Nelson Asofa-Solomona banned for New Zealand matches vs Great Britain

Nelson Asofa-Solomona will Overlook New Zealand’s Test matches against Great Britain as punishment for his involvement.

The National Rugby League (NRL) has awarded the 6ft 7in, 18st Melbourne Storm Publish a three-match ban after the episode that went viral on social networking.
The 23-year-old will overlook the Kiwis’ match against Australia in Wollongong Friday in Addition to the two games against the Lions in Auckland and Christchurch.
He was issued with a suspended A$15,000 (Number 8,000) nice.
A statement from the NRL stated:”The sanctions take into consideration evidence which showed a degree of provocation led to the episode, Asofa-Solomona’s co-operation together with all the NRL investigation along with the guilt he has shown.
“All clubs have been advised prior to the beginning of the off-season that severe penalties could be imposed for all off-field incidents.
“The NRL expects exemplary behavior from many players and any participant who falls short of that standard is going to be justified.”

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