8th May 2018, 13:26 | disciplinary

DISCIPLINARY: Three players banned

DISCIPLINARY: Three players banned

The following cases were heard this evening by an independent operational rules tribunal (HH Peter Charlesworth, Andy Raleigh & Jon Hamer):

  • Jacob Wardle (Huddersfield Giants) - pleaded guilty to Grade D Dangerous Throw charge in the Betfred Super League fixture against Widnes Vikings on 8th May. The player has been banned for three games and fined £250.
  • Ben Betts (St Helens Academy) pleaded to the Grade F Punching charge in the scholarship against Leeds Rhinos on 18th April. The player was suspended for 12 matches.
  • Jake Lightowler (Bradford Bulls) pleaded guilty to Grade D Dangerous Lift charge in the Academy Under-19s game against Warrington Wolves on 28th April. The player was suspended for three games and fined £50.