Pro14 Semi-Final Highlights: Leinster Rugby v Munster Rugby

Pro14 Semi-Final Highlights: Leinster Rugby v Munster Rugby

Leinster put the disappointment of a champions cup final defeat to Saracens behind them as they beat Munster 24-9 in the semi-finals of the Pro14. The sides traded early penalties before Leinster picked up a yellow card, with the resulting penalty seeing Munster in front 6-3. Despite being a player down, Leinster evened things up with a penalty at 6-6. Leinster would have the final say of the first half, as they kicked another penalty with the final play to take a slender 9-6 lead into the break. Munster picked up a yellow card early in the second half, with Leinster slotting the penalty to make it 12-6. Munster reduced the deficit back to three points with a penalty of their own shortly after. Leinster hit back in fine fashion, crossing for the games opening try to take control of the match 19-9 heading into the final quarter. Munster were unable to get back into the contest, kept out by some brilliant Leinster defence. Leinster would put the cherry on the cake with a try with the final play to seal the victory which will see them defend their Pro14 Title against the Glasgow Warriors in the final.


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