24 Mar 2013

Rebels in bus incident after record loss

7:20 pm on 24 March 2013

The touring Melbourne Rebels are in crisis mode as they investigate an incident between players on the team bus following their franchise record 10-try, 64-7 Super Rugby defeat by the Sharks in Durban.

The Rebels have issued a statement but indicated the club would not name the players until it had been dealt with.

It says the club is treating the matter as serious and a full internal investigation has begun with the players involved.