Premiership Rugby (PRL) has today confirmed that the Gallagher Premiership has been postponed for five weeks due to the outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19).
The full Premiership Rugby statement can be found HERE.
As a result of this announcement, the Club’s upcoming Gallagher Premiership fixtures against Wasps (h), London Irish (a), Bath (h) and Harlequins (a) have been postponed.
Northampton Wanderers’ fixtures against Gloucester United, Leicester Tigers, and Sale Jets have also been postponed.
“The health, safety and wellbeing of all staff, players and supporters continues to be the Club’s absolute priority,” said Mark Darbon, Northampton Saints Chief Executive.
“This is a completely unprecedented development and the Club continues to be guided by PRL and government with regards to next steps.
“We will keep supporters informed as we receive further information and appreciate their patience in the meantime.”
The Club will be in touch with season ticket holders, match ticket purchasers, hospitality guests and box holders VIA EMAIL within the next 24 hours to outline the implications for their tickets.