Saracens sanction

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Saracens sanction

05 Nov 2019 10:44 am:

Per Owen Slot of the Times on twitter:
"Breaking: Saracens salary cap inquiry complete. I am told 35 point deduction and £5million fine. Official announcement shortly."
https://twitter.com/owenslot/status/119 ... 20545?s=09
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Re: Saracens sanction

05 Nov 2019 11:00 am:

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05 Nov 2019 11:01 am:

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Re: Saracens sanction

05 Nov 2019 11:03 am:

Very good news. Despite great players, brilliantly coached their Premiership wins have been a sham.
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Re: Saracens sanction

05 Nov 2019 11:05 am:

Sky blue wrote:Very good news. Despite great players, brilliantly coached their Premiership wins have been a sham.


About time!!
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Re: Saracens sanction

05 Nov 2019 11:08 am:

Could be playing Hartbury next year
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Re: Saracens sanction

05 Nov 2019 11:10 am:

Why not remove their names from the competitions they won in the years in question? Promote those they beat in the finals to be the winners. That's how other sports do it.

Really glad the PRL decided to do something this time rather than fudging it again.
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Re: Saracens sanction

05 Nov 2019 11:11 am:

paigntoner wrote:Could be playing Hartbury next year

I do wonder if this may accelerate plans for a 13-team Prem, thus removing the specter of relegation from this year.
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Re: Saracens sanction

05 Nov 2019 11:14 am:

One would assume that they have to cut their cloth accordingly to bring their wage bill down from this point onwards. Sanction only cover the 3 seasons prior to this one
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Re: Saracens sanction

05 Nov 2019 11:15 am:

It’s good but I would have hoped that they would have been told to reduce their squad size or face further sanctions.

Also await imminent announcement of scrapping of relegation...
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