NRL Grand Final 2023: How to watch the showdown between the Panthers and the Broncos

Will the Panthers make history?

The Penrith Panthers are chasing down their third consecutive premiership at the NRL Grand Final, but will the Brisbane Broncos allow them to make history?

Fans can find out on Sunday, October 1, when the two top teams battle it out from 6.30pm AEDT live on Channel 9 and 9Now.

The Panthers are favoured to win after taking out the minor premiership, however, star Broncos players “Reece Lightning” Reece Walsh, and Adam Reynolds along with their teammates may through a spanner in the works.

How can I watch the NRL 2023 Grand Final?

The Grand Final coverage will kick off at 6:30pm AEDT with some pre-match entertainment. Exactly 30 years after her iconic Grand Final performance, Tina Turner will be honoured with a performance from the stars from Tina Turner: The Musical.

After that, King Stringray will jump on stage for a hotly anticipated show, before hosts take some time to chat to retiring players and some other special guests. Then, it’s time for the Grand Final game!

The NRL Grand Final 2023 will air at the following times around Australia.

Sydney                        7.30pm LIVE on Channel 9HD and 9Now
Brisbane                      6.30pm LIVE on Channel 9HD and 9Now
Melbourne                   7.30pm LIVE on Channel 9HD and 9Now
Adelaide                      7.00pm LIVE on Channel 9HD and 9Now
Perth                           4.30pm LIVE on Channel 9HD and 9Now

Who’s playing on each team?

The players for the Penrith Panthers and the Brisbane Broncos have been confirmed as per below.

Penrith Panthers

  • Dylan Edwards
  • Sunia Turuva
  • Izack Tago
  • Stephen Crichton
  • Brian To’o
  • Jarome Luai
  • Nathan Cleary
  • Moses Leota
  • Mitch Kenny
  • James Fisher-Harris
  • Scott Sorensen
  • Liam Martin
  • Isaah Yeo
  • Jack Cogger
  • Lindsay Smith
  • Spencer Leniu
  • Luke Garner
  • Tyrone Peachey
  • Matthew Eisenhuth
  • Zac Hosking
  • Luke Sommerton
  • Tom Jenkins

Brisbane Broncos

  • Reece Walsh
  • Jesse Arthars
  • Kotoni Staggs
  • Herbie Farnworth
  • Selwyn Cobbo
  • Ezra Mam
  • Adam Reynolds
  • Tom Flegler
  • Billy Walters
  • Payne Haas
  • Kurt Capewell
  • Jordan Riki
  • Patrick Carrigan
  • Tyson Smoothy
  • Brendan Piakura
  • Kobe Hetherington
  • Keenan Palasia
  • Corey Oates
  • Martin Taupau
  • Corey Jensen
  • Jock Madden
  • Tristan Sailor

Watch live coverage of the 2023 NRL Grand Final on Channel 9HD and 9Now from 6.30pm AEDT on Sunday, October 1.

Want to CHATTR with us? Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for more entertainment news.