Magic Weekend comes to Etihad Stadium
- Fri 27 Jan 2012, 2:27PM
- Posted by Peter Ferguson
Super League is coming to City! The exciting 13-a-side code's star-studded Magic Weekend is being staged at the Etihad Stadium for the first time in May.
The full round of league fixtures will showcase some of the biggest derby battles in British sport during two days of compelling sporting action.
“The Magic Weekend has provided some of the highlights of the Super League season in recent years and fans can expect another thrilling and memorable two days of action at Etihad Stadium,” said Super League Chief Executive Nigel Wood.
The 2012 Magic Weekend schedule in full:
Saturday, 26 May - 1.00pm Castleford Tigers v Wakefield Wildcats; 4.00pm Warrington Wolves v Widnes Vikings; 7.00pm Hull FC v Hull KR.
Sunday, 27 May - 12.00pm Catalan Dragons v London Broncos; 2.00pm Huddersfield Giants v Salford City Reds; 4.00pm Bradford Bulls v Leeds Rhinos; 6.00pm St Helens v Wigan Warriors.
Day tickets for Magic Weekend cost from just £30 adult and £15 concession. Tickets for the full weekend cost from just £45 adult and £22.50 concessions, and are available by calling 0844 856 1113 or by visiting www.rugbyleaguetickets.co.uk
Super League clubs will start selling Magic Weekend tickets from next month with club season ticket holders entitled to a 50 per cent discount when purchased through the club ticket office.