Gareth Thomas feels public pressure led to a long suspension for his former Wales team-mate, Wigan Warriors prop Ben Flower.
Wigan's Ben Flower is given a six-month ban - the longest in Super League history - for punching St Helens' Lance Hohaia.
Wales boss John Kear expects a ban of around 12 weeks for Wigan's Ben Flower after red card in Super League Grand Final.
Wigan prop Ben Flower faces a minimum eight-game ban for punching St Helens' Lance Hohaia when he faces an RFL hearing on Tuesday.
Wigan's Ben Flower apologises for punching St Helens' Lance Hohaia, who holds "no grudge" following Saints' Grand Final win.
Wigan coach Shaun Wane "will stand by" prop Ben Flower who punched Lance Hohaia in their Grand Final defeat by St Helens on Saturday.
St Helens clinch their first Super League title since 2006 with victory over 12-man Wigan in the Grand Final.
Wigan coach Shaun Wane and captain Sean O'Loughlin sign new three-year deals with the club in time for the Grand Final.
The rivalry between St Helens and Wigan adds an extra incentive as the sides prepare for Saturday's Super League Grand Final.
Three-time Super League Grand Final-winning coach Brian Noble analyses Saturday's showpiece between St Helens and Wigan.
Wigan Warriors forward Joel Tomkins hopes to cap his rugby league return by winning the Grand Final against St Helens.
Wigan winger Joe Burgess says his match-winning try that sent the Warriors to Saturday's Grand Final was his "best" career moment.
Wigan will face St Helens in Super League's Grand Final after overcoming Warrington 16-12 in a gripping play-off semi-final.
Wigan half-back Matty Smith is hoping his lucky week continues for the Super League play-off semi-final against Warrington.
New Zealand Warriors full-back Sam Tomkins says he is still open to a return to Wigan in the future.
Wigan Warriors half-back Matty Smith agrees a new four-year contract with the play-off semi-finalists until 2018.
Super League holders Wigan move within 80 minutes of the 2014 Grand Final with a 57-4 thrashing of Huddersfield Giants.
Wigan are treating their Super League qualifying final against Huddersfield as a "sudden death" game, says coach Shaun Wane.
Leeds Rhinos prop Jamie Peacock is named in the Super League Dream Team for the 10th time, extending his own record.
Wigan produce a brilliant second-half fightback to beat Warrington and boost their hopes of finishing second in Super League.
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BBC Sport remembers the classic 1985 final between Wigan and Hull FC with man-of-the-match Brett Kenny
Matty Smith gives BBC Sport an alternative view of the Wigan squad ahead of their Challenge Cup final against Hull FC.
Former Widnes and Wigan star Joe Lydon recalls the special relationship he enjoyed with the Challenge Cup as a player
BBC Sport talks to players, coaches and officials about the proposed restructure of Super League