After being a hot topic of debate for a number of weeks for the way he carries the ball, Warrington forward Sitaleki Akauola has been handed a two match ban, but not for that offence.

The former Penrith man will now sit out the Challenge Cup semi-final with Hull in two week’s time after being charges for a dangerous throw on Tyrone McCarthy in the Wire’s recent defeat to Salford which saw him yellow carded.