19th April, 2021
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Zambia Rugby Union takes note of, and strongly condemns the behavior of the teams that were involved in a scuffle that led to the abandonment of the game between Diggers rugby team and Kitwe Playing Fields rugby team in a ZRU week 4 league game played at Diggers rugby club on Saturday 17th April, 2021.
As ZRU we value the ethics of rugby and will not let any team or individual tarnish the sport or indeed bring the name of the sport into disrepute.
Safety of our players, match officials and spectators is paramount, therefore the disciplinary and Competitions Committee will act on this matter with the seriousness it deserves as soon as all the details from the match officials and clubs involved are availed.
Public relations and communications manager- ZRU