Mansfield Town v Darlington postponed because of frozen pitch

NMAC12-0219-3''Stags v Darlington Pitch Inspection. Groundsman Michael Merriman and Referee Russell Booth
NMAC12-0219-3''Stags v Darlington Pitch Inspection. Groundsman Michael Merriman and Referee Russell Booth

THE Stags BSBP match with Darlington at Field Mill this afternoon has fallen victim to the wintry weather.

After a 9.30am inspection by local referee Russell Booth, the pitch was deemed unplayable after a week of harsh overnight frosts and sub zero temperatures.

Yesterday the Stags match at Alfreton this coming Tuesday was also called off, after the Reds’ saw today’s FA Trophy tie with Gateshead called off and rescheduled for midweek.