THE Panthers have released a statement regarding accusations made toward star player Bryce Cartwright.
Cartwright is accused of paying his his ex-partner $50,000 in order to go through with an abortion.
Panthers Group Chairman David O’Neill said the following in a statement:
“Recent media reports about the personal life of Bryce Cartwright refer to a private matter.
“Panthers Board and management had no prior knowledge of these allegations.
“At no stage has the club communicated with ‘Miss X’ or directed any other person on behalf of Panthers to do so.
“Panthers have no knowledge of receiving any correspondence from ‘Miss X’.
“Out of respect to both parties, the club will be making no further comment.”