Jackson and Eastwood Charged
Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs back rower Josh Jackson (Grade 2 – Dangerous Throw) and lock forward Greg Eastwood (Grade 1 – Dangerous Throw) have today been charged with a that occurred during the 24-12 win over the Panthers on Saturday night.
Jackson and Eastwood were involved in a tackle in the 21st minute of play on Panthers five-eighth Jamie Soward.
Jackson’s charge carries 325 points (plus 20% for prior non-similar offence (totals390 points)) but if he accepts the early guilty plea, the Mudgee junior will miss two matches (292 points). A State of Origin match will not count towards his suspension.
Eastwood will escape suspension with a Grade 1 carrying a total 125 points (93 for early guilty plea)
Jackson & Eastwood have until 12 noon tomorrow (Tuesday) to enter their plea.