Lions roar as Warriors face African adventure in Euro Challenge group - The Evesham Observer

Lions roar as Warriors face African adventure in Euro Challenge group

Evesham Editorial 26th Jul, 2022   0

WORCESTER Warriors will kick off their European Rugby Challenge Cup campaign at home to the Lions on the weekend of December 9 to 11.

It will be the first time the club has lock horns with South African opposition in a European fixture

Steve Diamond’s men then travel to Benetton Rugby the following weekend, before hosting the Italian outfit on the weekend of January 13 to 15, 2023.

Warriors round off the pool stages with a trip to Johannesburg to take on the Lions.

The exact dates and kick-off times will be announced at a later date following the conclusion of EPCR’s ongoing media rights negotiations. EPCR will be engaging with broadcasters to confirm dates and kick-off times in due course.

Round 1 – December 9/10/11

Worcester Warriors v Lions

Round 2 – December 16/17/18

Benetton Rugby v Worcester Warriors

Round 3 – January 13/14/15, 2023

Worcester Warriors v Benetton Rugby

Round 4 – January 20/21/22 2023

Lions v Worcester Warriors

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