Penrith Panthers

PanthersLogoSince their inception in 1967, the Penrith Panthers have struggled for long stretches of their history. The club went 18 years before making their first finals appearance, before success in the late 80’s cumlinated in the 1991 premiership. The Panthers claimed a second premiership in 2003, but have only made finals in consecutive seasons twice in their history.

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Penrith enjoyed a strong year in 2016, with eight wins from their final ten matches helping them finish in 6th spot and return to the finals after a brief absence. The Panthers brushed aside the Bulldogs in their elimination final, but were no match for the Raiders in Canberra in the semi final.

Senior coach: Anthony Griffin
Captain: Matt Moylan
2016 finish: 6th
Premierships: 1991, 2003

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2017 Team List
Sitaleki Akauola, Waqa Blake, Tim Browne, Reagan Campbell-Gillard, Bryce Cartwright, Nathan Cleary, Dylan Edwards, James Fisher-Harris, Peta Hiku, Sione Katoa, Viliame Kikau, Samisoni Langi, Leilani Latu, Moses Leota, Josh Mansour, Te Maire Martin, Sam McKendry, Trent Merrin, Matt Moylan, Michael Oldfield, Tyrone Peachey, Mitch Rein, Tony Satini, James Tamou, Peter Wallace, Dallin Watene-Zelezniak, Dean Whare, Isaah Yeo

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Last updated: 10 March, 2017

Penrith Panthers Articles

Raiders out of chances after losing to Panthers 22-26

Raiders out of chances after losing to Panthers 22-26

by , 20 Aug 2017

Penrith have consolidated their top-eight spot and ended Canberra’s finals hopes with a 26-22 win in an entertaining game at GIO Stadium.

Canberra Raiders vs Penrith Panthers: NRL live scores, blog

Canberra Raiders vs Penrith Panthers: NRL live scores, blog

by , 20 Aug 2017 Popular article! Video

Match result: Penrith have consolidated their top-eight spot and ended Canberra’s finals hopes with a 26-22 win in an entertaining game at GIO Stadium.

Panthers on fire, but Raiders coming home hot

Panthers on fire, but Raiders coming home hot

by , 18 Aug 2017

With three games left to play in the NRL regular season and just six points separating the sides between fourth and tenth, the run into the finals is smothered in scenario-riddled matches.

Cleary conquers Cowboys as Panthers win at Pepper

Cleary conquers Cowboys as Panthers win at Pepper

by , 12 Aug 2017

In a great advertisement for Rugby League, the Penrith Panthers have held off the North Queensland Cowboys at Pepper Stadium.

Penrith Panthers vs North Queensland Cowboys highlights: NRL live scores, blog

Penrith Panthers vs North Queensland Cowboys highlights: NRL live scores, blog

by , 12 Aug 2017 Popular article! Video

Match result: In a great advertisement for Rugby League, the Penrith Panthers have held off the North Queensland Cowboys at Pepper Stadium.

Highlights: Penrith Panthers vs Wests Tigers: NRL scores

Highlights: Penrith Panthers vs Wests Tigers: NRL scores

by , 6 Aug 2017 Video

Match result: The Penrith Panthers have taken another step towards a finals berth with a solid win over the Wests Tigers.

Penrith Panthers vs Canterbury Bulldogs highlights: NRL live scores, blog

Penrith Panthers vs Canterbury Bulldogs highlights: NRL live scores, blog

by , 27 Jul 2017 Video

It’s almost a must-win situation for the Penrith Panthers in Round 21 when they host the struggling, out of contention Canterbury Bulldogs. Join The Roar for live scores and coverage from 7:50pm (AEST).

Panthers post commanding second half to claim crucial win over Titans

Panthers post commanding second half to claim crucial win over Titans

by , 22 Jul 2017

Penrith have overcome a scrappy first half to record a 24-16 win over the Titans at Pepper Stadium.

Penrith Panthers vs Gold Coast Titans: NRL live scores, blog

Penrith Panthers vs Gold Coast Titans: NRL live scores, blog

by , 22 Jul 2017 Video

Match Results: The Penrith Panthers have overcome a scrappy first half, running away with a crucial eight-point victory over the Gold Coast Titans at home.

Taylor and Cleary battle to save their clubs’ seasons

Taylor and Cleary battle to save their clubs’ seasons

by , 18 Jul 2017

The Panthers and Titans were the two surprise packets of 2016 but on Saturday they will do battle to keep their finals flame flickering.


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