live action...

England  36-6  PNG  FT

14th March 2017, 20:59 | disciplinary

DISCIPLINARY: Ten players suspended

DISCIPLINARY: Ten players suspended

The following cases were heard tonight by an independent disciplinary committee and the outcomes are as follows:

Brad Singleton (Leeds Rhinos) pleaded guilty to a Grade E striking with elbow charge in the Betfred Super League game against Catalans Dragons on 10 March. The player has been suspended for six matches and fined £300.

Jansin Turgut (Hull FC) pleaded guilty to a Grade C striking with elbow/forearm charge in the Betfred Super League game against Hull FC on 10 March. The player has been suspended for two matches and fined £300.

Gareth Hock (Leigh Centurions) pleaded guilty to a Grade A punching charge in the Betfred Super League game against Huddersfield Giants on 10 March. The player has been fined £300.

Emmerson Whittel (Keighley Cougars) pleaded not guilty to a Grade C running in and punching charge. He pleaded guilty to a lesser charge in the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup game against Fryston Warriors on 25 February. The tribunal downgraded to a Grade B and the player received a one match ban and £75 fine (fine suspend for 12mths).

Wilf Moxon (Bradford Bulls) pleaded guilty to a Grade B punching charge in the academy match against London Broncos on 5 March. The player has been suspended for two matches and fined £25.

Jordie Hedges (Doncaster) appealed the length of a six-match ban issued on 28 February for a Grade D dangerous throw. The Match Review Panel downgraded the suspension to four games, but the £75 fine remains.

 

The following players took the option of an Early Guilty Plea:

Betfred Super League

  • Lama Tasi (Saford Red Devils) – 1 game suspension
  • Alex Walmsley (St Helens) – no suspension
  • Danny Craven (Widnes Vikings) – no suspension
  • Sebastine Ikahihifo (Huddersfield Giants) – no suspension

Kingstone Press Championship

  • Daniel Hindmarsh-Takji (London Broncos) – 2 game suspension
  • Wayne Rettie (Batley Bulldogs) – no suspension
  • Matt Garside (London Broncos) – no suspension
  • Josh Crowley (Rochdale Hornets) – no suspension
  • Robert Butler (London Broncos) – no suspension

Under-19s

  • Ellis Gillam (Warrington Wolves) – 1 game suspension
  • Oliver Livett (Warrington Wolves) – 1 game suspension
  • Alex Tankard (Warrington Wolves) – no suspension