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Warriors set six-week timeframe for Nakarawa recovery

28th February 2020, 18:12 by Bobbie Jackson

Dave Rennie is hoping to have Glasgow Warriors lock Leone Nakarawa back in around six weeks after a knee injury.

The 31-year-old limped out of the 34-19 victory over Dragons last Saturday with just 30 minutes on the clock.

Glasgow are still running tests on the Fiji international but believe he may have suffered medial collateral ligament damage.

Rennie said: "He injured his knee on the weekend. It looks like an MCL, so he'll be out for a few weeks.

"Generally you can get them back and going inside six weeks, so that's the plan."

The Scottish outfit currently sit third in Conference A of the Pro14 with seven victories from 12 games.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Bobbie Jackson is a reporter with an in-depth knowledge of football at all levels. A Blackpool supporter, Bobbie is also a keen rugby union, boxing, MMA and UFC follower.

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