Western Sydney News

Maloney’s French connection: Star half to quit Panthers

James Maloney will this afternoon confirm he’s leaving the Penrith Panthers at the end of the season. The 33-year-old is understood to have signed a lucrative three-year deal with Super League club Catalans Dragons. His announcement this afternoon will kick-off the Maloney farewell tour as he brings down the curtain on an NRL career that […]… read more

Kikau in hot water over shoulder charge

Penrith will decide on Monday whether or not they’ll fight a charge levelled at forward Viliame Kikau out of last night’s win over St George-Illawarra. Kikau was sin-binned for the shoulder charge incident involving Dragons halfback Darren Nicholls. He faces a week out of he takes an early guilty plea or two weeks if he […]… read more

Man charged with hundreds of child exploitation offences

A 79-year-old Cranebrook man has been charged with more than 200 child exploitation offences. The man appeared in court yesterday to face 217 counts of producing, possessing and transmitting child exploitation material. It has been alleged the man produced material featuring a female child who is known to him. Police arrested the man after executing […]… read more

Lang on League: Round 18

You can read Troy Dodds’ preview of Panthers v Dragons here, but here’s the rest of Round 18… It was pointed out to me that some of my previews were getting a bit long winded …well folks…this week I’m going to do a 100 word challenge. That’s right, every preview in 100 words or less. […]… read more