Claremont also affected by the Covid-19 cases, the derby against Brave has been postponed

PCR tests passed by the players of Auvergne revealed positive cases. The CAB-ASM match is the third postponed match on Boxing Day.

Several cases of Covid-19 have been detected within the workforce of ASM Clermont-Auvergne, Our colleagues from the mountain . What led to the postponement of the National Rugby League, Saturday, the Central Massif Central derby at Amede Dominic Stadium in Brive, scheduled for Sunday (6:00 pm), on the occasion of the thirteenth day of the fourteenth season. Friday revealed positive cases within the workforce of Auvergne.

This is the third Boxing Day game postponed due to an increase in the number of cases among the professional workforce. As a reminder, the National Rugby League has already postponed two matches on Friday: Racing 92-Pau and Toulon-Union Bordeaux-Bigley due to Covid cases within the workforce in Ile-de-France, Pau and Bordeaux.

overloaded calendar

As a result of this third postponement, the LNR has decided to postpone the Perpignan-Castres match schedule from 4 PM to 6 PM to fill the space initially planned for CAB-ASM. So there will be no match at 4pm, Day 13 of the Top 14 will start at 6pm with Usap-CO.

While several European Cup matches were postponed last weekend due to travel restrictions between France and the United Kingdom, not a single match, until Friday evening, in the Top 14 of the season has been postponed due to the spread of Covid-19. The league will find itself faced with a conundrum to reset these matches into an already overburdened schedule.

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