reveal, the last time anyone saw Daine Laurie in a Panthers jumper was on Grand Final Night 2021.

Panthers confident of retaining Luai as he enters open market

Penrith continue to remain confident of keeping star five-eighth Jarome Luai past next season.

Panthers lock in new sponsor, reveal 2024 jersey

Three-peat NRL Premiers Penrith have replaced delicious chocolate milk for a high-tech smart home system on the front of their jerseys and apparel for next season and beyond.

Exclusive: Former Mayor joins Panthers Board

Former Penrith Mayor Tricia Hitchen has joined the Board of the Penrith Panthers.

Edwards named to make Kangaroos debut

Dylan Edwards will make his Kangaroos debut after being named on the wing for Saturday night's clash against Samoa.

Podcast: Penrith Panthers 2023 Season Review

In this special Western Weekender podcast, Troy Dodds and Nathan Taylor review the 2023 NRL season.

Our five favourite pieces of three-peat merchandise

Here's our five favourite pieces of Panthers merch following the Grand Final win over Brisbane.

Dylan Edwards called into Kangaroos squad

Superstar Penrith fullback Dylan Edwards is set to make his Australian debut after being called into the Kangaroos squad for the upcoming Pacific Cup.

It’s time to properly honour history of the Panthers

The Panthers are on top of the rugby league universe, which makes it the perfect time to properly address how the club's long history is recognised. Troy Dodds explains.

Masked Panther: Beer Hill, Western Stand face huge changes

It's the final Masked Panther column of the year - and he's got some awesome yarns after the Grand Final.

Co-captain Isaah Yeo wins Merv Cartwright Medal

Isaah Yeo has been named the Merv Cartwright Medal winner as Penrith's player of the year for 2023.

Lang on League: Can Panthers win it again next year?

In his final column of the year, league writer Peter Lang asks: Can the Panthers win it again in 2024?

Western Weekender Extra Time Awards announced

Stephen Crichton has been named the Western Weekender Extra Time Player of the Year. See our other winners.

Host of players named in international sides

Three Penrith Grand Final winners have been named in the Australian team for the upcoming Pacific Championship.

Spectacular Grand Final breaks viewership records

The Grand Final ratings are in - and it's a huge result for Channel 9.

The party rolls on: Panthers celebrate through the night

Penrith players have partied through the night after claiming an historic third consecutive NRL premiership.

Three-mendous! Penrith claim third straight title

Penrith have confirmed their status as the greatest team of the modern era after winning tonight's Grand Final against Brisbane.