Rugby League

Panthers enter the twilight zone with early kick-off to match against Knights

In his post-match press conference last week, Anthony Griffin made the very strong point that despite the loss to the Roosters on the scoreboard,...

Cleary injury provides opportunities galore

That Bulldogs game... you could kind of feel it coming. While losing is never an ideal result, perhaps Penrith’s failure to come from behind and...

Panthers name Nines squad

The Penrith Panthers will send a strong squad to next month's Auckland Nines tournament. Big-name stars James Segeyaro, Elijah Taylor, Josh Mansour, Bryce Cartwright and...

Gould opens up on Griffin sacking

Panthers General Manager Phil Gould says he had no choice but to terminate the contract of coach Anthony Griffin. Ahead of a press conference scheduled...

Panthers prop Sam McKendry tears ACL for third consecutive year

The career of Penrith forward Sam McKendry is in the balance after it was revealed he's suffered a serious knee injury for the third...

Cleary returns for battle of the big cats

Penrith may sit second on the ladder heading into this game against the Wests Tigers at Panthers Stadium but I’m still hearing people claim...

Merrin ready to fire despite lack of pre-season hit-out

On the eve of his second year with the Panthers, Kangaroos lock Trent Merrin says he’s feeling rather apprehensive heading into the opening round...

Coaches need to grow up and stop promoting national sport of ref bashing

It is extraordinary that a spectacular weekend of NRL Finals matches has been overshadowed by discussion about referees. No sport in the world tears itself...

Official: Soward departs Panthers

He was described by Phil Gould as a "marquee" signing when first snapped up by the Penrith Panthers ahead of the 2014 season, but...

Masked Panther: Edwards gone but Mansour will return

There’s more bad news on the injury front for the Panthers with fullback Dylan Edwards requiring surgery on the shoulder he injured against the...

Peachey wants sweet farewell

Tyrone Peachey has enjoyed many spectacular moments at Panthers Stadium during his five-year career at Penrith, but this Saturday afternoon the NSW Blues utility...

Panthers battle unpredictable Raiders

The top of the table Penrith Panthers (how good does that sound?) head to the nation’s capital on Friday night to take on a...

Cleary: I’m staying with Tigers

Wests Tigers coach Ivan Cleary has ruled out a switch to the Penrith Panthers by declaring he intends to see out his contract with...

Cartwright in dramatic switch to Titans

Penrith's pre-season has been rocked by another high profile departure with star forward Bryce Cartwright granted an immediate release. The 23-year-old will join the Gold...

RCG: Moylan not our focus

When Reagan Campbell-Gillard was asked if he’ll give former skipper Matt Moylan a bit of a touch up when the two meet again on...

Panthers aim for title double

The Penrith Panthers will be aiming to be the second side in Holden Cup history to win back-to-back premierships when they take on the...

Young Panthers look to rise again as trip to Suncorp looms

The real Penrith Panthers have finally stood up – and what a time to do it. All year we’ve seen glimpses of the Panthers we...

Cartwright issue now a police matter

The Panthers say they have been monitoring a situation involving the ex-partner of star player Bryce Cartwright for "some time". The ex-girlfriend of Cartwright has...

Panthers ready for cross-Tasman showdown

Postpone the holiday plans! The Panthers revived their Finals hopes last weekend with an unconvincing but important win over the high flying Manly Sea Eagles,...

Mark Geyer throws support behind Cleary power play

Panthers legend Mark Geyer has strongly thrown his support behind Penrith's pursuit of Wests Tigers coach Ivan Cleary. After parting ways with Anthony Griffin on...