Homeboyz player Jesse Mugonyi has been handed a 10 week ban by the Kenya Rugby Judicial Panel.
The ban comes after the player was found guilty of punching his Kenya Harlequins counterpart during an Eric Shirley Shield match played on Saturday 25 January at RFUEA Grounds. The match saw Homeboyz pick a narrow 15-13 win.
According to a statement by the Kenya Rugby Union, they are expected to release a comprehensive report from the Judicial panel with 24 hours.
“Sanctions: Jesse Mugonyi (Homeboyz) handed 10 week ban for punching an opponent during his team’s Eric Shirley Shield match against Kenya Harlequin on 25 January 2020,” reads a statement by KRU.
Mugonyi- a backrower had scored two tries for the Deejayz this season. With a 10-week ban he will be expected back in action in late March.