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Delayed Kick Off for Munster v Castres Olympique

21st January 2018 By The Editor

INPHO/Dan Sheridan

European Rugby Champions Cup Round 6, Thomond Park, Limerick 21/1/2018 Munster vs Castres Olympique Referee Ben Whitehouse inspects the pitch before the game

Please note today’s Champions Cup round 6 game v Castres Olympique will now kick off at 4pm (live on Sky Sports Action).

Due to prolonged heavy rainfall referee Ben Whitehouse carried out a pitch inspection in Thomond Park at 12pm with the pitch confirmed as unplayable ahead of the 1pm kick off.

In consultation with the officials, Thomond Park ground staff, and both teams a delayed kick off was set for 4pm.

For supporters who wish to leave the stadium, scanned tickets will be valid on return ahead of the 4pm kick off. Tickets will also be available to purchase at the gate.

Hospitality and catering facilities will remain open throughout the ground.

There is also free entry to the Munster Experience Museum located in the Fanzone.

Coverage of Munster’s pool opponents, Leicester v Racing 92, will be televised on the big screen and in the concourses.


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