Waerea-Hargreaves to face fine for verbal abuse

May 23, 2022 4:55 pm

[Source: NRL]

Roosters prop Jared Waerea-Hargreaves has been cleared for his high shot on Kiwis teammate James Fisher-Harris.

Waerea-Hargreaves is facing a fine for verbal abuse directed towards referee Gerard Sutton.

He was charged with grade one contrary conduct after he was sent to the sin-bin in the 69th minute for using foul language after the Panthers were awarded an eight-point try for the incident.

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The Roosters prop is looking at an $1800 fine if he takes the early guilty plea or a $2500 fine if he elects to fight the charge but fails.

Round 12 of NRL continues this week with Storm facing Sea Eagles at 9.50pm on Thursday.

[Source: NRL]