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League Rugby => Durham & Northumberland Two => Topic started by: No1No2 on March 20, 2020, 10:56:58 AM

Title: Coronavirus: RFU ends rugby season below Premiership level
Post by: No1No2 on March 20, 2020, 10:56:58 AM
Coronavirus: RFU ends rugby season below Premiership level

replace them in the top flight.

"We are working through the implications of ending the season early and have instigated a thorough process to ensure fair and balanced outcomes for the game," said RFU chief executive Bill Sweeney.

"While we would like to provide all the answers now, we need some time to get it right for the best interests of the game.

"Rest assured we are working on this as a priority and we will continue to send weekly updates to clubs."

Sweeney's statement said the RFU was in "active discussions" with the Premiership, which was initially suspended until 14 April on Monday, to "review possible best next steps".