Panthers, Willie Wright stun Magpies in Group 10 Grand Final thriller

Updated: September 10, 2018
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By Peter Guthrie / Western Advocate 

Bathurst Panthers five-eighth and goal kicker Willie Wright told his captain-coach Doug Hewitt during the week, should the opportunity arise on Sunday, he’d win the game for him.

Little did he know he’d do exactly that.

With less than four minutes remaining in the Group 10 grand final against Cowra Magpies at Sid Kallas Oval on Sunday, Wright got his opportunity and lived up to his word knocking over the match-winning goal to seal a thrilling 12-10 win.

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