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Newcastle Knights to battle the Penrith Panthers at home

Penrith Panthers vs Newcastle Knights Anthony Griffin, coach for the Panthers, has named his 21-player squad for Sunday’s game against the Newcastle Knights at the McDonald Jones Stadium. The Panthers will be wearing the away Jersey for this match.  James...

Contenders to replace Sauce on the wing

There's one position that will be hotly contested in the Penrith summer is the replacement for Josh Mansour as he continues rehabilitation from his ACL injury sustained during the Four Nations. Anthony Griffin has a couple of options up his sleeve. MICHAEL OLDFIELD Former...

2016 SEASON REVIEW | Penrith Panthers

Record: 14 wins, 10 losses Ladder Position: 6th (second week finals) Player of the Year: Trent Merrin SEASON SUMMARY Penrith's season was full of change and at times provided frustration for its supporters, but at the end of the day short-term pain will see long-term gain. It...

#PantherPride has winning feeling

After seven wins in their last eight matches the Penrith Panthers are one side from the bottom four in the finals series capable of having a good tilt at the premiership. Their first challenge of the campaign comes on Sunday afternoon when the...

REVIEW: Penrith Panthers 6 Melbourne Storm 24

PENRITH STILL TOP EIGHT MATERIAL They may now sit outside the eight, but Penrith are still top eight material come September.  Melbourne's 24-6 victory was the biggest loss of the season, but a marked improvement on their two performances against...

Nathan Cleary reaping rewards after making Holden Cup sacrifice

Nathan Cleary is about to arrive on the big stage. Rewind back to the back end 2015 with Cleary's Penrith Panthers Holden Cup team heading towards a Grand Final berth and subsequent victory over Manly Sea Eagles at Stadium Australia. In...

OPINION: Bush footy a must for all NRL clubs not just a few

Last weekend I ticked off an item on my bucket list. A trip to Central West New South Wales and Bathurst to watch my beloved Penrith Panthers take on Canberra Raiders, 25 years after they met in the 1991 Grand Final. After...

OPINION: McKendry vs Thurston vs Klemmer – the need for consistency

On Wednesday night Penrith Panthers Sam McKendry was handed a one match suspension for touching referee Jared Maxwell in their 20-16 victory at Allianz Stadium on Monday. It’s important to note that McKendry had carry over points from a careless...

Griffin’s Panthers face similar predicament

Penrith Panthers went so close to their third victory of 2016 in going down to North Queensland Cowboys 18-23 at Pepper Stadium in front of season high crowd 13,725. Their two wins and four losses will see the club finish...

Four Pointers: Panthers vs Bulldogs

Here's my thoughts on the Panthers Round 2 clash with the Bulldogs. Bulldogs 18 (Mbye 2, Hopoate tries; Holland 2, Mbye goals) defeated Panthers 16 (Hiku, McKendry tries; Soward 4 goals) Attendance: 11,125   Correcting the final twenty to bring success  Last week in...