Northampton flanker was banned for 32 weeks after injuring an opposing player.
He began his professional career playing for Leeds Carnegie in 2006.
The incident that made him notorious took place in the LV Cup final; Chandler deliberately tried to break the arm of Leicester hooker Rob Hawkins.
He was born in Stockton-on-Tees, England.
He brought an unfortunate stain to a rugby club that previously boasted talented players like Pat Lam.