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Six-week ban for Candelon

Published 11/05/2011

Julien Candelon (below) and Lee Dickson
Julien Candelon (below) and Lee Dickson

Perpignan winger Julien Candelon has been given a six-week ban for his dangerous tackle on Northampton scrum-half Lee Dickson.

The incident took place in Saints' 23-7 victory in the Heineken Cup semi-final staged at stadium:mk on May 1.

The offence was deemed to be in the mid range of severity and Candelon is free to resume playing from June 13.

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