Top 14 VIDEO: Jannie du Plessis red carded for striking fellow South African

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It may well be that for the Dr Jannie du Plessis the age old adage 'First do no harm' does not apply when it comes to the rugby pitch. The Montpellier tighthead - no stranger to the odd on field confrontation - was red carded in his side's clash with Racing. Du Plessis lost his cool at a ruck near his own line and fellow South African Bernard Le Roux bore the brunt of his frustrations.

Ian Cameron by Ian Cameron