Should Sam Burgess have been sin-binned? Probably, NRL say

Chris Dutton
Updated May 21 2019 - 11:10am, first published 10:53am

An NRL crackdown on players giving away penalties close to their own try line will come a week too late for the Canberra Raiders.

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Chris Dutton

Chris Dutton

Sport editor

Chris Dutton has been a sport journalist since 2008, covering rugby union, rugby league, basketball, cricket and soccer. He has covered World Cups and Olympic Games in print and online. Chris has had a stint as news director, but is back in sport to follow the ups and downs. Email:

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