NRL responds to Deloitte report

The National Rugby League has described the extent of Salary Cap breaches uncovered at the Melbourne Storm as simply extraordinary.

The NRL Salary Cap auditors will seek to review the findings into the Deloitte report before working with Melbourne to address the 2011 Salary Cap.

In response to the report which suggests breaches to the order of $3.17m over five years, NRL Chief Executive, Mr David Gallop, said:

"The disclosures by the Storm's owner this morning were damning in the extreme.