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Evans handed one-month suspension

Matthew Evans
Evans will miss three weeks at the beginning of next season

Cornish Pirates number eight Matthew Evans will serve a one-month ban after being found guilty of stamping.

A Rugby Football Union disciplinary committee passed down the ban at a hearing in Bristol on Monday.

The incident took place during the Pirates' 33-23 defeat to Doncaster on 19 April.

Evans will miss the final week of this season, with the remaining three weeks of the ban to be served next season, beginning on 1 September.



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