Warrington Wolves player charged with punching


7th October 2013


Ben Westwood of Warrington Wolves has been charged with a Grade B punching offence committed in the second minute of the 2013 Super League Grand Final against Wigan Warriors at Old Trafford on Saturday.

Westwood was charged after the incident was viewed by the RFL Match Review Panel earlier today.

He will appear before an RFL Disciplinary Tribunal via an internet link on Tuesday from the England camp in South Africa.

Any suspensions imposed would apply to the England v Italy friendly at Salford City Stadium on Saturday October 19th and RLWC2013.