Jon Wilkin has been charged with a Grade B offence following our game at Headingley last Thursday.
The back rower has been cited by the Match Review panel for an incident in the 63rd minute of match against Leeds.
Wilkin was sinbinned by referee James Child and has subsequently been charged with a Grade B offence (Dangerous Contact – Defending player, in or after effecting a tackle, uses any part of his body forcefully to bend or apply unnecessary pressure to the head and/or neck and/or spinal column of the tackled player so as to keep the tackled player at a disadvantage in or after the tackle).
He could receive a one to two game ban.
Wilkin has an Early Guilty Plea available.