The Wales RBS 6 Nations squad member, Lee Byrne, is today (Jan 29) reviewing the decision of an independent disciplinary committee to ban him from playing for two weeks up to and including Friday, 12 February.
The committee sitting in Dublin heard misconduct complaints against the player and the Ospreys over allegations concerning their Heineken Cup pool 3 Round 6 match against Leicester Tigers at the Liberty Stadium on Saturday, 23 January.
The player will remain with the Wales RBS 6 Nations squad at the National Centre of Excellence in the Vale Resort and is taking advice on a possible appeal.
The Welsh Rugby Union has awarded a unique 'President's Cap' to a specific group of players who represented their country between 1945 and 1979, but missed out on international recognition at the time.
Prabhat Mathema, the WRU's National Medical Manager explains the four part Pitchside Suspected Concussion Assessment process the IRB has devised that is being implemented throughout the Dove Men Series and in the LV= Cup this season, which includes the provision for a five minute temporary substitution to allow an assessment to take place.