The citing was lodged by the ERC appointed Citing Commissioner for the match, John West (Ireland), and is against Mr August for alleged contravention of Law: 10-4 (e), in that he allegedly committed a dangerous tackle on the Bath No 5 Danny Grewcock, and contravention of
10-4 (k), in that he appeared to make contact with Grewcock's eye in the tackle.
Law 10-4 (e) - A player must not tackle an opponent early, late or dangerously
Law 10-4 (k) - Acts contrary to good sportsmanship: A player must not do anything that is against the spirit of good sportsmanship in the playing enclosure.
An independent Disciplinary Committee will be convened as soon as is practicable.