Written by Mr Puntsource
Round 2, Match Preview Thursday 9th of March 8:00 pm kick-off BlueBet Stadium Penrith.
The Penrith Panthers will host the South Sydney Rabbitohs in game one, round two National Rugby League Telstra Premiership in 2023;
It doesn’t get more competitive in round two as these two fight it out for the two points; the Panthers have the edge on South Sydney; this clash will undoubtedly be a thriller; sit back and chew your nails!
-> THE HISTORY
Since 1998, the Penrith Panthers have played South Sydney Rabbitohs in forty games total and have been dominant, winning sixty per cent overall; out of the last five Panthers home games, the Panthers at home have won four out of five games against the Rabbitohs, the last time these two teams clashed the Panthers won 32-12.
-> CURRENT FORM
The Panthers lost their first-round opener by one point, while the Rabbitohs won and beat the Sharks by nine points.
-> POINT SCORING
The Rabbitohs were better in attack scoring twenty-seven points, while the Panthers only scored 12.
The Panthers were better in defence, conceding thirteen total points, while the Rabbitohs conceded eighteen points.
-> WHO WINS?