WRU bans five players sent off in Malpas v West Mon game

Welsh rugby
The Malpas v West Mon game was being played in WRU National League Division Three East C

Five players who were sent off in a Welsh Rugby Union National League game have received bans.

Hosts Malpas were leading 3-0 against West Mon when the Division Three East C match was abandoned for fighting.

Malpas' Lewis Bowden received the biggest WRU ban, nine weeks, with Gareth Sefton out for three. Malpas also banned a fan for life.

West Mon players Samuel Edwards (six weeks), David Redwood (two) and Dion Perry (two) were also banned.

The WRU stated it "takes these matters very seriously and is committed to promoting the positive values of rugby union".

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