Harden to fight CRRL sanction for alleged racist comments directed at Boomanulla Raiders players in Katrina Fanning Shield game

David Polkinghorne
By David Polkinghorne
Updated September 7 2021 - 6:18am, first published 6:00am
CRRL boss Mark Vergano says a disciplinary hearing will be held over the alleged racial abuse of Boomanulla players by spectators during a Katrina Fanning Shield game at Harden. Picture: Jeffrey Chan

Harden will fight the Canberra Region Rugby League's proposed sanctions for spectators' alleged racial abuse of an Indigenous women's team at one of their home games at a disciplinary hearing.


David Polkinghorne

David Polkinghorne

Sports journo

Covering the Raiders, Cavalry, cycling and racing, plus everything else that involves sport in the ACT, for The Canberra Times. Basically I love sport and watching it is a full-time job. Email:

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