Louw set for hearing

Date published: May 5 2016

Bath flanker Francois Louw will appear before an RFU Disciplinary panel charged with acts contrary to good sportsmanship, contrary to law 10.4(m).

In the second-half of the Premiership match between Northampton and Bath on April 30, the Springbok allegedly made contact with the eye(s) or the eye area of Courtney Lawes. The player was subsequently cited after the match.

Louw will appear before a three-man RFU Discipline panel chaired by HHJ Euan Ambrose in Bristol on Thursday, May 5 at 7:30pm.