URC confirm Rounds 11-17 fixtures
Tournament organisers today confirmed the dates and kick-off times for Rounds 11 to 17 of the United Rugby Championship.
Edinburgh have made a bright start to the 2021/22 season and currently sit 2nd in the overall table and top of the Scottish-Italian Shield, and will be looking to maintain their fast start as the second half of the campaign approaches.
The capital side face back-to-back away games in Rounds 11 and 12, travelling to Ospreys on Saturday 29 January (kick-off 5.15pm) and then Munster on Friday 18 February (kick-off 7.35pm).
Mike Blair’s side return to DAM Health Stadium to host Connacht on Friday 4 March (kick-off 7.35pm) before travelling to South Africa for the first time this season, to face Cell C Sharks and Emirates Lions on consecutive weekends (Saturday 26 March, kick-off 3.05pm and Saturday 2 April, kick-off 3.05pm).
Edinburgh then return to DAM Health Stadium for a crunch match against Conference rivals Zebre in another Friday night lights fixture in the capital (22 April, kick-off 7.45pm), before welcoming Irish side Ulster to DAM Health Stadium for the final home fixture of the regular season (Saturday 30 April, kick-off 7.35pm).
Mike Blair’s side will finish the season on the road, facing Irish giants Leinster in Round 18 on the w/o 21 May.
Ticketing details for all of the club’s remaining home URC fixtures will be communicated to supporters in due course.