Bulls' Chiliboy in hot water

    2013-03-03 13:45
    Chiliboy Ralepelle (Gallo Images)
    Cape Town - Bulls hooker Chiliboy Ralepelle has been cited for dangerous contact in Saturday's 36-26 Super Rugby victory over the Force at Loftus Versveld in Pretoria.

    Ralepelle is alleged to have charged into a ruck without using his arms and striking Force winger Alfi Mafi.

    On-field officials did not hand out a penalty for the offence, but after reviewing match footage the citing commissioner deemed the incident worthy of a red card.

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    The judicial officer for the hearing will be Jannie Lubbe and he will hear the case on Monday afternoon.

    Butch James pled guilty to a similar offence playing for the Lions in last year's Super Rugby competition and received a four-week suspension.

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