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Wigan prop handed eight-match ban for racial slur – Wide World of Sports

‘Unacceptable language based on national or ethnic origin’



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Wigan forward Tony Clubb has been slapped with an eight-match Super League ban for using “unacceptable language based on national or ethnic origin”.
The Rugby Football League officially announced the hefty suspension after a claim arose from Hull second-rower Andre Savelio that Clubb called him a “stupid Polynesian c—” during their Super League clash last Thursday.
Wigan suspended their 33-year-old forward a day later and launched a joint investigation with Hull, after being charged by the RFL’s…

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