NOTTINGHAM Rugby could be set for a massive boost this
weekend with winger Rhys Crane poised to return to
BACK TO IT: Rhys
Crane in action against Bedford. He got a leg knock in the
game, which was later found to be a hairline fracture. PIC: Steve
Crane fractured his leg in the win over Bedford on January
27, and has shown remarkable signs of recovery since rejoining
teammates at the clubs' Lady Bay training base last week.
The 27-year-old started running for the first time since the
injury last week and rejoined full-contact sessions on
Head coach Martin Haag said Crane could be selected to face
Cornish Pirates at Meadow Lane on Sunday (1.15pm kick-off).
"This is the time of year that you want competition for places
to be fierce, so it is great that we have everyone back fit,"
"Rhys needs to play and we have two games for him to get sharp.
In these next two games we might see some changes, giving guys a
chance to stake a claim for a place in the play-off games."