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The retired son of the great sailor Wendell Sailor of St. George Dragons says he strongly defends allegations of s*xual violence against him.
Tristan Sailor was arrested today shortly before 8 a.m. when the police issued a search warrant for his family’s home in Wollongong.
The son of the great Wendell Sailor retired from the St George Dragons says he will vigorously defend the sexual assault charges against him. # 9News https://t.co/99Tn9GPWcc
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Charges Against Tristan Sailor
Police said the 22-year-old, who had been a charity for the past two seasons of The Dragons, attacked and injured a 24-year-old woman he knew at a home in south Sydney.
The sailor was taken to the Wollonging Police Station, where he was charged with assault, causing bodily injury to the victim.
Nine pieces of news confirm that the young player “vigorously defends the accusations against him.”
He has been denied a guarantee and is expected to appear before a judge tomorrow morning.
George Illawarra Dragons released a statement this afternoon confirming that NRL’s Integrity Unit is working with authorities
“St. George Illawarra was informed today that Tristan Sailor has been charged with sexual violence following an alleged incident last weekend,” it was said.
“The club takes this very seriously and will continue to work with Tristan and all relevant authorities. The NRL Integrity Unit has also been informed. ”
The NRL has confirmed that while Sailor does not have a contract with Dragons for 2021, she was disqualified from the flawless recordings under the NRL rule.
“The game occupies the strongest position in Australian sport on these matters. A clear rule ensures that clear players are automatically disqualified if they are charged with a serious foul.
CEO NRL Andrew Abdo Said:
“A player is not eligible to play in the NRL next season and is ineligible to play due to serious criminal charges.”
Sailor has represented Dragons for the past two seasons, but has not been offered a new contract with new manager Anthony Griffin.