NRL: Canberra Raiders relish added spice against 'arrogant' Penrith Panthers, but lose Xavier Savage

Melanie Dinjaski
By Melanie Dinjaski
Updated August 5 2022 - 9:48pm, first published 8:00pm
Xavier Savage was ruled out of the Panthers game late on Friday. Picture: Keegan Carroll

There's some bad blood between the Raiders and Panthers, making for a spicy contest when the two teams meet on Saturday afternoon at Canberra Stadium. And Ricky Stuart cannot wait, despite some late changes to his side.

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Melanie Dinjaski

Melanie Dinjaski

Sports Reporter

Melanie Dinjaski is an experienced sports journalist at the Canberra Times with a genuine love of all sports. She's covered every code from NRL to NFL, and has experience in print, digital, podcasting, TV and video journalism, having spent time working in newsrooms at Nine, Fox Sports and Seven before moving to the capital. Melanie aims to bring Canberrans all the sports news they need to know - have a story worth sharing? Get in touch!

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