Promotion-relegation must be put on ice


Going up: Saracens will rejoin the top flight

There have been lots of moans about the way points are allocated when a game has to be cancelled because of Covid, but precious few sensible alternative suggestions as to how the current situation could be handled. There is no space to rearrange a fixture, so it has to be cancellation rather than postponement, and besides, no-one else’s view matters – it’s the clubs’ league, they set the rules, and they can do whatever they choose.
One thing they should choose to do immediately is clar...

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