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League Fixtures Confirmed For Rounds 15 And 16

League Fixtures Confirmed For Rounds 15 And 16

Celtic Rugby, following discussion with their broadcast partners BBC Wales, S4C and Setanta Sports, have confirmed the dates and kick-off times of the round 15 and 16 games in the Magners League.

With a wide selection of matches broadcast live every weekend, fans will be able to watch the progress of their favourite teams as they strive to claim the title of 2008/09 Magners League champions.

BBC Wales Scrum V continues with its regular Friday evening slot, while Setanta Sports will feature action from Ireland and Scotland both weekends, as well broadcasting selected games from Wales.

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Welsh Language channel S4C add Sunday afternoon and Saturday evening fixtures to their familiar schedule.

In addition, Setanta will feature the interprovincial match between Munster and Connacht at Thomond Park Stadium.


ROUND 15 – 

Friday, April 17
*Cardiff Blues v Newport Gwent Dragons (Arms Park, 7.05pm) (live on BBC Wales) 
Glasgow Warriors v Ulster (Firhill Arena, 7.30pm)
Edinburgh v Leinster (Murrayfield, 7.45pm) (live on Setanta)

Saturday, April 18 
*Scarlets v Ospreys (Parc y Scarlets, 5.30pm) (live on S4C/Setanta)
Munster v Connacht (Thomond Park Stadium, 7.30pm) (live on Setanta)

ROUND 16 – 

Friday, April 24 
Ulster v Cardiff Blues (Ravenhill, 7.30pm)
Munster v Scarlets (Musgrave Park, 7.35pm) (live on Setanta/BBC Wales) 

Saturday, April 25 
Ospreys v Edinburgh (Liberty Stadium, 7.30pm) (live on S4C/Setanta)
Leinster v Glasgow Warriors (RDS, 7.35pm) (live on Setanta)

Sunday, April 26
Newport Gwent Dragons v Connacht (Rodney Parade, 5.05pm) (ive on S4C/Setanta)

* Note: Round 15 fixtures involving Welsh regions are subject to rescheduling due to the teams’ involvement in the EDF Energy Cup