NZ Rugby World
ICE RUGBY GETS THUMBS DOWN
In 2012, just 10 minutes before kick-o , the decision was made to cancel the Six Nations match between Ireland and France.
The temperature in Paris was minus five degrees Celsius and dropping. The match o cials felt there were parts of the field at Stade Francais which were beginning to freeze and would therefore pose a danger to the well-being of the players.
So despite the fact the