Glasgow Start Celtic League At Cardiff

Glasgow Rugby's Celtic League programme will open with a visit to Cardiff on Friday 30 August. The first home match at Hughenden will be against Leinster a week later on Friday 6 September.As preparation for the Celtic League, Glasgow will play warm-up matches against NEC Harlequins, Exeter Chiefs, and Ulster on successive Fridays beginning on 9 August. The games against Harlequins and Exeter will be played at Hughenden.Glasgow's first match in the Heineken Cup competition will be against Llanelli at Stradey Park on Saturday 12 October.Glasgow's fixtures (CL = Celtic League, HC = Heineken Cup, IPC = Inter-Professional Championship):August9 (Friday) - v NEC Harlequins (at Hughenden)16 (Friday) - v Exeter (at Hughenden)23 (Friday) - v Ulster (at Ravenhill)30 (Friday) - v Cardiff (at Cardiff Arms Park - CL)September6 (Friday) - v Leinster (at Hughenden - CL)14 (Saturday) - v Newport (at Rodney Parade - CL)20 (Friday) - v Bridgend (at Hughenden - CL)28 (Saturday) - v Pontypridd (at Sardis Road - CL)October4 (Friday) - v Borders (at Netherdale - CL)7 (Monday) - v Sanix (at Hughenden)12 (Saturday) - v Llanelli (at Stradey Park - HC)18 (Friday) - v Sale Sharks (at Hughenden - HC)25 (Friday) - v Connacht (at Hughenden - CL)November1 (Friday) - v Edinburgh (at Meadowbank - IPC)29 (Friday) - v Borders (at Hughenden - IPC)December7 (Saturday) - v Bourgoin (at stade Pierre Rajon - HC)13 (Friday) - v Bourgoin (at Hughenden - HC)26 (Thursday) - v Edinburgh (at Hughenden - IPC)31 (Tuesday) - v Borders (at Netherdale - IPC)January11 (Saturday) - v Sale Sharks (at Heywood Road - HC)17 (Friday) - v Llanelli (at Hughenden - HC)24 (Friday) - v Edinburgh (at Meadowbank - IPC)31 (Friday) - v Borders (at Netherdale - IPC)April4 (Friday) - v Edinburgh (at Hughenden - IPC)11 (Friday) - v Borders (at Netherdale - IPC)Glasgow Rugby's Celtic League programme will open with a visit to Cardiff on Friday 30 August. The first home match at Hughenden will be against Leinster a week later on Friday 6 September.As preparation for the Celtic League, Glasgow will play warm-up matches against NEC Harlequins, Exeter Chiefs, and Ulster on successive Fridays beginning on 9 August. The games against Harlequins and Exeter will be played at Hughenden.Glasgow's first match in the Heineken Cup competition will be against Llanelli at Stradey Park on Saturday 12 October.Glasgow's fixtures (CL = Celtic League, HC = Heineken Cup, IPC = Inter-Professional Championship):August9 (Friday) - v NEC Harlequins (at Hughenden)16 (Friday) - v Exeter (at Hughenden)23 (Friday) - v Ulster (at Ravenhill)30 (Friday) - v Cardiff (at Cardiff Arms Park - CL)September6 (Friday) - v Leinster (at Hughenden - CL)14 (Saturday) - v Newport (at Rodney Parade - CL)20 (Friday) - v Bridgend (at Hughenden - CL)28 (Saturday) - v Pontypridd (at Sardis Road - CL)October4 (Friday) - v Borders (at Netherdale - CL)7 (Monday) - v Sanix (at Hughenden)12 (Saturday) - v Llanelli (at Stradey Park - HC)18 (Friday) - v Sale Sharks (at Hughenden - HC)25 (Friday) - v Connacht (at Hughenden - CL)November1 (Friday) - v Edinburgh (at Meadowbank - IPC)29 (Friday) - v Borders (at Hughenden - IPC)December7 (Saturday) - v Bourgoin (at stade Pierre Rajon - HC)13 (Friday) - v Bourgoin (at Hughenden - HC)26 (Thursday) - v Edinburgh (at Hughenden - IPC)31 (Tuesday) - v Borders (at Netherdale - IPC)January11 (Saturday) - v Sale Sharks (at Heywood Road - HC)17 (Friday) - v Llanelli (at Hughenden - HC)24 (Friday) - v Edinburgh (at Meadowbank - IPC)31 (Friday) - v Borders (at Netherdale - IPC)April4 (Friday) - v Edinburgh (at Hughenden - IPC)11 (Friday) - v Borders (at Netherdale - IPC)