7 Jun, 15:39
ERC can confirm that the Federation Française de Rugby (FFR) has withdrawn its application to host the 2014 Heineken Cup and Amlin Challenge Cup finals, due to the ongoing uncertainty regarding the availability of the Stade de France.
Salvatore Perugini: The independent Disciplinary Committee found that the player had recklessly struck an opponent with his head. The Committee imposed a sanction of suspension of five weeks up to an including Monday, 11 December.
Omar Hasan: The independent Disciplinary Committee, chaired by Jeff Blackett (England) and also consisting of Rob Flockhart (Scotland) and Jeremy Summers (England), found that the player had not committed an act of foul play and therefore the citing was not upheld.
Trevor Brennan: The independent Disciplinary Committee found the player guilty of trampling and the citing was upheld. However, the Committee determined that the offence would not have warranted a red card and decided no sanction should be imposed.
All parties were advised of the right to appeal.