Another rugby match has been called off at the last minute - Ruck

Another rugby match has been called off at the last minute

The Round Eight United Rugby Championship fixture between Glasgow Warriors and Edinburgh has been postponed.

The game was due to take place on Monday 27 December in Glasgow, however, a number of positive Covid-19 cases within the Glasgow Warriors squad have been reported by the club. The URC Medical Advisory Group has liaised with Glasgow Warriors and Public Health Scotland and deemed that the fixture cannot go ahead as scheduled.

The United Rugby Championship will now consider available dates to reschedule the game.

Glasgow Warriors will provide more information to Season Ticket Members and Ticket Purchasers in due course. We will continue dialogue with the league and Public Health Scotland in the coming weeks. The club thanks its supporters for their continued patience at this time.

EDITORS PICKS:

Joe Marler’s ‘five-point plan’ to save rugby

You can read Marler’s full brilliant manifesto by clicking here.

#1. KILL THE CATERPILLAR

Marler said: The first thing I would do is ban the f***ing caterpillar ruck,’ he says. ‘It kills me. The whole thing is an a***. I would go as far as saying I’d ban box kicks but I might start to sound like Clive Woodward.

‘I want to see referees sanction the scrum-half for not using it when they shout “Use it”. I also want to get rid of the rule where the defence get the ball back if they hold you up and create a maul in the tackle.’

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