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Blake escapes suspension following high tackle

Blake escapes suspension following high tackle

By Shanil Singh
Monday 08/06/2020
Fiji Bati and Parramatta Eels centre Waqa Blake [Photo: NRL]

Fiji Bati and Parramatta Eels centre Waqa Blake has escaped suspension despite being charged for a high tackle in their dramatic win over Manly.

Blake has been charged with a grade-one careless high tackle in Parramatta's 19-16 win at Bankwest Stadium on Saturday night.

However, because of the low grading and his good record he will cop a $AUD550 fine if he enters an early guilty plea or $AUD750 if he unsuccessfully challenges the charge at the judiciary.

The Eels lead the NRL Standings after claiming four wins in their opening four matches.

Meanwhile, the Bulldogs will face the Dragons at 6.05 tonight in the final match of Round 4.

[Source: NRL.COM]

NRL Round 13

DateTimeTeamTeam
Thu 06 Aug9:50PMDragons - Roosters
Fri 07 Aug8:00PMSea Eagles - Warriors
Fri 07 Aug9:55PMRabhitohs - Broncos
Sat 08 Aug5:00PMStorm - Bulldogs
Sat 08 Aug7:30PMKnights - Wests Tigers
Sat 08 Aug9:35PMPanthers - Raiders
Sun 09 Aug4:00PMTitans - Cowboys
Sun 09 Aug6:05PMSharks - Eels
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