Ruggerites banned for two years
The Board of Inquiry appointed by the Minister of Sports and
Recreation Gamini Lokuge yesterday delivered the verdict on the 17
players who pulled out at the last moment from the Asian Five Nations
rugby tournament held in April in Dubai.
According to the verdict decided by the Board of Inquiry the 17
players will be banned from representing the country in rugby for a
period of two years with effect from July 8, 2009.