Virtual "White Out" for Manx Sport

by Isle of Man Listing Owner 4th March 2006
Today's sporting programme is a virtual "white out"! The Isle of Man Football Association has postponed all this afternoon's senior fixtures. In addition, all of tomorrow morning's Junior Football League matches have been called off, as the forecast is for more freezing conditions overnight. The Manx Hockey Association has postponed all of today's matches.....a decision about tomorrow's cup matches will be made in the morning. In Rugby, a pitch inspection at Warrington has resulted in this afternoon's EuroManx South Lancashire and Cheshire Division One game for Vagabonds being postponed. A decision about the Division Three game at Port-e-Chee between Douglas and Moore will be made prior to Kick-off by the referee and two captains. All of this afternoon's Manx Shield games are off. The second and final day of the Rally, based at Jurby Airfield, was limited to just three runs around Jurby Airfield. The other scheduled stages were cancelled. Manx crew Rob Watson and Rob Fagg won the event. Tomorrow's Winter Race Walking League 6th Round at the T.T. Access Road has been called off, as has the Isle of Man Veterans Club 20 mile Championship Race at the National Sports Centre.
Saturday 4th, March 2006 01:28pm.

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