Rugby league-NRL referees withdraw industrial action
Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.
SYDNEY, May 23 (Reuters) - Australia's National Rugby League referees have withdrawn their industrial action after reaching an agreement with the governing body over the use of just one on-field match official this season.
The referees union had said on Friday they would turn up for the relaunch of Australia's most popular winter sport next week but were still pursuing a hearing at the Fair Work Commission, which was due to start on Saturday.
The NRL, however, said late on Friday they had reache ...