Erasmus withdraws appeal, apologises for video critique of Australian ref

Erasmus withdraws appeal, apologises for video critique of Australian ref

Erasmus withdraws appeal, apologises for video critique of Australian ref By Nick Said Cape Town: South Africa’s director of rugby Rassie Erasmus has withdrawn his appeal against a two-month ban and apologised to Australian referee Nic Berry for his 62-minute video critique of the match official after the first Test against the British and Irish Lions in July. Erasmus was found guilty of misconduct by an independent committee last week and suspended from all rugby for two months - and all match-day activities until September 30, 2022 - while South African Rugby were fined £20,000 ($37,000). The governing body has also withdrawn their appeal against that sanction. “SA Rugby and Rassie Erasmus wish to apologise to the match officials appointed to the first Test of the Springboks’ series against the …
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