Leinster set up Champions Cup final against Saracens with 30-12 win over Toulouse

Jonathan Sexton scored two penalties in addition to converting all three tries.
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Leinster 30-12 Toulouse, Lansdowne Road
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Jonathan Sexton guided Leinster into a European Champions Cup final against Saracens after defending champions Leinster registered an impressive 30-12 victory over Toulouse at the Aviva Stadium.

Leinster outscored Toulouse three tries to none on Sunday as the French league leaders had just four penalties to show for their efforts.

James Lowe (13), Luke McGrath (25) and Scott Fardy (52) scored tries for the hosts as Sexton scored two penalties in addition to converting all three tries. On the 77th minute, Sexton's replacement Ross Byrne added another penalty to the host's tally.

Toulouse's points came courtesy of three penalties from Young full-back Thomas Ramos while Romain Ntamack landed one penalty.

Leinster will now face Saracens in next month's showpiece final in Newcastle. Leinster won the trophy last season and Saracens the lifted it the two seasons before that.

 

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