Entries by Matt McDonald

Panthers coach Anthony Griffin sacked just weeks out from NRL Finals

The Penrith Panthers have sacked coach Anthony Griffin just four weeks out from the NRL finals. Griffin was under contract until the end of 2020 but was informed by Penrith General Manager Phil Gould that his services would not be required beyond this season. It’s believed the club was of the opinion that Griffin could […]

Home destroyed, man injured in Gold Coast fire

A man has been injured and a home destroyed after a fire at Yatala. The blaze broke out in the property on Pearson Rd around 3.45am with the home completely engulfed by the time fire crews arrived. It took five Queensland Fire and Emergency crews around 40 minutes to bring the blaze under control. QFES […]

Tom Lynch tells Gold Coast Suns he wants out

After weeks of speculation about his future, Gold Coast Suns co-captain Tom Lynch has told the club he wants to leave and head to a club in Melbourne. Lynch arrived back on the Gold Coast today after spending the last couple of weeks in Melbourne recovering from knee surgery. He was remaining tight-lipped about his […]