RUGBY UNION: Exiles scrum half ruled out for six months

Tyson Keats

Tyson Keats

First published in Rugby

LONDON Welsh scrum half Tyson Keats will miss the Greene King IPA Championship play-off final after being ruled out for six months with an Achilles injury.

He went off injured in the first half of the Exiles’ semi-final second-leg victory over Leeds Carnegie on Sunday.

He tweeted: “Thank you all for the fantastic messages of support. “Gutted I can’t be apart of the final but I’m still so excited for it. What a team!”

Chris Cook, who replaced Keats against Leeds, is now likely to start the first leg of the final against Bristol at the Kassam Stadium on Wednesday, May 28.

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