Edinburgh half-back out for season
September 16, 2013
Edinburgh's Gregor Hunter is set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines after he picked up a knee injury playing for Hawick at the end of August.
Hunter, who plays primarily at fly-half, ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in the match against Glasgow Hawks on August 31 and according to Edinburgh, he "is expected to be out for around nine months following surgery to repair the injury."
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