Gil Dudson: Catalans Dragons prop for punching St Helens Joe Batchelor banned

Gil Dudson
Gil Dudson and his team lost 28-8 against St Helens in the opening match of the new season

Catalans Dragons forward Gil Dudson was banned from three games for punching St Helens' Joe Batchelor. Super League opener.

Dudson, 31 years old, was sin-binned during the first minute.

The Wales prop pleaded guilty to a Grade D offence at a disciplinary tribunal and was also fined £500.

Dylan Napa, a teammate, still awaits punishment. This is after he was told to appear in front of a tribunal following the sending-off.

Dudson will be absent from the Super League matches against Wakefield Leeds Warrington.

Napa's fellow teammate Gil Dudson, was sin-binned within the first minute of that game for Grade D punching on St Helens forward Joe Batchelor. The tribunal was also assigned to his case.

has pleaded guilty to a Grade D charge of punching in their recent fixture with St Helens, and has received a three match suspension with a £500 fine.

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