Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Rugby Union

Injuries provide opportunity for high flying Panthers

In any other season, injuries to Jarome Luai, Stephen Crichton and Mitch Kenny just six weeks out from the Finals, before a crucial match with arch rivals Parramatta, would have had disaster written all over it.

Reborn Emus ready to “shock” fans as new venture begins

The Penrith Emus will return to Nepean Rugby Park this Saturday afternoon participating in a brand-new competition.

Ronnie Patea takes on rugby’s toughest gig

Former New Zealand rugby player Ronnie Patea is the latest man to tackle one of the toughest coaching gigs in Australian sport.

Elite clubs get their way with Penrith Emus set to be axed from Shute...

It appears the Penrith Emus have played their last match in the Shute Shield.

Report: Penrith Emus facing extinction again

The Penrith Emus could again be facing expulsion from the Shute Shield competition after an explosive document revealed plans for club rugby to essentially give up on Sydney's west.

Incredible story emerges from Penrith’s drought-breaking Shute Shield win

An incredible story has emerged from the aftermath of Penrith's groundbreaking win over the Western Sydney Two Blues in the Shute Shield last weekend.

Emus confident first win in seven years will come in 2021

Former Wests Tigers player Andrew Fiagatusa will captain the Penrith Emus this year as the Shute Shield battlers aim for their first victory since 2014.

Blore finds his feet with Emus

Penrith Emus flyhalf Dean Blore says he’s still getting used to the rules of rugby union after switching codes recently.

Emus prepare for Shute Shield return

Penrith Emus coach John Muggleton has warned curious onlookers to not expect too much from his side over the first month of the competition as they slowly adjust to being back in the Shute Shield.

Emus secure Eels legend as coach for 2020

John Muggleton to lead revived Penrith Emus.

Biggest win of all as Emus return to Shute Shield

The Emus will return to the Shute Shield.

Emus set for dramatic Shute Shield return

The Penrith Emus could be set to return to rugby union's Shute Shield competition as early as this year.

Opinion: Rugby union faces its biggest test

What to make of rugby's TV crisis?

Penrith Emus make audacious bid for Shute Shield comeback

Could the Penrith Emus be back from the dead?

Emus not giving up without a fight

There may be life in the Penrith Emus after all, with the embattled club to put together a proposal to be reinstated into the...

Penrith Emus dumped from Shute Shield

The Penrith Emus have been sensationally axed from the Shute Shield competition effective immediately. It is a major blow for the club and to rugby...

Emus put the past behind them

New Penrith Emus co-coach Chip Carroll may not know the full names of his players just yet but he promises he will know them...

Emus could be in fight for survival

Penrith Emus President Jim Hook has hit back at reports the local rugby club is battling for its immediate survival. Last weekend it was reported...

Emus in pre-season shake-up

Everything old is new again at the troubled Penrith Emus with a shock shake-up just before Christmas resulting in Jim Hook being reinstated as...

Tournament set to give rugby a boost

After enormous success earlier this year, the Blue Mountains and Greater West Rugby Sevens returns this weekend with more teams than ever before. Held this...