Willemse suspended for two weeks after red card for making contact with eye area

first_imgWednesday Mar 24, 2021 Willemse suspended for two weeks after red card for making contact with eye area France lock forward Paul Willemse has been suspended for two weeks following his red card in the Six Nations match with Wales at the weekend.ADVERTISEMENTWillemse was sent off in the 69th minute of France’s 32-30 win over Wales in Paris after making contact with Wyn Jones’ eye.A three-person disciplinary panel ruled that he must serve a two-week ban, ruling him out of this weekend’s Six Nations match with Scotland, after Willemse admitted to committing an act of foul play.REACTION: Red card for eye gouge sets up possibly most dramatic ever Six Nations finaleThe suspension was reduced from the mandatory four weeks after the panel took into consideration Willemse’s guilty plea and remorse and that there was no evidence of injury.Willemse, who can appeal the decision, is also ruled out of Montpellier’s Challenge Cup tie with Glasgow and is free to play again from April 5.Elsewhere, Ireland centre Bundee Aki has been suspended for 4 weeks for his dangerous tackle on Billy Vunipola.ADVERTISEMENT Posted By: rugbydump Share Send Thanks Sorry there has been an error Big Hits & Dirty Play Related Articles 11 WEEKS AGO Bundee Aki picks up sizeable ban after heavily… 11 WEEKS AGO Quins commentary team lose it at thumping… 12 WEEKS AGO WATCH: Ellis Genge potentially in hot water… From the WebThis Video Will Soon Be Banned. Watch Before It’s DeletedSecrets RevealedYou Won’t Believe What the World’s Most Beautiful Girl Looks Like TodayNueeyUrologists Stunned: Forget the Blue Pill, This “Fixes” Your EDSmart Life ReportsGranny Stuns Doctors by Removing Her Wrinkles with This Inexpensive TipSmart Life ReportsIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier Living30+ Everyday Items with a Secret Hidden PurposeNueeyThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img