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Joyce Receives One-Week Suspension

Published on 06th November 2013 by Tom Tainton

Academy lock receives ban after red card

Joe Joyce has received a one week suspension following two yellow cards while playing for Dings Crusaders.

The lock was been suspended for one week after pleading guilty to the charge of committing an act contrary to good sportsmanship, contrary to Law 10.4(m), in the National League 2 South match against Canterbury RFC on November 2, 2013.

Joyce's suspension runs from November 4 to November 10, 2013. He is free to play again on November 11, 2013.

The case was heard on November 4, 2013 by papers only, by Christopher Quinlan QC sitting as a single judicial officer.