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ERC can confirm that the Federation Française de Rugby (FFR) has withdrawn its application to host the 2014 Heineken Cup and Amlin Challenge Cup finals, due to the ongoing uncertainty regarding the availability of the Stade de France.
Northampton Saints v Border Reivers - Pool 6 - Franklin's Gardens - Saturday, 28 October, 2006.
The citings lodged by the Citing Commissioner for the match, Denis Templeton (Ireland), are:
Ross Ford (Border Reivers No 2) - Punching. Alleged contravention of Law 10.4 (a).
Chris Budgen (Northampton Saints No 3) - Stamping. Alleged contravention of Law 10.4 (b).
Edinburgh v Leinster - Pool 2 - Murrayfield - Sunday, 29 October, 2006.
The citing lodged by the Citing Commissioner for the match, John Byett (England), is:
Owen Finegan (Leinster No 18) - Stamping. Alleged contravention of Law 10.4 (b).
The independent Disciplinary Committee will be convened as soon as is practicable.
Law 10.4 (a) Punching or striking: A player must not strike an opponent with the fist or arm, including the elbow, shoulder, head or knee(s).
Law 10.4 (b): Stamping or trampling: A player must not stamp or trample on an opponent.