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Lee fined £300 for punching and banned for shoulder charge

22nd of July 2014
Lee fined £300 for punching and banned for shoulder charge

Salford player fined for punching and suspended for shoulder charge offence against Hull Kingston Rovers...

Salford Red Devils player Tommy Lee has been fined £300 by an independent disciplinary tribunal after pleading guilty to Grade A punching in the 59th minute of a First Utility Super League fixture against Hull Kingston Rovers.

Lee was also suspended for one match after submitting an Early Guilty Plea to making a Grade B shoulder charge on Travis Burns in the 59th minute of the same match.

Burns and Hull KR team-mate Adam Walker, and Salford player Josh Griffin, all submitted Early Guilty Pleas to Grade A punching offences in the same incident.  All three lose the option to submit EGPs for the next 12 months.

Kevin Sinfield of Leeds Rhinos also submitted an EGP to making a Grade C head-butt on Castleford Tigers player Luke Dorn in the 74th minute of a Super League fixture played on Thursday July 17. Sinfield was suspended for two matches.

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