Robbie Farah media statement

Wests Tigers Captain Robbie Farah has issued the following statement.

Β I have written to Prime Minister Julia Gillard today to apologise for any hurt caused by a tweet I posted in 2011.

Β As you are aware I have been vocal in recent days about criticising those who say some pretty disgraceful things through social media and I have appreciated your support in relation to that cause.

Β It is an experience that has highlighted the hurtful nature of unthinking comments and even those which are sometimes put forward as