Sport

Top of the table Wanderers have Victory in their sights

For the first time in more than two years, the Western Sydney Wanderers are back at the top of the A-League ladder as they...

Panthers sign Peta Hiku

The Penrith Panthers have found a replacement for wayward centre Jamal Idris, this afternoon confirming the signing of international Peta Hiku on a three...

Wanderers to play EPL giants Arsenal

Arsenal Football Club and the New South Wales Government today announced a multi-year Tourism Partnership, which will culminate in Arsenal playing the Western Sydney...

Penrith’s Matt Nielsen took on the world – and succeeded

Before he captained the Australian Boomers at two Olympic Games and carved out a successful career in European basketball, Matt Nielsen was ditching school...

Panthers hope to break membership records

After reaching a record-breaking 20,086 members last season, the Penrith Panthers membership team are hoping next year’s 50th anniversary celebrations, combined with a favourable...

A-League in crisis as RBB plans boycott

The A-League is in crisis with some of football's most passionate fans declaring they'll boycott Saturday night's match between the Western Sydney Wanderers and...

Five big Panthers games we can’t wait for in 2016

The NRL season is just over three months away and with the 2016 draw being released last week, we've identified five matches we just...

Penrith woman Andrea Forest finishes on the podium at IRONMAN 70.3

Wollongong’s David Mainwaring claimed his first IRONMAN 70.3 triathlon title while Melbourne-based Annabel Luxford stopped Switzerland’s Caroline Steffen’s winning streak at five in an...

Panthers guide: NRL draw released

Penrith will head to the nation's capital to kick off their 2016 NRL campaign, with a round one clash against Canberra scheduled for Saturday,...

NRL announces record TV deal

Rugby league matches will be played five days a week next year as part of an historic broadcast deal announced today. The $1.8 billion deal...

Hall dreams of NRL debut in 2016

It’s been an eye opening first month of pre-season training for Penrith Panthers AFL convert Josh Hall, who has not only spent the last...

Champion skaters descend on Penrith

The best figure skaters from all around Australia have descended on Penrith for the 2015 Australian Figure Skating Championships. Held at the Penrith Ice Palace...

Wanderers fans to stage protest

Western Sydney Wanderers supporters have found a unique way to support their team this weekend - they won't watch them play. The Wanderers' major supporter...

Close to home again

Jade Close has represented her nation at the highest level, but now the 28-year-old former Penrith local is preparing to take on a brand...

Summer cricket bonanza

Penrith Council has teamed up with the Sydney Thunder T20 teams to bring the opening round of the Women’s Big Bash League (WBBL) and...

Ironman coup for Penrith

Penrith will be home to another major sporting event in 2017 with the announcement that, for the first time in Australia, the Ironman 70.3...

Arlene puts it all on the line

While UFC fans from all over the world were glued to their TV screens last Sunday watching American Holly Holm knockout superstar Ronda Rousey,...

New Panthers wrecking ball on verge of NRL debut

New Penrith Panthers prop Viliame Kikau almost can't believe how much his life has changed in such a short space of time. Just under two...

Merrin plans to keep things simple

Trent Merrin has won a premiership, a State of Origin series and played for his country, but now Penrith’s prized new recruit wants to...

Rough waves ahead for stadium

At a time when tourism is more crucial to Penrith than ever, one of our biggest attractions is showing signs of struggle. Penrith Whitewater Stadium’s...