Western Sydney News

Lang on League: Round 9

You can check out our Panthers v Tigers preview here, but Peter Lang has the rest of the round covered… Gold Coast Titans v Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks Remember the Titans is a magic movie about courage, inspiration and..well it has very little in common with this Gold Coast side. Harsh words perhaps, but coach Garth Brennan […]… read more

Masked Panther: Panthers monitor Hetherington

Despite a growing injury toll, don’t expect to see Jack Hetherington back in first grade any time soon. The 22-year-old, who made his first grade debut a little over a year ago, played Canterbury Cup last week after a few weeks off but Ivan Cleary is unlikely to elevate him into the NRL side. Hetherington […]… read more

Shots fired into Glenmore Park home

Police are investigating after shots were fired into a house in Glenmore Park this morning. About 12.15am, police were called to Dara Crescent, Glenmore Park, following reports shots had been fired into a home. Officers from Nepean Police Area Command attended and have established a crime scene. The occupants of the home were uninjured. While […]… read more

Coalition announces Chapman Gardens overhaul

More sporting commitments for Lindsay have been announced with the Coalition promising to invest $1 million into the Chapman Gardens Sports Precinct in Kingswood. The funding, which will be provided to Penrith City Council, will see the installation of an irrigation system to the cricket and rugby league field as well as the construction of […]… read more

Maloney beats Dangerous Contact charge

James Maloney is free to play for Penrith against the Wests Tigers on Friday night after being cleared of a Dangerous Contact charge by the NRL judiciary. Maloney was alleged to have affected a ‘chicken wing’ tackle on Canberra forward John Bateman. Leaving NRL headquarters tonight, Maloney said he was confident he’d beat the charge. […]… read more

Kikau injury not as bad as first feared

Penrith forward Viliame Kikau is considered an outside chance of playing against Wests Tigers on Friday night after scans revealed his ankle injury was not as bad as first feared. Kikau is expected to be named in Penrith’s team for Friday night when it is revealed at 4pm today, but is unlikely to recover in […]… read more

Netball season’s spectacular start

Jamison Park Netball Complex was a sea of colour last Saturday as thousands of people young and old turned out for the start of the 2019 Penrith District Netball Association (PDNA) season. One of the major highlights of opening day each and every year is the traditional March Past event, which sees netball clubs from […]… read more

Disappointing Penrith slump to sixth loss

Star forwards Isaah Yeo and Viliame Kikau have suffered potentially season-ending injuries as Penrith’s horror show of a season reached new lows in Wagga. The Raiders embarrassed the Panthers 30-6 after leading 14-0 at half-time – the fifth time this season that Penrith have failed to score a first half try. The Panthers were out-classed […]… read more

Lang On League: Round 8

Troy Dodds has already previewed Saturday’s blockbuster between Penrith and Canberra, now Peter Lang previews the rest of the round 8 NRL action… South Sydney Rabbitohs v Brisbane Broncos It’s the Bunnies vs the Broncos in a winner take all ‘Clash of the Titans’….sorry…got a bit carried away there but this contest does bring up […]… read more