PANTHERS NRL v BULLDOGS: ANZ Stadium, Homebush. Saturday, September 27th. Kickoff: 7.45pm
Ivan Cleary will field a strong side for Saturday night’s Grand Final qualifier against the Bulldogs, with Adam Docker returning from suspension and Brent Kite officially back from injury.
He’s also named an extended bench for the clash with Kevin Naiqama and Sam Anderson rounding out the six man interchange options.
INTERCHANGE: 14. Adam DOCKER, 15. Jeremy LATIMORE, 16. Ben MURDOCH-MASILA, 17. Lewis BROWN, 18. Kevin NAIQAMA, 19. Sam ANDERSON
PANTHERS NSW CUP v KNIGHTS: Allianz Stadium, Moore Park. Sunday, September 28th. Kickoff: 3.10pm
Garth Brennan has been able to name a near full strength side for this Sunday’s Grand Final against the Newcastle Knights at Allianz Stadium, with Kevin Kingston returning to the starting line up at hooker, after a few weeks off with injury.
Tom Eisenhuth comes onto the wing for Kevin Naiqama who has been named on the bench for the Panthers NRL side.
Like Ivan Cleary, Brennan has named an extended 18-man bench.
4. Wes NAIQAMA
INTERCHANGE: 14. Vaipuna TIA KILIFI, 15. Kierran MOSELEY, 16. Andy SAUNDERS, 17. Daniel FOSTER, 18. Liam AYOUB