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NRL ladder leaders Penrith Panthers defeat Brisbane Broncos 25-12 for 12th straight win

The Panthers edge closer to claiming the NRL minor premiership with a 25-12 win over the struggling Broncos, who post a club record 14th loss of the season.

Penrith has beaten Brisbane 25-12 to take another step towards claiming the NRL minor premiership with their 12th straight victory.

Key points: The Panthers will claim the minor premiership if they win two of their remaining three regular-season matches

The Panthers will claim the minor premiership if they win two of their remaining three regular-season matches They scored four tries to two against the Broncos to move five points clear of second-placed Melbourne, who have a game in hand

They scored four tries to two against the Broncos to move five points clear of second-placed Melbourne, who have a game in hand The Broncos have now lost 14 matches this season, the highest number in a single season for the Brisbane side

The Panthers recovered from an early 6-0 deficit at Lang Park to become the first team since Cronulla in 2016 to win 12 consecutive matches.

Already assured of a top-four finish, the Nathan Cleary-inspired Panthers provisionally moved five points clear of Melbourne on top of the ladder.

They will secure the third minor premiership in the club’s history if they win at least two their remaining three regular-season…

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