Ronan O’Gara’s La Rochelle will face Leinster within the 2022 Heineken Champions Cup last in Marseille on Saturday, Could 28, after a hard-fought victory over French rivals Racing 92 in Lens; Aside from the penalty strive, captain Gregroy Aldritt and Ihia West additionally made efforts.
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La Rochelle secured their place within the Heineken Champions Cup last for the second consecutive season after claiming a 20–13 victory in opposition to Racing 92.
Leinster waited a fortnight on the Stade Velodrome in Marseille when he returned within the second half to outperform his fellow French facet.
Nolan Le Garek opened the scoring for Racing with an early penalty and he made his first try of the sport within the twenty sixth minute when Virimi Wakatawa discovered a niche within the protection to the touch down, with Le Garek including extras.
La Rochelle returned to the sport and a penalty from Ihea West and an try by Gregory Aldritt put the rating 10-8 on the break.
A Le Garec penalty added an extra three factors for a 10-minute run within the second half, however La Rochelle, after being awarded a penalty try within the 53rd minute, despatched Racing’s Sedate Gomes Sa into Sin Bin.
West made an effort within the eightieth minute to safe a spot within the last.