Thunderstorms see Connacht's game at Zebre called off shortly after half-time
Pat Lam's side were trailing 22-10 in Parma18:33 Saturday 17 September 2016, 18:33 17 Sep 2016
Connacht's Guinness Pro 12 fixture against Zebre in Parma has been called off.
The reigning champions were trailing 22-10 the Italians when the match was initially halted on a temporary basis due to heavy rain and thunderstorms.
However, minutes of pause, it was ruled that conditions were not suitable to continue proceedings and a decision was made to call off the game.
Tiernan O'Halloran had scored Connacht's sole try.
A date for a replay has yet to be fixed.
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