20th December 2018, 11:17 | league_1

West Wales Raiders Deducted Four Points

West Wales Raiders Deducted Four Points

The Rugby Football League have imposed a retrospective four-point deduction on West Wales Raiders for the 2018 season, after they were found to have played an ineligible player in two of their Betfred League One fixtures.

The club lost both the games – against Hemel Stags on July 29, and York City Knights on August 11.

The club pleaded guilty to breaching a number of Operational Rules regarding the fielding of ineligible players.

In pleading guilty the club have reached an Agreed Decision with the RFL and have accepted the four-point deduction. In addition the club have been ordered to pay the costs of the investigation, and warned as to their future conduct.