Joe Tapine found guilty, banned two weeks by judiciary

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Re: Joe Tapine found guilty, banned two weeks by judiciary

Post by Archer » July 10, 2018, 7:40 pm

Boooo. Judiciary probably didn't even know the whole story.

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Re: Joe Tapine found guilty, banned two weeks by judiciary

Post by greeneyed » July 10, 2018, 7:46 pm

Not surprised.
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Re: Joe Tapine found guilty, banned two weeks by judiciary

Post by -PJ- » July 10, 2018, 7:48 pm

Well that's not good..

I don't want Joe to lose the aggression at all.
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Re: Joe Tapine found guilty, banned two weeks by judiciary

Post by Pigman » July 10, 2018, 7:50 pm

Not even a little bit. As i said, in a post Alex McKinnon world, you're just not going to get a verdict on a tackle like this.
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Re: Joe Tapine found guilty, banned two weeks by judiciary

Post by cat » July 10, 2018, 7:52 pm

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Re: Joe Tapine found guilty, banned two weeks by judiciary

Post by greeneyed » July 10, 2018, 9:52 pm

Canberra Raiders without Joe Tapine for two weeks

The Canberra Raiders will be without New Zealand international Joe Tapine for two weeks after the NRL judiciary found him guilty of dangerous contact on Tuesday night.

"I wouldn't trade him for anyone, his aggression's what makes him such a good player," Jarrod Croker said. "He's obviously a very skilful player, but quite an aggressive player and he's been really good for us over the past couple of years so I don't want to take that away from him.

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Re: Joe Tapine found guilty, banned two weeks by judiciary

Post by gergreg » July 10, 2018, 10:18 pm

I don't think it even deserved a penalty. Sure he lifted his legs but the bloke had his forearms on the ground. Doesn't a dangerous tackle have to actually be dangerous?
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Re: Joe Tapine found guilty, banned two weeks by judiciary

Post by Seiffert82 » July 11, 2018, 7:23 am

gergreg wrote:
July 10, 2018, 10:18 pm
I don't think it even deserved a penalty. Sure he lifted his legs but the bloke had his forearms on the ground. Doesn't a dangerous tackle have to actually be dangerous?
Yep. That's a bs suspension IMO.

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Re: Joe Tapine found guilty, banned two weeks by judiciary

Post by gangrenous » July 11, 2018, 8:38 am

Archer wrote:Boooo. Judiciary probably didn't even know the whole story.
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Re: Joe Tapine found guilty, banned two weeks by judiciary

Post by BJ » July 11, 2018, 9:21 am

I’m OK on this charge if it’s consistently applied by the review committee.

All three of Tapine’s suspensions this year have seen identical incidents for other players go unpunished.

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Re: Joe Tapine found guilty, banned two weeks by judiciary

Post by RedRaider » July 14, 2018, 2:06 am

Tapine is becoming a consistent repeat offender. I don't have a problem with him going after the legs of an opposition player, it is the lift which gets them into a possible dangerous position that he needs to remove from his game.

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