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Blackpool Panthers deducted 10 points by RFL

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Blackpool Panthers have been deducted ten points after being found guilty of a number of breaches of Rugby Football League rules.

The Championship One side were found guilty of breaking registration and salary cap rules by an RFL tribunal.

The club have said they will not be appeal against the decision.

The deduction means Martin Crompton's side will have to fight for promotion this season, having dropped from third place to sixth.

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