Premiership: London Irish-Bath, canceled

This Monday, January 3, it should be disputed for the twelfth date of the Premiership, the meeting between London Irish and Bath. However, he was forced to be cancelled due to positive cases in the campus that would be a visitor.

Bath had already postponed their Premiership Cup match against Exeter Chiefs. This time, new players tested positive in the test of Covid-19. In this regard, from Premiership Rugby explained: “Our priority is the health and safety of all those affected in Bath and London Irish, so the decision was to cancel the meeting. We are going to provide the clubs with whatever help they need and we wish a speedy recovery to those who contracted the virus. Neither Premiership Rugby nor the clubs are going to name the positive cases, we ask to respect privacy. ” The tournament will decide promptly where the points will go.

On the other hand, the affected group reported the following: “Following the cancellation of our Premiership Cup fixture against Exeter Chiefs, we apologize that we will not be able to play the next match against London Irish as it would not be safe for anyone. We regret to share this news and wish you all happy and healthy year “.

Next january 9, the cast led by Stuart hooper has a new appointment before Worcester. The focus will be on whether a new Bath meeting will have to be postponed or whether it will be able to play the thirteenth date of the contest with a view to the restart of the Champions Cup that would be the 15th of the current month.