NRL bans Raiders star over nightclub incident


Raiders centre Curtis Scott is dealing with a 3 match ban and a $15,000 high-quality after the NRL hit him with a breach discover following his alleged involvement in a nightclub altercation.

Scott was stood down by the Raiders final month after footage emerged of an incident throughout an evening out at a Canberra venue in late Could.

Following an investigation by the NRL’s Integrity Unit, a sanction for the star centre was launched this afternoon.

“The Nationwide Rugby League (NRL) has issued Canberra Raiders participant Curtis Scott with a breach discover alleging he introduced the sport into disrepute throughout an incident at a venue in Canberra on Could 30,” the assertion learn.

“The breach discover proposes Scott be suspended for 3 matches and fined $15,000.

“Scott has been stood down by the Raiders membership since Spherical 14 and that point served will rely in the direction of his NRL suspension.

“Scott has been suggested that an present $15,000 suspended high-quality will even be activated if this new breach discover is confirmed by the NRL.”

Scott has 5 working days to answer the breach discover.

Scott cleared to play NRL

The 23-year-old is in his second season on the Raiders, having joined the membership from Melbourne.

Scott final yr was concerned in an incident with police, during which the Raiders centre was handcuffed, tasered and capsicum sprayed after being discovered asleep beneath a tree on the Australia Day weekend.

He’s in search of compensation from police over the incident.

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