The Game Review Panel (GRP) has provided the following determination and sanction following an incident between Taane Samuel (Saints) and Zach Riley (Huskies) in last night's Semi Final.
The GRP looked at an incident from the second quarter of the game.
The GRP has charged Taane Samuel with striking Zach Riley with an elbow to the back of the head.
Using the Tribunal Policy, the GRP's determination is as follows:
Table 1: Classifiable Offence - Contact
Base Sanction: 1 game suspension
Early Plea: $500 fine
The Wellington Saints have informed the GRP that they have accepted the Early Plea.