Israel Folau, the Australian national rugby player who was suspended for posting a Bible verse calling people to "repent," has been found guilty of a "high level breach" of professional conduct.
Folau's Rugby Australia contract was terminated in April, but he requested a hearing in light of the disciplinary action.
A three-person panel will not decide what punishment Israel is to face, according to the BBC. The stripping away of his right to play the game comes at a terrible time for the world-famous center, who was hoping to play for his country in the 2019 Rugby World Cup, due to take place later this year.
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