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- Cornish Pirates 10 - 3 Plymouth Albion
- Cornish Pirates v Plymouth Albion (kick-off 3pm)
Bad weather is taking its toll on the weekend's rugby and football fixtures.
Cornish Pirates game at Rotherham tomorrow has been postponed until Sunday at 2pm because of heavy snowfall in the area.
There will be a pitch inspection at Clifton Lane at 9am tomorrow to determine whether it will go ahead on Sunday afternoon.
Josh Lewsey has been appointed to the dual roles of Acting Chief Executive and Performance Director for the Cornish Pirates.
The former British Lion and World Cup winner with England will join the club from next month until September as a part-time consultant.
Exeter Chiefs' Luke Arscott has pledged to stay with the club until summer 2015. The full back is a key member of the back line. He was recently linked with Heineken cup rivals Clermont Auvergne but in extending his contract the Plymouth-born player has shown he sees his future at Sandy Park.
Plymouth Albion and the Cornish Pirates are both in British and Irish Cup action. Meanwhile in the Heineken Cup, Exeter Chiefs will be hoping their recent run of good form continues, when they make the trip to Wales to take on the Scarlets tomorrow.
In rugby's Championship tonight, Plymouth Albion have lost at Newcastle.
Albion were beaten 31-15 by the league leaders despite tries from Aaron Carpenter and Henry Slade.
In rugby, the Cornish Pirates are hoping to overturn a 16-point deficit when they take on London Welsh in the second leg of the Championship play-off final tonight. The Pirates lost last week's first leg at the Mennaye Field 37-21. Tonight's game takes place at the Kassam Stadium in Oxford.
Cornish Pirates take on London Welsh in the first leg of the Championship play-off tonight. The Pirates play at the Mennaye Field this evening, with the return leg in Oxford next Wednesday.