Penrith Panthers can confirm Jamie Soward and Bryce Cartwright were admitted to Canberra Hospital following last night’s clash with the Raiders.

Jamie Soward suffered concussion following a heavy collision with Jack Wighton in the 39th minute and was admitted to Canberra Hospital overnight as a precautionary measure. He will receive ongoing medical management through the week.

Bryce Cartwright suffered a small laceration to his kidney. It will not require surgery however Cartwright will remain in hospital for at least the next few days.

The Club will provide further update on the condition of both players later in the week.