Saracens fined by organizers of the European Cup – Info Wire – European Cups


The Saracens, already heavily sanctioned in the English league for exceeding the salary cap, have been fined for not having sent representatives to the presentation of the European Cup, announced Tuesday the EPCR, organizer of the competition. Punished in early November a withdrawal of 35 points and a fine of more than 5.3 million pounds (6.2 million euros) by the instances of English rugby, the club three-time European champions on The last four editions did not send, as expected, his sporting director Mark McCall and his captain Brad Barritt to the official launch of the European Cup and European Challenge season on 6 November in Cardiff.

"In view of this breach of its rules, the EPCR has decided to fine the Saracens, a fine that has been paid by the club and the sum of which will not be disclosed," said in a statement the organizer two continental competitions.

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