Rugby Player Gets 3 Year Ban For Blindside Tackle of Female Referee [Video]

Bruno Andres Doglioli has been given a three-year ban from rugby after he tackled referee Maria Beatrice Benvenuti during a Series A match in Italy. The cheapshot took place during a match between Vicenza and Valsugana. Doglioli came from behind for what looked like a clothesline tackle on the unsuspecting ref. She reportedly suffered whiplash.

[via ESPN]


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