At one stage the Eels looked like running away with an easy win but a struggling Panthers outfit managed to at least give them a scare on Saturday.
Corey Norman starred with two tries as the Parramatta Eels continued the Penrith Panthers' poor start to the season with an 18-12 win at ANZ Stadium.
The Parramatta Eels and Penrith Panthers have confirmed their 17-man line-ups ahead of their Round 8 Telstra Premiership clash.
Parramatta Eels centre Michael Jennings is yet to beat his former club Penrith in Eels colours, and is keen to change that in Round 8 of the Telstra Premiership
Massive scores across the board led to some huge NRL Fantasy numbers but there is still plenty of value to be had, with some genuine guns at rock-bottom prices.
The battle of the west is on again with both sides desperate for a win. Penrith are out to end a three-game losing streak while the Eels are searching for form.
The players to watch and predicted results for Round 8 of the National Youth Competition.
The official team lists for all 16 clubs ahead of Round 8 of the 2017 NRL Telstra Premiership season.
In a topsy-turvy Easter Monday afternoon at ANZ, the Eels eventually came back from 12 points down in the final 20 minutes to edge a 26-22 win over the Tigers.
A point-scoring blitz in the final 10 minutes has helped Parramatta overhaul a 22-10 deficit to stun Wests Tigers 26-22 at ANZ Stadium on Easter Monday.