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Steve Ganson dropped from this weekends games


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#1 Tommy The C5t

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Posted 09 August 2010 - 11:54 PM

Championship referee Robert Hicks will take over from Steve Ganson as the referee for the Catalans Dragons v Harlequins game on Saturday in France.

Good call by the RFL to drop him.

In other news Wigan Warriors have Phil Bentham who they have yet to win under this season.

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#2 Riversiderontour

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Posted 10 August 2010 - 12:00 AM

QUOTE (Tommy The C5t @ Aug 10 2010, 12:54 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Championship referee Robert Hicks will take over from Steve Ganson as the referee for the Catalans Dragons v Harlequins game on Saturday in France.

Good call by the RFL to drop him.

In other news Wigan Warriors have Phil Bentham who they have yet to win under this season.

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#3 Wellsy4HullFC

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Posted 10 August 2010 - 06:32 AM

How do you know he's been dropped? He might just be injured or unwell?
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#4 brooza

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Posted 10 August 2010 - 06:50 AM

QUOTE (Wellsy4HullFC @ Aug 10 2010, 07:32 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
How do you know he's been dropped?

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SATURDAY 14TH AUGUST
Engage Super League XV
Catalans Dragons v Harlequins RL 6.30pm
Ref R Hicks TJ J Pereira TJ P Brooke VR TBC TK J L Daniel MC S Presley

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#5 Wilderspoolmemories

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Posted 10 August 2010 - 07:06 AM

I am no lover of ganson but to be fair he has been found guilty at this moment in time of.................nothing! I always dispair when someone arrested "on suspicion"(and suspicion is all the police need apparently to arrest someone)has their name dragged through the mud. He is innocent until proven guilty and only then should this story have been released.
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#6 1976PMJwires

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Posted 10 August 2010 - 07:12 AM

QUOTE (Wilderspoolmemories @ Aug 10 2010, 08:06 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I am no lover of ganson but to be fair he has been found guilty at this moment in time of.................nothing! I always dispair when someone arrested "on suspicion"(and suspicion is all the police need apparently to arrest someone)has their name dragged through the mud. He is innocent until proven guilty and only then should this story have been released.


I agree.

I would have had Ganson as the Ref for the Final wink.gif

#7 East Coast Tiger

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Posted 10 August 2010 - 07:35 AM

It's fair enough to say he's innocent till proven otherwise but surely the RFL also has to take into account his ability to do what is a tough job. I think it's fair for them to make a judgement that he is perhaps not in the correct frame of mind to do the job. Can you imagine the extra abuse he'll cop? I know it's not a pro level, but a few years ago a local ref here lost his brother in the days leading up to a game but still insisted on reffing. He had a shocker and it was generally accepted that he just wasn't up to it emotionally. Different situation but perhaps a similar concern here.

#8 Old Frightful

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Posted 10 August 2010 - 07:42 AM

Well I can't find where it says he's been dropped. The fact he's not refereeing this weekend is obvious but is there anywhere that gives the reason?

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#9 Kenilworth Tiger

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Posted 10 August 2010 - 07:56 AM

QUOTE (Old Frightful @ Aug 10 2010, 08:42 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Well I can't find where it says he's been dropped. The fact he's not refereeing this weekend is obvious but is there anywhere that gives the reason?


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#10 Old Frightful

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Posted 10 August 2010 - 08:15 AM

QUOTE (Kenilworth Tiger @ Aug 10 2010, 08:56 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Micks turf accountant?

Not a very good bet that.

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#11 sallywt

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Posted 10 August 2010 - 09:43 AM

Not according to the Mirror:

http://www.mirror.co...15875-22477641/

#12 John Drake

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Posted 10 August 2010 - 09:55 AM

Locked for the same reason as the last one.

Until the legal process has run its course, please don't start any further threads relating to this matter.

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