Hauraki and McCarthy-Scarsbrook charged


Two Engage Super League players will face the RFL Disciplinary Committee after being charged with offences during their sides’ Round 19 fixtures.

Leeds Rhinos forward Weller Hauraki has been charged with the Grade B offence of making dangerous contact with the arms/legs of Matt Diskin of Bradford Bulls in the 21st minute of last Friday’s match at Headingley.

St Helens prop Louie McCarthy-Scarsbrook has also been charged with a Grade B offence: making dangerous contact with the head/neck of Warrington Wolves captain Adrian Morley in the 12th minute at Halliwell Jones Stadium last Friday.

Both players were charged after the incidents were viewed by the RFL Match Review Panel, who also issued formal cautions to the following players:

Hep Cahill (Crusaders) – dangerous contact with Salford’s Adam Neal (698 minutes);

Ryan Bailey (Leeds Rhinos) – raised knee in tackle by Bradford’s Danny Addy (36 minutes);

Gareth Raynor (Bradford Bulls) – running into a melee (80 minutes).