Earls, Fabiani and Synman set for hearings

Date published: October 25 2016

Munster wing Keith Earls is set for a disciplinary hearing after making a dangerous tackle against Glasgow Warriors over the weekend.

Earls was issued with a red card during the Round 2 match at Thomond Park.

Mike Hamlin (England), Chairman, Roddy Dunlop QC (Scotland) and Andrea Caranci (Italy) have been appointed as the independent Disciplinary Committee for the hearing which will take place in London.

Meanwhile, Zebre hooker Oliviero Fabiani committed an act contrary to good sportsmanship after he was red carded against Connacht and Brive second-row Johan Snyman is also set for a hearing after being alleged to have committed a dangerous tackle against Worcester.