Connacht v Ulster postponed due to COVID cases

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The Ulster v Connacht United Rugby Championship fixture which was due to take place on St. Stephen’s Day has been postponed due to COVID.

A statement from Connacht Rugby today said that the match has been postponed due to positive cases in the Ulster squad.

“The game was due to take place on Sunday, 26th December in Belfast, however, a number of positive Covid-19 cases within the Ulster Rugby squad have been reported by the province.”

“The URC Medical Advisory Group has liaised with Ulster Rugby and the local health authorities and deemed that the fixture cannot go ahead as scheduled.”

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