Shane Jennings, the Leinster back row forward (No 7), is due to appear before an independent Disciplinary Committee as a result of a citing arising from the Heineken Cup Round 1 match against London Irish at the RDS, Dublin, on Friday, 9 October, 2009.
The citing lodged by the Citing Commissioner for the match, Richard McGhee (Scotland), is for alleged contact with the eye / eye area of London Irish player Nick Kennedy (No 4) in contravention of Law 10.4 (l).
The independent Judicial Officer will be appointed as soon as practicable.
Law 10.4 (l) - Acts contrary to good sportsmanship.
As part of the build-up to next month's Cardiff 2014 Heineken Cup and Amlin Challenge Cup finals weekend, ERC has joined forces with the WRU, Cardiff Blues and adidas to develop an annual grassroots community rugby programme targeting young players.
The Ulster Rugby full back, Jared Payne (No 15), has been suspended for two (2) weeks following an independent Disciplinary Hearing in Dublin arising from the Heineken Cup quarter-final match against Saracens at Ravenhill Stadium on Saturday, 5 April.