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Greene King IPA Championship Play-Off Information

11th April 2015
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After this afternoon’s memorable win over Nottingham Rugby, it is now confirmed that London Scottish will be in the Greene King IPA Championship play-offs for the very first time.

Seven promotions in 11 seasons brought the Scots back up to English rugby's second tier and in the fourth Championship campaign, qualification for the semi-finals has been achieved!

Worcester Warriors and Bristol Rugby are already confirmed as the top two in the table and they face each other on the last day of the regular season which may decide Scottish's semi-final destination.

The Scots cannot be caught in third place.

Scottish were last in a play-off 17 years ago.

They were in England's second tier, then called Premiership Two, and faced Premiership One basement side Bristol. 

With the top two promoted from Premiership Two, third placed London Scottish faced Premiership One Bristol to try and gain promotion.

Two memorable victories followed for the Exiles.

First a 29-25 win in Richmond with 14 men after full-back Derrick Lee was dramatically sent off.

A week later saw a narrow 17-15 win at the Memorial Ground which clinched promotion.

The dates of the potential 2014/15 semi-final matches next month are below.

In the event we play Bristol Rugby.

First leg away on Saturday, May 2, 1.30pm kick-off. Ashton Gate Stadium.

Second leg at home Sunday, May 10, 1.45pm kick-off.

In the event we play Worcester Warriors 

First leg at home Saturday May 2, 1.45pm kick-off.

Second leg away on Friday, May 8, 7.45pm kick-off. Sixways Stadium.

Full details on match tickets and hospitality packages will be posted online soon.

 

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