Philip Evans QC to chair initial RFU disciplinary panel into alleged Barbarian Covid-19 breaches

Philip Evans QC will chair the RFU’s directions hearing into thirteen Barbarian players who have been charged with coronavirus protocol breaches. Sunday’s game against England was cancelled as a result of the breaches.

Players face charges including allegations of “individual breaches of Covid protocols” and “providing false statements during an investigation.” 

The case has been reported in the press:

BBC

Guardian

The Telegraph

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