Thursday, August 18, 2022

Rugby League

Masked Panther: Ciraldo leaves with club’s blessing

Brian To'o spills some tea about his upcoming wedding plans, Penrith's reaction to Cameron Ciraldo's departure and Stephen Crichton set to test the market.

Brian To’o keen to return to Premiership-winning form for Panthers

Panthers and NSW Origin winger Brian To’o has admitted his own form has slumped this season but is promising to do everything in his power to get back on top.

Lang on League: Polynesian production line in good shape at Panthers

Niwhai Puru, Hohepa Puru, Daeon Amituanai and Preston Riki may not be household names just yet but you can bet your bottom dollar in the next two to three years they will be.

Grand Final re-match offers preview of September footy

It's a Thursday night blockbuster to kick off Round 23 of the NRL.

Ciraldo signs five-year deal to coach Canterbury

Penrith assistant coach Cameron Ciraldo will leave the club at the end of the season after officially signing as coach of Canterbury from next season.

Masked Panther: Mid-Finals Merv locked in

Penrith has scheduled the Merv Cartwright Medal for Monday, September 12.

Panthers look to brush off week of distractions ahead of Storm battle

When you looked at the NRL draw late last year and saw a Panthers v Storm match scheduled for a Thursday night deep in the season, you stamped it as an immediate blockbuster.

Sorensen prepared to step up in absence of inspirational forward

Scott Sorensen talks family, game day preparation and stepping up after James Fisher Harris' suspension.

Lang on League: King Eddy reigns supreme

Dylan Edwards is having a season to remember.

“How dare you!”: MG’s brutal takedown of Paul Kent

Penrith legend Mark Geyer has launched a scathing attack on News Corp journalist Paul Kent, who brought Geyer's family into the Ricky Stuart saga.

Fisher-Harris facing suspension as Stuart issues grovelling apology

Penrith has been dealt another major judiciary blow with forward James Fisher-Harris facing between two and three weeks out after being charged with a Careless High Tackle

Koroisau: Bring on the hostility

The Panthers are expecting plenty of hostility when they play in Canberra this weekend for the first time since 2018. In those four years between...

Masked Panther: Panthers head into camp to prepare for Finals

The Panthers head into camp to prepare for the Finals.

Lang on League: How three little letters will keep a Premiership dream alive

F E C – What the hell does that stand for?

Raiders look to add dents to Penrith’s near-perfect season

Another chapter of the Panthers v Raiders rivalry will be written on the weekend.

Nathan Cleary facing five to six week ban for dangerous throw

Penrith halfback Nathan Cleary will miss the rest of the regular season but will be back for the Finals after being slapped with a Grade 3 Dangerous Throw charge.

Masked Panther: How a sandwich shop broke the Jarome Luai injury news

The Masked Panther has the latest news and gossip from Pantherland.

Cleary confident new halves pairing will gel against Eels

They may be a similar age and grew up in the same circles, but Friday night will mark the first time Nathan Cleary and Sean O’Sullivan have played a rugby league game together.

Lang on League: Four classic Panthers v Eels encounters

Peter Lang looks back on some classic Panthers v Eels encounters.

Cronulla’s Dale Finucane facing three week ban for Stephen Crichton incident

Cronulla Sharks forward Dale Finucane is facing a three week suspension after being hit with a Dangerous Contact charge stemming from an incident involving Penrith centre Stephen Crichton last night.