Ard na Cregg player eligibility clarification

Connacht Branch IRFU / Competitions Committee

In the interests of fairness, transparency and competition, the following shall apply to individual players participant in the Ard na Cregg Cup competition: any player who starts a match in the Junior Plate competition is ineligible to play in the Ard Na Cregg competition; however, the Competitions Committee may make an exception if an individual or individuals ordinarily attached to a J2 panel start a Junior Plate competition fixture due to unforeseen circumstances, for example (but not limited to) another’s injury or illness.

All other players will be deemed eligible for the Ard na Cregg if they have appeared in a minimum of four J2 fixtures (or number deemed applicable by the Competitions Committee relative to fixtures completed).

22/12/2011

Related

IRFU publishes return to rugby summary roadmap