Nottingham Rugby is delighted to announce their fixture list for
the upcoming Greene King IPA Championship season.
The Meadow Lane club, who finished second in the league last
season, will start their season with a match on neutral ground as
they face Leeds Carnegie at Doncaster's Castle Park as part of the
Greene King IPA Big Rugby Weekend to launch the season on Saturday
The Green and Whites then welcome London Welsh to Nottingham on
Sunday 22 September for what is sure to be a good early season test
against a team that were playing in the Aviva Premiership last
October sees the return of the British and Irish Cup and
Nottingham fans will be excited about the prospect of home and away
matches against Munster following the fantastic atmosphere that was
generated the last time the sides met. The Irish giants visit
Meadow Lane on Friday 18 October with the return trip in
January. Stirling County and Plymouth Albion complete what is
a very open pool.
Nottingham will face five matches in November as they host
Bedford, Plymouth and the Cornish Pirates and take in visits to
Moseley and Rotherham.
The first match of 2014 will see Nottingham take on newly
promoted Ealing Trailfinders RFC on 4 January and the regular
season will finish with a trip to the Kassam Stadium in Oxford to
take on London Welsh again.
Nottingham's Chief Executive Simon Beatham said, "It's great to
be able to confirm our fixture list and let the fans know about the
exciting rugby that is coming their way this season.
"The Green King IPA Big Rugby Weekend is a new development, with
all teams playing at neutral venues in back-to-back matches and is
certainly a different way to begin the new season, but one that I'm
sure will excite the fans and create a lot of noise around the
"We then have the visit of London Welsh, who will be looking to
prove a point following their travails last year, followed quickly
by Munster in the B&I Cup.
"As per last year we'll be looking to make the most of these
fixtures and offer an all round experience for our
supporters. This will include theme nights, an enhanced match
day experience and the chance to watch some great rugby."
Tickets for all matches this season are now available to
purchase by calling 0115 9070070. Season tickets are also
To see a full list of Nottingham Rugby's fixtures click