Kyle Eastmond & Chris Pennell: Bans for Premiership duo after disciplinary panel hearings
Leicester Tigers centre Kyle Eastmond has been banned for 4 weeks and Worcester Warriors full-back Chris Pennell for 2 weeks following unbiased disciplinary hearings.
Eastmond, 29, pleaded responsible to the dangerous tackle cost following Saturday’s defeat by Bristol Bears.
Pennell, 31, pleaded responsible to a cost of inserting an opponent in a harmful place within the defeat by Gloucester.
Each gamers will miss the subsequent two European video games for his or her golf equipment.
Tigers face two video games – dwelling and away – towards High 14 facet Racing 92 of Paris, whereas Warriors’ double-header over the next fortnight comes towards one other French membership in Pau.
Nonetheless, Eastmond, who was dismissed for the problem on Bristol’s Ian Madigan in the course of the match, additionally misses Premiership matches towards Harlequins and Tub.
He shall be out there once more for the Tigers on Tuesday, 1 January 2019, with Pennell returning on Tuesday, 18 December 2018.