Lions' Namibia clash cancelled

    2013-02-13 14:26
    Cape Town - The Lions' next Lions Challenge match against Namibia in Windhoek, has been cancelled.

    According to the Lions' Facebook page, the match scheduled for Saturday, February 23 will no longer be played. No reason for the late cancellation was given.

    As a result, the Lions' next match will be against French side Mont de Marsan on March 16 at Ellis Park.

    The Lions have won three of their four matches to date as they come to terms with life outside of Super Rugby.

    Lions fixture list for 2013:

    January 19: Lions 51-13 Russia
    January 23: Lions 33-17 Cheetahs
    February 2: Lions 33-38 Bulls
    February 9: Lions 41-31 Kings
    February 23: Namibia v Lions - Cancelled
    March 16: Lions v Mont de Marsan - Ellis Park
    April 13: US Invitational v Lions - Ervine, California
    April 20: US Invitational v Lions - Vancouver, Canada
    April 27: Chicago Lions v Lions - Chicago
    May 11: Lions v Agen - Ellis Park
    June 1: Lions v Samoa - Ellis Park
    June 8: Lions v French Barbarians - Ellis Park
    June 15: Lions v Stormers - Ellis Park
    June 21: Lions v Sharks - Ellis Park
    July 12: Lions v Montpellier - Ellis Park
    July 20: Lions v Grenoble - Ellis Park
    July 27: Super Rugby promotion/relegation -  TBA
    August 3: Super Rugby promotion/relegation - Ellis Park
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