Worcester Warriors prop Val Rapava Ruskin has been given a six-week ban after pleading guilty to pushing a referee in the back.
The 24-year-old was cited by the Rugby Football Union for shoving Greg Garner with both hands in
He will miss the final match of the season against Leicester on Saturday.
Rapava Ruskin, who will is available to play again on 4 September.
The Georgia-born player went before a disciplinary panel on Wednesday.
In a statement, the panel said the sanction “reflects the seriousness of making contact with a referee or any match official”.