Premiership: Gloucester awards five points and a 20-0 win following a Worcester cancellation match

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Worcester is placed 12th on the table, three places above bottom-placed Bath

Five points were awarded to Gloucester after the ceremony. Worcester cancelled their Premiership match last month.

Warriors called off the game because of Covid-19 injuries, illness, and Covid-19 cases.

Gloucester are now fifth after a 20-0 win, and five points. They are two points behind Exeter.

Worcester, with 30 points, is second-lowest. They are three points above Bath.

Warriors were without 36 players due to squad problems. Only three of the 18 “fully-fit” players were available as props.

They were left without the six front-rowers they needed to play in the matchday squad.

Warriors claimed that they originally offered to replay the match and drafted four players on loan from Hartpury, a Championship club, for their next match.

Gloucester travel to Bristol on FridayWorcester and the West Country derby, who were signed prop Valeriy MorozovVisit Wasps on Saturday for the next season.

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