Batley Bulldogs player charged with using homophobic abuse

Aaron Bower
By Aaron Bower August 7, 2014 15:48

Batley Bulldogs player charged with using homophobic abuse

Batley Bulldogs player Lee Paterson has been charged with using homophobic abuse to another player in the 72nd minute of a Kingstone Press Championship fixture against Leigh Centurions played on Sunday August 3.

Patterson was dismissed by the referee and will face a Grade E charge when he appears before an independent disciplinary tribunal next Tuesday (August 5).

No other players were charged with offences in Championships fixtures from today’s meeting of the Match Review Panel. Paterson could receive between a four and eight match ban for the Grade E offence,

What do you think about this story? Discuss this and much more on or free fans’ forum. For more Rugby League news and features, subscribe to League Express newspaper and Rugby League World magazine. You can also connect with us on the social media platform of your choice


Join the lively Rugby League debates on our Fans Forum


Rugby League Yearbook 2014/15League ExpressSuper League's Top 50Rugby League World
Print / KindlePrint / DigitalDigital ExclusivePrint / Digital

Aaron Bower
By Aaron Bower August 7, 2014 15:48

Great Rugby League Reads!

rlle_130415_125rlw_may15_dummy_125
device-icons-all

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Subscribe to our newsletter

Which team do you support?

Vote in our poll

This poll is closed! Poll activity:
start_date 2014-12-05 17:14:24
end_date 2015-04-19 23:59:59
Poll Results:
Who is the most improved player in Super League this season?