Racing 92 v Munster re-scheduled

Date published: November 18 2016

EPCR have announced that the Champions Cup Round 1 match between Racing 92 and Munster will take place on Saturday, January 7.

Following the completion of discussions between EPCR, PRO12 Rugby and the Ligue Nationale de Rugby, the date was agreed by all parties.

The Pool 1 game, which was postponed following the death of Munster head coach and former captain, Anthony Foley, will kick-off at Stade Yves-du-Manoir at 16:45 (local time).

“EPCR would like to thank Racing 92, Munster Rugby, PRO12 Rugby, the LNR, France Télévisions, Sky Sports and beIN Sports for their understanding of the tragic circumstances surrounding the postponed match, and for their collaboration during the rescheduling process,” read a statement.

EPCR also confirmed that the Champions Cup, Round 4 fixture between Clermont and Ulster at Stade Marcel-Michelin on Sunday, December 18 will now kick-off at the earlier time of 16:05 local.