Bryce Cartwright of the Panthers during the Round 21 NRL match between the South Sydney Rabbitohs and the Penrith Panthers and the South Sydney Rabbitohs at ANZ Stadium on August 2, 2015 in Sydney, Australia. Digital Image by Mark Nolan.

The Panthers put up a brave fight against the reigning premiers this afternoon at ANZ Stadium. With the scores locked at 12 all at the break the Rabbitohs escaped with a 20 points to 16 victory despite a valiant effort from the Panters in the final few minutes.

watch the highlights from the game above.