Premiership - Irish's Hala'Ufia wins appeal against ban

London Irish forward Chris Hala'Ufia has won his appeal after he was banned for five weeks by a Rugby Football Union disciplinary panel on Tuesday.

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London Irish number eight Chris Hala'ufia

Hala'Ufia received a red card from referee JP Doyle for a tip tackle during last weekend's Aviva Premiership defeat against London Welsh.

But he appealed both the sanction and guilty verdict of the disciplinary committee, and it means Hala'Ufia is free to play again immediately.

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