The 'Battle of the West' is on again with the Penrith Panthers hosting the Parramatta Eels on Friday night to kick off Round 12.
A vintage local derby will kick of Round 12 as the embattled Eels travel to face a Panthers side coming off a gritty win and welcoming some key players back.
He's missed the past five games with a knee injury, but Penrith skipper Peter Wallace has been dealing with another harrowing pain.
Golden point triumph, the Red V pile on the points, and a future NSW rep continues to star in the NRL. The key stats from Round 10 of the Telstra Premiership.
Sika Manu declared playing alongside Matt Moylan was a "massive honour" after the young fullback starred in Penrith's nail-biting victory over the Sea Eagles.
Fullbacks put on a show, injury curse strikes Panthers again, Manly's new powerhouse hitter and what else we learned from Penrith's one-point win over Manly.
A late Matt Moylan field goal has helped Penrith to a one-point win over Manly at Brookvale Oval.
The Penrith Panthers have re-signed duo Jeremy Latimore and James Fisher-Harris.
Manly will get an early shot at redemption against a Panthers side that capitalised on their injury woes to earn a 22-12 victory just four weeks ago.
Panthers utility Apisai Koroisau has laughed off suggestions he is filthy with mentor Issac Luke following his decision to move to the Warriors in 2016.