Currie Cup

Arnold to sink teeth into appeal

2013-09-05 16:30
Rory Arnold (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Griquas lock Rory Arnold has appealed against a guilty verdict for biting delivered by a South African Rugby Union judicial hearing on Wednesday. 

VIDEO: Rory Arnold biting incident

Arnold’s appeal will be heard on Friday, 6 September 2013.

Arnold was found guilty on Wednesday of contravening Law 10.4(m) following the incident in the team’s Currie Cup clash against the Free State Cheetahs last Saturday and was given a seven-match suspension.

He appeared before a SARU disciplinary hearing in Cape Town on Tuesday.

The player has been suspended from all forms of rugby up to and including 19 October 2013, pending the appeal.

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