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Disciplinary Update – Filise

Adam Redmond

4 Dec 2017

Disciplinary Update – Filise

Taufa’ao Filise (Cardiff Blues)

A Disciplinary Panel will meet in Dublin on Wednesday, December 6 to consider the red-card decision against Taufa’ao Filise (No 3) of Cardiff Blues against Glasgow Warriors on December 1, 2017.

The incident occurred in the 29th minute of the Guinness PRO14 Round 10 fixture between Glasgow Warriors and Cardiff Blues at Scotstoun when referee Nigel Owens deemed the player to have committed an act of foul play against an opponent (No 2, George Turner).

The referee showed the player a red card under Law 10.4 (e) – A player must not tackle an opponent early, late or dangerously.

The player will face a Disciplinary Panel via video conference, the Panel will comprise of Jennifer Donovan (Chair), Michael Coghlan and John Carroll (all Ireland).