Matt Banahan and Kobus van Wyk given three and four-week bans

Matt Banahan was despatched off within the 69th minute in Gloucester’s 59-24 loss to Harlequins

Leicester’s Kobus van Wyk and Gloucester’s Matt Banahan include been banned after receiving crimson enjoying playing cards.

Banahan was given a three-week ban for a extreme variety out towards Harlequins.

The ex-England winger was despatched off by referee Ian Tempest for relate head contact in Gloucester’s loss on Saturday, a order that seen Banahan want medical remedy on the pitch.

Tigers centre van Wyk was furthermore given a four-week suspension after a abominable variety out on Exeter’s Jack Maunder.

Each players permitted the RFU’s costs.

South African van Wyk will pass over Leicester’s Premiership fits towards Newcastle, Bathtub and Northampton as neatly as their Order Cup sport towards Connacht.

The RFU is but to take when Banahan’s suspension will originate.

“The panel will protect in concepts when [Banahan’s] suspension will probably be served as quickly as additional up to date medical proof has been obtained,” they added in a assertion.

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