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Yellow the correct call?

Dave Elliott

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I know this is a few days ago now, but just watching on catch up.

So for me, this was direct contact with the head, with a degree of force. Following the WR framework it says degree of danger, which i agree was not great, so is the correct call yellow, or should it have been red, as direct and deliberate contact with head, and hair!!



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didds

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think this was in another thread too?

deliberate contact in the eye area. red card
 

Marc Wakeham

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For me that is red every time. I'd be interested to hear the justification for the downgrade.
 

Zebra1922


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I don't think it's red under the WR protocol for head contact, but I do think it's red for contact with the eye area. It was all a bit silly really.
 
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