USA flanker Riekert Hattingh will attend an independent disciplinary hearing after he was cited for an act of foul play contrary to Law 9.17 (tackling a player in the air) in USA’s international match against England on 4 July, 2021.
The player will attend a hearing via video conference before an independent Judicial Committee chaired by Simon Thomas (Wales), joined by former players Jamie Corsi and Olly Kohn (both Wales).
The hearing will take place on Tuesday, 6 July, 2021 at 19:30 GMT+1.
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World Rugby is managing the communications for all matches in the July test window. Please contact Dominic Rumbles for further information.