04/12/2019 – Guinness PRO14 Communications – Disciplinary Update – Round 7: Renato Giammarioli

A Disciplinary Committee will meet in Dublin on Thursday, December 5, to consider the Citing Complaint made against Renato Giammarioli (No 8) of Zebre Rugby Club for an incident which occurred against Dragons on Saturday, November 30, 2019.

The complaint refers to an incident involving Dragons No 8 (Harrison Keddie) in the 61st minute of the Guinness PRO14 Round 7 fixture at Rodney Parade (Newport).

The player has been reported by the Citing Commissioner in charge for infringement of Law 9.12 – a player must not physically or verbally abuse anyone. Physical abuse includes, but is not limited to, biting, punching, contact with the eye or eye area, striking with any part of the arm (including stiff arm tackles) shoulder, head or knee(s), stamping, trampling, tipping or kicking.

The Player will face a Disciplinary Committee via video conference. The Committee will comprise of Michael Coghlan (Chair), George Spotswood and Philip Orr (all Ireland).