Thirteen Barbarians players have been given bans by the Rugby Football Union for their part in October’s game against England having to be cancelled.
The players breached coronavirus protocols and the cancellation of the match cost the RFU about £1m in lost broadcast and sponsorship revenue.
All players accepted the charges.
Chris Robshaw, Alex Lewington, Fergus McFadden, Juan Pablo Socino, Richard Wigglesworth and Jackson Wray have all been given five-week suspensions.
They were all part of a group who left the team “bubble” twice and were found to have misled the investigation.
More to follow.