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Watch: Simon Zebo Scores Try In First Game For Racing 92

Simon Zebo joined French side Racing 92 this summer after eight years at Munster. The popular Corkonian played his first game for the Top 14 semi-finalists on Saturday night, as they lined out against Brazil in a pre-season friendly. Zebo started the game, and it didn’t take long for him to make an impact in his new colours. In only …

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“It’s Not About Vindication.” Emotional Stuart Lancaster Was All Class After Final Glory

There was a touching moment after Leinster’s Champions Cup triumph over Racing 92 where Stuart Lancaster invited members of his family onto the pitch, all wrapped in Leinster gear, to share in the moment of lifting the trophy.  It’s often easy to forget how much of an impact that Lancaster’s departure as England coach and the media circus which surrounded it, …

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Watch: Robbie Henshaw And Louis Dupichot Involved In Sickening Head Collision

At halftime, it’s Leinster 6-6 Racing 92.  The opening 40 minutes has certainly been an arm-wrestle and although Leinster have dominated possession and territory, they face into a three-point deficit going into the second period of the game. Racing have frustrated Leinster at the breakdown and in the lineout but the Parisian outfit look vulnerable once the eastern province gets …

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Johnny Sexton Wary Of Game-Changer Dan Carter

Leinster were told Friday to step up a gear against French club Racing 92 if they want to win their fourth Champions Cup final. “We have got to top our quarter-final and semi-final performance because we know we are going to have to go up another level to win tomorrow,” Leinster coach Leo Cullen said ahead of Saturday’s clash against …

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Where The Champions Cup Final Could Be Won Or Lost For Leinster On Saturday

Leinster go into Saturday’s Champions Cup final with Racing 92 firmly established as favourites which is no surprise considering they have gone unbeaten since they began their campaign with a 24-17 win over Montpellier at the RDS in October.  Their Guinness PRO14 form has also been excellent, with a home semi-final already secured against Munster in 10 days time. However, …

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