Warriors scrum-half Matt Powell has been suspended for one week after appearing before a Rugby Football Union disciplinary panel at the Bristol Filton Holiday Inn on Monday night.
Powell was charged with stamping during the Guinness Premiership match against London Wasps at Sixways on January 26th.
The number nine will now miss the televised clash with Leicester Tigers at home on February 17th. Powell is free to play again from February 19th.
Warriors youngsters Huw Taylor and Jack Singleton will start for England in the World Rugby Under 20 Championship final against Ireland this Saturday night at Sale Sharks' AJ Bell Stadium (kick-off 7pm).
Worcester Warriors Chief Executive Jim O'Toole has dismissed suggestions made in a national newspaper that the Club is pulling back on its long-term financial commitment to become an established Aviva Premiership Club.