BRISBANE centre Justin Hodges is free to play South Sydney on Friday night after accepting an early guilty plea for a dangerous throw.
BRISBANE centre Justin Hodges is the only player charged by the NRL match review committee, but the Test star can escape suspension with an early guilty plea.
CANBERRA forward Trevor Thurling has had his appeal for a two-match suspension rejected by NRL judiciary deputy chairman Paul Conlon on Friday.
GOLD Coast five-eighth Mat Rogers is facing three weeks' suspension after being hit with a grade two dangerous throw charge by the NRL match review committee.
CANBERRA prop Michael Weyman has copped a six-match NRL ban after pleading to guilty to two counts of striking, including punching Gold Coast's Daniel Conn.
MELBOURNE Storm prop Adam Blair has avoided an NRL suspension after entering an early guilty plea for his "chicken wing" tackle on Brisbane's Michael Ennis.
CANBERRA forward Michael Weyman is facing up to eight weeks on the sidelines after being charged with two separate striking offences.
A lack of conclusive video evidence is expected to form part of Jarrod Saffy's defence at the NRL judiciary after he pleaded not guilty to biting Todd Carney.
ST George forward Jarrod Saffy will contest a biting allegation at the NRL judiciary while Cronulla skipper Paul Gallen has copped a three-week ban.
CRONULLA NRL skipper Paul Gallen has copped a three-week ban for raking the face of Gold Coast forward Anthony Laffranchi.