NBomb
Years ago

Southland Sharks Gareth Dawson fails drug test

The news just keeps on coming:

http://nzhoops.co.nz/sharks-player-fails-drugs-test/

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MACDUB  
Years ago

And this reported from yesterday's brawl:

"This follows an April incident which saw two players arrested in Southland, both being charged with obtaining by deception, and one also being charged with being unlawfully in a yard."

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MACDUB  
Years ago

And this back in 2011 odd:

http://www.stuff.co.nz/southland-times/news/4141742/Sharks-player-guilty-of-assault

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mystro  
Years ago

wtf is going on down there? surely Henare doesn't condone this sort of behaviour?

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Isaac  
Years ago

From the article:

Dawson was in trouble earlier this year also, after being arrested in April and charged with obtaining by deception [less than $500] and being unlawfully in a yard after fleeing a taxi without paying.
Bit of a circus.

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mystro  
Years ago

Dawson is not currently playing for the Sharks due to "personal reasons" and wasn't with the team when they were fighting New Plymouth. He has been out the last few games with no explanation except for "personal reasons", maybe they have suspended him quietly?

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Happy Days  
Years ago

Culture problem at that club....Need to move quickly to limit the damage not that there hasn't already been carnage.

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Big Ads of Perth  
Years ago

I bit of a "Sharknado"

(6 of 20)

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Anonymous  
Years ago

I remember this guy played some games for the Taipans a few years ago.

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Anonymous  
Years ago

From Gareth's personal Facebook page.

"All articles published about me today are false! I have just released a statement to the southland times which will be in tomorrow's paper"

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Mystro  
Years ago

http://www.stuff.co.nz/southland-times/sport/10086804/Dawson-confirms-drugs-test-suspension

Here is Gareth's press release in regards to this.

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Anonymous  
Years ago

What a pissy excuse oh do not know what I took. Now he is waiting for b sample to come back, he says he took it so why wait

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Mystro  
Years ago

http://www.stuff.co.nz/sport/basketball/10090976/Sharks-medics-not-to-blame-for-positive-test

Here's another article in regards to this.

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