Bristol Rugby's British & Irish Cup clash with Cardiff is postponed
BRISTOL Rugby have confirmed that their British & Irish Cup Pool One finale against Cardiff - scheduled for Sunday - has been postponed.
The club announced on Friday that the game was subject to a pitch inspection and added it was "extremely doubtful" it would go ahead.
And today's pitch inspection confirmed their worst fears, with the match being called off.
In a brief statement, the rugby club said; "Bristol's B&I Cup clash with Cardiff has been postponed due to the adverse weather conditions.
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"The Memorial Stadium pitch was deemed frozen and the surrounding areas unsafe for supporters.
"The club will confirm details of the rearranged Pool One fixture in due course."
Bristol are next due in action when they host Leeds in a key Championship match on Friday.
Bristol Rovers' home match against Exeter City, scheduled for today, was called off yesterday.