Three-week ban for Houston

Date published: October 15 2014

Bath will be without back-row Leroy Houston until November 4 after he was suspended for a dangerous tackle against Wasps on Sunday.

Bath will be without number eight Leroy Houston for three games after he was suspended until November 4 for a dangerous tackle against Wasps.

The charge against Houston for a dangerous tackle contrary to Law 10.4(E) was heard at Bristol Filton Holiday Inn. The player pleaded guilty.

Houston was cited following the Premiership match between Bath and Wasps for tackling his opponent dangerously in the 38th minute.

The panel comprised of Ian Unsworth QC (Chairman), John Doubleday and Derek Webster.