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SportNRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits

09:30  20 july  2019
09:30  20 july  2019 Source:   sportingnews.com

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Cronulla Sharks prop Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are both set to miss next week after being charged with grade one shoulder charges.

Both Fifita and Kikau are victims of the NRL's crackdown on late hits, which was implemented by head of football Graham Annesley to increase sanctions for late hits.

Fifita was charged in the 68th minute after collecting Warriors lock Lachlan Burr with a tackle after he had passed the ball.

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Jared Waerea-Hargreaves has served his suspension for that late hit on Kalyn Ponga in round 11 With Andrew Fifita failing to beat a dangerous contact charge at the NRL judiciary on Tuesday the Fiji: A backline with speed to burn will be hoping a forward pack led by Viliame Kikau and Jason

He would be sin-binned for the hit, which allowed the Warriors to fight back and secure a 19-18 win.

Kikau was also sin-binned for his late hit on Dragons halfback Darren Nicholls in the 64th minute of their clash with the Dragons.

Fortunately for the Panthers, the sin-bin did not affect the result of the match, with Penrith running out 40-18 winners in a convincing win over the Dragons.

They will both miss one game if they take the early guilty plea, with a two-match ban looming if they choose to challenge and are unsuccessful.

In news from Thursday's match, the Broncos' Thomas Flegler and Kotoni Staggs were cited for incidents during their 28-6 win over the Bulldogs.

Flegler was hit with a grade one dangerous conduct charge (neck/head) in relation to a tackle made on Marcelo Montoya in the 7th minute.

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Andrew Fifita won't play for Tonga this Saturday and will miss the next two games for the Cronulla Andrew Fifita will miss Tonga's Test against New Zealand and Cronulla's next two starts after the Mitchell's tackle on Josh Dugan during last year's finals series was hit hard by Ghabar, who tried to

Viliame Kikau was sin binned for this hit .Source:FOX SPORTS. On Fox Sports, the commentators Hannah Hollis said the decision was a “ late hit off the ball” officially but the commentators didn’t buy it. Commentator Andrew Voss said “this is penalty try stuff”. Brett Finch replied: “I understand the

He is set to miss one match and will not serve any further suspension if he fails to challenge the charge.

Staggs can avoid suspension with an early guilty plea after coping a grade 1 dangerous contact (other) charge after a tackle on Corey Harawira-Naera in the 30th minute.

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NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
NRL Judiciary: Andrew Fifita and Viliame Kikau are facing suspensions after late hits
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