Disciplinary: Demi Swann, Exeter Chiefs Women


The case of Demi Swann, Exeter Chiefs, was heard on papers by an independent disciplinary panel chaired by Jeremy Summers sitting with Mitch Read and David Banks.

She was cited for hair pulling or grabbing, contrary to World Rugby Law 9.27, during a game against Bristol Bears Women on 26 November. She received a yellow card for the incident in the 70th minute of the match. The player admitted the charge and received a one-match ban.

Swann will miss the following game:

  • 2.12 v Sale Sharks Women 

The full judgement is available here.

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