Warrington forward Sitaleki Akauola picks up three-match ban

Drew Darbyshire

Warrington forward Sitaleki Akauola has been banned for three games.

The 28-year-old has been charged with a Grade C dangerous throw on James Harrison in the 29th minute of last Tuesday’s win over Leeds.

Elsewhere, Castleford forward Tyla Hepi has been given a one-match ban for Grade B other contrary behaviour in the 61st minute of their defeat to Hull on Sunday.

Hull winger Ratu Naulago was charged with a Grade A shoulder charge but has not been given a suspension.

St Helens centre Kevin Naiqama was cautioned for the use of knees in their win over Wakefield.

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