Tag: Penrith Panthers

Separated at birth: Why the rivalry between Penrith and Cronulla almost didn’t happen

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis Penrith and Cronulla could not be any different. A world away from each other on opposite sides of a little thing called Sydney. Out west, at the foot of the Blue Mountains, all the way down to the south where land gives way to the Pacific Ocean. On Friday night, more […]

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Former Kangaroos halfback says Broncos have all the ingredients to win the premiership

He has won a premiership as a player and sits on the Penrith Panthers board but club legend Greg Alexander says his former side can’t win the premiership. The retired Australian playmaker also put a line through the St George Illawarra Dragons and Penrith Panthers but made the bold claim Brisbane could actually win the […]

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Panthers enforcers must stand up this weekend against Storm and lead Penrith out of form slump

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis The Penrith Panthers have gone from a premiership heavyweight and a hot favourite for the title to a side languishing at the wrong end of the top 8. Some say they’re gone. They can’t win. But don’t count them out yet. We all know the dramas that have devoured Penrith at […]

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Could this magical Cleary reunion at the Panthers simply be about dollars and cents?

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis There are some rugby league sayings that never leave you. “Nobody is bigger than the club” and “never assume” come to mind. Oh how they ring true right now as we watch the bitter dispute unfold between Wests Tigers and the Penrith Panthers for the ”services” of coach Ivan Cleary. On […]

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Wests Tigers say they won’t be bullied by Phil Gould’s Panthers

Wests Tigers and their CEO Justin Pascoe have come out swinging against the Penrith Panthers strongly denying any chance of Penrith stealing away Wests coach Ivan Cleary. Here is the full transcript of Pascoe’s interview on weststigers.com.au: Q. Justin, it has been a big 24 hours in NRL coaching circles. Can you give us an […]

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