1. NRL axe referees Grant Atkins and Gavin Badger over Nene Macdonald’s broken ankle ‘debacle’  Fox Sports
  2. NRL referees relegated over Nene Macdonald play-on call, why Josh McGuire escaped ban  NRL.COM
  3. NRL referees axed for Macdonald incident  SBS News
  4. NRL news | Phil Gould slams referees over failure to use discretion in Macdonald injury drama  Wide World of Sports
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The NRL admits it was unacceptable for play to continue while Nene Macdonald was down with a fractured ankle and dropped the referees in charge of the game. The NRL admits it was unacceptable for play to continue while Nene Macdonald was down with a fractured ankle and dropped the referees in charge of the game.

NRL 2019: Nene Macdonald, North Queensland Cowboys, Gavin Badger, Grant Atkins | Fox Sports

Phil Gould has blasted Grant Atkins for his failure to halt play when Nene Macdonald was floored in a colli...As Gallen calls for more heads to roll

NRL news | Phil Gould slams referees over failure to use discretion in Macdonald injury drama

The NRL admits it was unacceptable for play to continue while Nene Macdonald was down with a fractured ankle and dropped the referees in charge of the game. The NRL admits it was unacceptable for play to continue while Nene Macdonald was down with a fractured ankle and dropped the referees in charge of the game.

NRL 2019: Nene Macdonald, North Queensland Cowboys, Gavin Badger, Grant Atkins

NRL referees Grant Atkins and Gavin Badger have been dropped following their performance in the match between North Queensland and Melbourne.NRL referees Grant Atkins and Gavin Badger have been dropped following their performance in the match between North Queensland and Melbourne.

NRL referees axed for Macdonald incident | SBS News

The referees that allowed play to continue while Nene Macdonald was down with a fractured ankle will be relegated this week, the NRL has announced. NRL head of elite football Graham Annesley confirmed whistleblowers Grant Atkins and Gavin Badger have been demoted.  “It’s important for me to say that as an administration, we didn’t find […]The referees that allowed play to continue while Nene Macdonald was down with a fractured ankle will be relegated this week, the NRL has announced. NRL head of elite football Graham Annesley confirmed whistleblowers Grant Atkins and Gavin Badger have been demoted.  “It’s important for me to say that as an administration, we didn’t find […]

NRL drops referees involved in Cowboys injury clanger

The NRL has admitted it was unacceptable for play to continue while Nene MacDonald was down in back play with a fractured ankle and have therefore dropped the referees in charge. Both Grant Atkins and Gavin Badger have been demoted by the governing body who came under fire after play continued while both MacDonald and John Asiata were down receiving…

NRL drops refs for MacDonald debacle - Total Rugby League

Referees Grant Atkins and Gavin Badger have been relegated after allowing play to continue for almost a minute as Cowboys winger Nene Macdonald writhed in agony with a potentially season-ending ankle injury.Referees Grant Atkins and Gavin Badger have been relegated after allowing play to continue for almost a minute as Cowboys winger Nene Macdonald writhed in agony with a potentially season-ending ankle injury.

NRL referees relegated over Nene Macdonald play-on call, why Josh McGuire escaped ban - NRL