British and Irish Lions beaten 27-9 by South Africa in second Test; Kyle Sinckler will be hit with a minimum 12-week ban if the citing is upheld; watch deciding Test on Saturday, live on Sky Sports from 4pm, kick-off at 5pm
Last Updated: 01/08/21 7:22pm
Kyle Sinckler could be facing a lengthy ban after he was cited for biting in the British and Irish Lions’ second Test defeat by South Africa on Saturday.
The prop is alleged to have bitten South Africa second row Franco Mostert’s arm during a ruck in the 64th minute of the 27-9 loss at Cape Town Stadium.
Sinckler, who has a checked disciplinary record, will be hit with a minimum 12-week ban if the citing is upheld by Tuesday’s disciplinary hearing.
Remarkably, no other player has been cited from a fractious clash despite numerous flashpoints.
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