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Neither the referee or commentators picked up that the tackle by Jaque Fourie on Nonu was nothing more than a very physical clash, made worse by Nonu's momentum in turning around to retrieve the ball he had fumbled. Definitely way less severe than Brad Thorn's tackle on John Smit that saw Thorn suspended for just one week. Is four weeks fair?

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