Rugby League

Friends become foes as Panthers, Bulldogs meet in Friday showdown

In a round that features such highlight games as Melbourne versus Cronulla and St George-Illawarra up against South Sydney, it is this twilight fixture at the foot of the Mountains that provides the most intrigue for many.

Respect for referees must start with players

The pile-on directed at NRL referee Kasey Badger in the wake of last Saturday’s clash between Canterbury and the Wests Tigers must be a line in the sand moment for the game.

Cleary coy as Panthers circle Fifita

Penrith coach Ivan Cleary has refused to discuss the club's potential signing of Gold Coast forward David Fifita, but admits his side was always looking to "evolve".

Podcast: 10 Minute Match Day – Panthers v Rabbitohs (NRL Round 9)

Troy Dodds and Nathan Taylor get you in the footy mood with our 10 Minute Match Day podcast.

Masked Panther: Corporate suites head west

Fresh news on the new Penrith Stadium.

Lang on League: Inside Penrith’s decision to let Sunia Turuva walk

In this week's Lang on League, Peter Lang looks at Penrith's decision not to throw mega dollars at Sunia Turuva to keep him.

Panthers look to avoid a Rabbitohs revival

Could this be Jason Demetriou's rugby league funeral?

Podcast: 10 Minute Match Day – Panthers v Cowboys (NRL Round 8)

Get into the footy mood with the only weekly Panthers podcast.

Saturday showdown will answer plenty of questions for Panthers, Cowboys

The Panthers will field a full strength side against a desperate Cowboys on Saturday night. Here's your match preview.

Masked Panther: Players skate on thin social media ice

The Masked Panther questions some rogue social media posts, plus more news from the foot of the mountains.

Brian To’o to play his 100th first grade game this weekend

He was famously told growing up that he was too small to ever play in the NRL. Now after four Grand Final appearances, three premiership rings and 99 games and counting, Brian To’o is having the last laugh.

160 kids take part in league coaching clinic at St Dom’s

NRL players past, present and emerging returned to their old stomping ground this week to play a role in St Dominic’s College’s first-ever rugby league clinic for primary school students.

Warriors lure Cleary across the ditch

The New Zealand Warriors have signed Panthers teenager Jett Cleary on a three-year deal.

Lang on League: Fish departure sparks plenty of speculation

How will Penrith spend the money freed up by James Fisher-Harris' shock departure? Peter Lang runs through the options.

Panthers lock in deal to play two matches in Mudgee

The pieces are starting to come together as far as Penrith's time away from BlueBet Stadium is concerned.

Podcast: On The Record – Mat Thompson

Mat Thompson is the voice of rugby league at Channel 9.

Podcast: 10 Minute Match Day – Panthers v Tigers

Troy Dodds and Nathan Taylor provide your last minute Panthers v Tigers preview ahead of the Round 7 NRL clash in Bathurst.

“Personal reasons”: May to miss clash with Tigers

The Taylan May saga has taken another twist after he was removed from the Penrith squad to take on Wests Tigers tomorrow.

Masked Panther: Vossy takes on Taylan

Broadcaster takes a shot at May, the latest on an ANZAC jersey at the Panthers and Sunia Turuva visits rival clubs.

Panthers shock: James Fisher-Harris to depart at season’s end

James Fisher-Harris has dramatically quit the Penrith Panthers.