Rugby League

Focus returns to the field

Usually when coaches get sacked at this time of the year, their team is languishing towards the bottom of the ladder and the interim...

Masked Panther: Bennett not an option

While we all know that Ivan Cleary is Penrith’s number one target for the now vacant head coaching position at the club, there’s plenty...

Griffin confirms clash with Phil Gould

Sacked Penrith coach Anthony Griffin has opened up on his departure from the club, denying he had a fractured relationship with the playing group. The...

Soward: Why Ciraldo is the perfect caretaker coach

What a week it’s been at the Panthers. Not only does the side pull off another epic comeback win but – exactly 24 hours...

Coaching saga leaves behind shattered reputations

Credibility and trust can be dirty words in rugby league, never more so than this week with the coaching saga at Penrith having more...

Griffin to break silence as Tigers dig in over Cleary

Anthony Griffin will speak about his dramatic exit from the Penrith Panthers tomorrow night. Griffin will appear on Fox League's 'NRL 360' where he will...

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...

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...

EXCLUSIVE: Panthers make play for Cleary

EXCLUSIVE The Penrith Panthers are on the verge of producing a major power play by bringing Ivan Cleary back to the club. It would be an...

Anthony Griffin to depart Penrith Panthers

The Panthers have parted company with head coach Anthony Griffin just four weeks out from the NRL Finals. In an extraordinary move, it's understood ongoing...

Panthers fight back from the dead – again

Rugby league's greatest escape artists were at it again today with Penrith fighting back from 26-12 down at half-time to beat Canberra 40-31 at...

Zac follows in famous footsteps

Talented local footy player Zac Cini is following in the footsteps of some famous alumni after he became the latest St Dominic’s College student...

Panthers donate $200,000 to help farmers

The Penrith Panthers are the first NRL club to put their hands in their pockets and support drought-stricken farmers in the state's central west...

Masked Panther: Unravelling the Griffin rumours

There is so much talk about Anthony Griffin that I wanted to dedicate a big chunk of this week’s column to giving you the...

Soward: Griffin’s game plans “boring”, “negative”

Everyone enjoyed yet another Panthers comeback last weekend – myself included – but it got me thinking, is Penrith really this great second half...

Time for Panthers to step up

After the great escape, comes the great reality. Despite Penrith’s blistering fightback to beat Manly last Saturday afternoon at Lottoland, the reality is that the...

RCG to return for Penrith

Rampaging forward Reagan Campbell-Gillard has been named to make his comeback from a broken jaw for Penrith against Canberra on Sunday afternoon. Panthers coach Anthony...

Back from the dead: Panthers produce miracle win over Manly

Penrith scored four tries in seven minutes in a stunning fightback to beat Manly 28-24 at Brookvale Oval this afternoon. The Panthers had fallen 24-6...

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...

Top four hopes go on the line

Plenty of people have egg on their faces after last weekend’s performance by the Panthers, including me. Penrith by 16, what a tip! It’s safe...