The charge against Jimmy Gopperth of Wasps for punching or striking, contrary to law 10.4(a) during Leicester Tigers vs Wasps on November 1, was heard last night. The player pleaded guilty.
Gopperth was given a three week ban. He is free to play again on 24th November.
The Panel was comprised of John Murphy and Nigel Stelling and chaired by William Harbage QC.