Rugby League

May confident Cleary will stay

Unless you’re a Panthers supporter, it seems every NRL follower wants to see Penrith and champion NSW Blues halfback Nathan Cleary play under his...

Masked Panther: Ciraldo not a permanent option

There is a growing feeling that caretaker Penrith coach Cameron Ciraldo does not want to remain in the position permanently. It’s my understanding the...

Wallace hopeful of new deal

Penrith Panthers utility Peter Wallace believes his newfound versatility could prolong his NRL career. Wallace is currently serving his final year at Penrith but a...

Panthers to face Bulldogs in do-or-die Finals match

Penrith have set a date with the Bulldogs at Allianz Stadium next Sunday afternoon after a 36-6 thrashing of Manly at Pepper Stadium in...

Panthers coach lands Titans NRL gig

Premiership winning reserve grade coach Garth Brennan has finally secured a role in the NRL, joining the Gold Coast Titans ahead of the 2018...

Tough and determined: Sitaleki Akauola is quickly becoming a fan favourite

Panthers forward Sitaleki Akauola’s distinct running style – where it looks like he’s charging through a brick wall on every carry – has turned...

Soward: Thurston one of game’s best ever

The comparisons between Johnathan Thurston and Andrew Johns will be discussed forever – who was better? The way the pair played the game, their competitiveness,...

Stint in reserve grade a blessing, says Whare

Most players of Dean Whare’s experience kick stones when they are relegated to reserve grade due to poor form but not the former Kiwi...

Panthers name strong squad to tackle Bulldogs in final trial

Penrith have named a strong team to take on Canterbury in this Saturday's NRL trial at Belmore Oval. Peter Wallace, Josh Mansour and Reagan Campbell-Gillard...

Titanic battle looms at Panthers Stadium

After three weeks on the road, Penrith return to Panthers Stadium on Sunday afternoon with plenty of intriguing storylines surrounding the clash against the...

Peachey wants to farewell Panthers with premiership

With his career at Penrith nearing an end, Panthers favourite Tyrone Peachey hopes he can go out a premiership winner before he starts a...

Masked Panther: Panthers do some good

Panthers Leagues Club has celebrated Do Something Day 2018 by donating $150,000 to community development foundation Panthers on the Prowl. Do Something Day is...

Soward: I’m tipping the Panthers in a tight one

As I sit here writing this week’s column, I find myself going back and forth as to who is going to come out on...

Leota’s looking forward to playing with idol

Late last year when rookie Panthers forward Moses Leota was putting together his player profile for the club’s official website, he listed Origin star...

Soward calls time on rugby league career

Former Penrith Panthers playmaker Jamie Soward has announced his retirement from rugby league. The 31-year-old was contracted to Penrith until the end of next year...

Gould: Panthers had no knowledge of Cartwright deal

Panthers boss Phil Gould has stressed that the club had no knowledge of a reported $50,000 deal between star player Bryce Cartwright and a...

Griffin’s restrained half-time talk helped Panthers secure remarkable win

Panthers interchange forward Tim Browne believes coach Anthony Griffin's calm demeanor at half-time was the catalyst for Penrith's remarkable turnaround against the New Zealand...

Silencing their critics

A fortnight ago I wrote about the frightening prospect that Penrith’s Finals hopes could evaporate in the space of eight days, with clashes against...

Campbell-Gillard called into Kangaroos squad

Penrith Panthers forward Reagan Campbell-Gillard has been called into the Kangaroos squad following the withdrawal today of Andrew Fifita. Fifita informed Kangaroos Coach Mal Meninga...

Panthers look to go back to back

For about 25 minutes last Sunday, it appeared as though all the negative talk and pressure of the pre-season had taken its toll on...