Big freeze hits Boxing Day fixtures

26 December 2009 10:19
The clash between Bristol Rovers and Walsall in League One was postponed after a morning pitch inspection at the Memorial Stadium, while the League Two clash between Rotherham and Darlington has also fallen foul of the weather.

Fixtures at Carlisle, Notts County and Port Vale were postponed following inspections late on Saturday morning.

The Championship match between Preston and Barnsley was called off at midday after it was decided the areas around Deepdale were unsafe for supporters.

Bury postponed their clash with roses rivals Bradford in League Two on Christmas Eve, while the League One game between Oldham and Tranmere was also called off on Thursday.

Postponed fixtures:


Preston v Barnsley


St Mirren v Aberdeen

League One:

Carlisle v Huddersfield

Bristol Rovers v Walsall

Oldham v Tranmere

League Two:

Port Vale v Burton

Notts County v Grimsby

Rotherham v Darlington

Bury v Bradford

Source: Team_Talk