Diamonds' cup clash with Steelmen is frozen off

AFC Rushden & Diamonds' Integro League Cup clash with county rivals Corby Town has been postponed again.

Tuesday, 29th November 2016, 4:45 pm
Updated Tuesday, 6th December 2016, 11:32 am
AFC Rushden & Diamonds' clash with Corby Town has been called off due to a frozen pitch at the Dog & Duck

The clubs had been set to do battle in the first round of the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League’s knockout competition this evening after two previous attempts to play the tie had been called off – the first due to Diamonds’ FA Trophy replay at Lincoln United and the second due to a waterlogged pitch.

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Now it will have to be re-arranged again with the Dog & Duck surface being frozen during a pitch inspection this evening.

The Steelmen return to Premier Division action at Sutton Coldfield on Saturday while Diamonds head to Gresley FC in Division One South.

Don’t miss more news from both clubs in Thursday’s Northamptonshire Telegraph