Serious injury for St Ives Roosters ace leads to abandonment

Chris Sykes (right) of St Ives Roosters suffered a fractured leg and ankle. Picture: LEIGH CHATTEN

Chris Sykes (right) of St Ives Roosters suffered a fractured leg and ankle. Picture: LEIGH CHATTEN - Credit: Archant

An East Region Premier Division match involving St Ives Roosters was abandoned last Saturday due to serious injury.

Roosters’ prop forward Chris Sykes suffered a fractured leg and ankle in the 23rd minute of a fixture at Brentwood Eels.

The game will be replayed later in the season.

Roosters are away at Bedford Tigers this Saturday, 3pm.