British and Irish Lions player Kyle Sinckler will attend an independent disciplinary hearing after he was cited by Scott Nowland (Australia) for an act of foul play contrary to Law 9.12 (biting) during the 64th minute of the second test against South Africa in Cape Town on 31 July, 2021.
Sinkler will attend a hearing via video conference before an independent Judicial Committee chaired by Adam Casselden SC (Australia), joined by former international players David Croft and John Langford (both Australia) on 3 August.
Following a full review of the match, there are no additional citings.
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World Rugby is managing the communications for all matches of the British and Irish Lions tour to South Africa. Please contact Dominic Rumbles for further information.