Wednesday 11th July 2012
Story in brief:
Castleford Tigers has today lifted the club-imposed suspension of half back Rangi Chase.
As previously notified, the club suspended Chase on full pay on the 25th June in relation to his alleged behaviour leading up to the away game against Leeds Rhinos on the 24th June. This related solely to matters concerning consumption of alcohol and non attendance at training sessions.
The club's internal Disciplinary Board, having made a full investigation into all the matters referred to it, has taken the necessary action.
The details of the findings and any sanctions made will not be made public.
The club are satisfied that this matter is now closed and that he can resume his full involvement at the club. As such Rangi will return to training with the first team squad tomorrow (12th July).
Rangi Chase said:
"I would like to apologise to my team mates, coaching staff, the club and our fans for my behaviour on this occasion and am very sorry for any negative impact this may have had."