Cape Town - Bath
have suffered a blow after tighthead prop Henry Thomas was ruled out
for the rest of the season with a knee injury picked up last week.
The 25-year-old England international prop's absence is a major
setback to the Premiership side, who take on local rivals Bristol on
"Henry Thomas is unavailable due to the knee injury he picked up
against Scarlets. It seemed like a pretty innocuous bang at the time,
but it looks like he'll be out for the rest of the season," said a
"We're really disappointed for him - he'd been playing some great
rugby, but our medical team will do the best job in looking after him
and getting him back on the pitch when he's ready."