Asia Rugby Judical Officer hearing

5/30/2018 - 12:57
The hearing arose as a result of incidents which occurred at the end of the Match during which the Match Officials were surrounded by members of the Iran team and officials and subjected to behavior and/or conduct which may have amounted to “Misconduct” under World Rugby (WR) Regulation 20.
The following players and coach were sanctioned and suspended from the game for limited period of time.
HAMIDREZA TAGHAVINEZHAD – Head coach – 22 weeks
ABBAS MANOUCHEHRI SARHADI - player #6 – 10 weeks
MOHAMMAD ATAEI NAZARABAD - player #23 – 4 weeks
MEHDI ABEDI – player #16 – 22 weeks
HAMED SHAIFIAN player #18 – 10 weeks