Alex Sutcliffe and Dwyer suspended for Rovers Cup clash

Ashton Golding of Huddersfield is tackled by Alex Sutcliffe of Leeds.

Leeds Rhinos will be without Alex Sutcliffe and Brad Dwyer for this Friday’s Coral Challenge Cup Quarter Final against Hull KR after both receives suspensions by the match review panel.

The Rhinos will not contest either charge meaning both will miss Friday’s game whilst Sutcliffe will also miss the Betfred Super League clash against the same opponent the following week.

The Robins have also been dealt a blow with playmaker Jordan Abdull receiving a Grade D charge for contrary conduct.

Seven players have been charged following today’s meeting of the Match Review Panel, following incidents in Betfred Super League fixtures at the weekend.

The charges are as follows:

Tom Lineham (Warrington Wolves) – Grade F – other contrary conduct.

Jordan Abdull (Hull KR) – Grade D – other contrary conduct.

Both the above players will appear at a disciplinary hearing on Tuesday.

The following players have received suspensions as detailed below – they have until 11am on Tuesday to take up the option of challenging these punishments at a disciplinary hearing on Tuesday.

Kevin Naiqama (St Helens) – Grade C – high tackle. Two-match suspension.

Alex Sutcliffe (Leeds Rhinos) – Grade C – dangerous contact. Two-match suspension.

Brad Dwyer (Leeds Rhinos) – Grade B – shoulder charge. One-match suspension.

Adam Milner (Castleford Tigers) – Grade B – use of knees. One-match suspension.

Leroy Cudjoe (Huddersfield Giants) – Caution – dangerous throw.