RFU Disciplinary: George Smith
George Smith of Bristol Bears is due to appear before an independent disciplinary panel.
Smith was shown a red card by referee Andrew Jackson in the 47th minute of the match Saracens v Bristol Bears on Saturday 8 September 2018. This was for a dangerous tackle on Saracens’ Jackson Wray contrary to law 9.13.
The hearing will take place in Bristol on Tuesday 11 September at 1830. The panel will be chaired by Gareth Graham, with two other panel members to be confirmed.
For background detail on panel members please click here.
For the NEW 2018/2019 sanctions table effective from 1 August 2018 (RFU Regulation 19 Appendix 2) please click here.