France flank could miss Boks Test

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 11:45
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DISCIPLINARY NEWS: France could continue the November Test Series without teh serveices of flank Kevin Gourdon.

The 27-year-old Gourdon has been cited by the independent Citing Commissioner appointed by World Rugby after his side's 18-38 defeat to New Zealand at Stade de France on Saturday.

The cited offence, dangerous charging of an opponent under Law 10.4(h), took place in the second minute of the second half during Saturday's match.

The disciplinary hearing will take place in London on Tuesday 14 November.

The flank runs the risk of missing France's next match against the Springboks.