Jersey full-back Barry Davies given three-week RFU ban

The Rugby Football Union have banned Jersey full-back Barry Davies for three weeks after he admitted striking an opponent in the last month.

The off-the-ball incident also led to team-mate Dave Markham and Rotherham's Daniel Sanderson being sin-binned.

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He will miss Saturday's match at Bedford and will also be out of next week's game with Nottingham.

He last year after three seasons with Ospreys and won a Welsh cap against Ireland in the 2006 Six Nations.

"Club officials reviewed the relevant footage from the match at St Peter and decided there was a case to answer regarding alleged foul play," said a club statement.