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Munster Appeal Hayes Suspension

Munster Appeal Hayes Suspension

An Irish Rugby Football Union Appeals Committee will hold a hearing in relation to the recent suspension of Munster prop John Hayes following an appeal made by Munster Rugby.

Munster prop John Hayes received a red card under law 10.4 (b) during the Leinster v Munster Magners League game on Saturday, October 3 for a stamp on Leinster prop Cian Healy in the 54th minute of the game.

Following a disciplinary hearing, Hayes was suspended for a period of six weeks from the date of the offence up to and including Saturday, November 14.

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The appeal hearing will take place in the IRFU offices at 10-12 Lansdowne Road, Dublin at 5.30pm tomorrow (Tuesday, October 13).

The appeal panel will be chaired by Billy Glynn, Chairman of the IRFU Appeals Committee, and he will be assisted by Leo Galvin and George Spotswood.

The findings of the disciplinary panel will be released following the completion of the hearing.