Wasps 51-10 Leinster

23/01/16 Reverse order Timestamp format


  1. Not long till kick off at the Kingspan, with Ulster hoping to progress to the next round. #ULSvOYO
  2. ULSTER: Jared Payne; Andrew Trimble, Darren Cave, Luke Marshall, Craig Gilroy; Paddy Jackson, Paul Marshall; Kyle McCall, Rob Herring (capt), Ricky Lutton, Alan O'Connor, Franco van der Merwe, Robbie Diack, Sean Reidy, Nick Williams.

    Replacements: Rory Best, Callum Black, Bronson Ross, Clive Ross, Roger Wilson, Dave Shanahan, Ian Humphreys, Rory Scholes.

    OYONNAX: Florian Denos (capt); Daniel Ikpefan, Guillaume Bousses, Alaska Taufa, Dug Codjo; Rory Clegg, Julien Blanc; Soane Tonga'uiha, Thomas Bordes, Giorgi Vepkhvadze, Leon Power, Geoffrey Fabbri, Valentin Ursache, Pierrick Gunther, Pedrie Wannenburg.

    Replacements: Jeremie Maurouard, Laurent Delboulb├Ęs, Horace Pungea, Fabrice Metz, Maurie Fa'asavalu, Fabien Cibray, Regis Lespinas, Eamonn Sheridan.

    Referee: Marius Mitrea (Italy)
    Assistant Referees: Matteo Liperini, Simone Boaretto (both Italy)

    Television Match Official: Stefano Penne (Italy)

    CJ Chris Jordan
  3. We're all set to go at Kingspan, and Jackson gets us underway! #ULSvOYO
  4. It results with an Ulster penalty which they put in the corner! #ULSvOYO
  5. And immediately Ulster are on the attack inside the Oyonnax 22' #ULSvOYO
  6. We're checking with the TMO for a potential Rob Herring try! #ULSvOYO
  7. TRY! Its awarded and that is a brilliant start for Ulster! #ULSVOYO
  8. Jackson slots the conversion. Three more till the bonus point. #ULSvOYO
  9. Ulster lose loosehead Kyle McCall to a head injury, Callum Black replaces him. #ULSvOYO
  10. Chance for Oyonnax to get some points on the board with Cave infringing at the ruck.....and Rory Clegg duly obliges. 7-3. #ULSvOYO
  11. Rob Herring finds a gap in the Oyonnax defense and has the tryline beckoning, but its a howler of a pass and the chance is dead. #ULSvOYO
  12. Ulster put the ball into the corner again after being awarded a penalty for a high tackle. #ULSvOYO
  13. TRY! Darren Cave saunters over the line for Ulster's second after Payne made the initial line break. Lovely move. #ULSvOYO
  14. Rory Clegg has the chance for another three after Ulster failed to roll away at the ruck. #ULSvOYO
  15. GOAL! Debut goal for Steven Naismith as the former Evertonian finishes brilliantly from an acute angle. #ULSvOYO
  16. Beautifully weighted chip from Jackson puts Oyonnax back in their own corner and keeps the pressure on the visitors. #ULSvOYO
  17. TRY! Its a third for Ulster as Rory Scholes, literally on the field for 30 seconds, touches down but Payne the architect again. #ULSvOYO
  18. That is sublime from Ulster with Payne, Marshall and Jackson all showing excellent hands to put Scholes over. Gorgeous stuff. #ULSvOYO
  19. Chance for the bonus point as Jackson sticks another penalty into the corner. #ULSvOYO
  20. Nick Williams barges his way toward the line but he is held up. Scrum 5m. #ULSvOYO
  21. Oyonnax escape as the ball squirts out from the back of the scrum. #ULSvOYO
  22. Another penalty for Ulster and no prizes for guessing what Jackson has done. #ULSvOYO
  23. TRY! Reidy is over for the BP! It seems all too easy for Ulster but credit to Marshall who slips a lovely offload to the openside #ULSvOYO
  24. Back underway at Kingspan park and Oyonnax look to launch an early attack, but Ulster turn it over. #ULSvOYO
  25. Two big hits from Gilroy and Williams stop Oyonnax in their tracks and they end up kicking straight down the throat of Payne #ULSvOYO
  26. A midfield wraparound sent Luke Marshall racing down the right before the ball was knocked into touch. #ULSvOYO
  27. Gilroy reaped the reward of Trimble's quick lineout and that is try number 5. Jackson makes it five from five! #ULSvOYO
  28. We're going to the TMO again for Sean Reidy's effort. #ULSvOYO
  29. Ulster really are playing some marvellous stuff and Payne shows his class with a catch at his feet before floating one wide! #ULSvOYO
  30. TRY! Robbie Diack is finally awarded the try after a lengthy conversation with the TMO. Humphries with the conversion. #ULSvOYO
  31. TRY! Humphries slices right through the Oyonnax defence from a first phase attack and walks under the posts. #ULSvOYO
  32. TRY! Jared Payne gets the try he thoroughly deserves and it is champagne rugby from Ulster. #ULSvOYO
  33. Oh dear...Oyonnax look to get over but substitute hooker Marouard knocks on as he dives for the line. #ULSvOYO
  34. New Ireland captain Rory Best enters the fray to a rapturous reception for a late cameo #ULSvOYO
  35. But Ulster turn it over and they want one more score.... #ULSvOYO
  36. Clock ticks into the red and Oyonnax looking for some form of a consolation score. #ULSvOYO
  37. They nearly get there but Ulster are held up short before conceding the penalty. Game over! #ULSvOYO
  38. Full-Time: Ulster 56-3 Oyonnax. Phenomenal performance from Ulster and they are now in a strong position to make the Q-finals. #ULSvOYO
  39. WASPS: Charles Piutau; Josh Bassett, Elliot Daly, Brendan Macken, Frank Halai; Jimmy Gopperth, Joe Simpson; Matt Mullan, Edd Shervington, Lorenzo Cittadini, Joe Launchbury, Bradley Davies, James Haskell (capt), George Smith, Sam Jones.

    Replacements: Ashley Johnson, Tom Bristow, Jake Cooper-Woolley, James Gaskell, Nathan Hughes, Dan Robson, Ruaridh Jackson, Rob Miller.

    LEINSTER: Rob Kearney; Zane Kirchner, Luke Fitzgerald, Noel Reid, Dave Kearney; Jonathan Sexton (capt), Eoin Reddan; Jack McGrath, Sean Cronin, Martin Moore, Devin Toner, Rhys Ruddock, Dominic Ryan, Jordi Murphy, Jamie Heaslip.

    Replacements: Richardt Strauss, Peter Dooley, Michael Bent, Ross Molony, Josh van der Flier, Isaac Boss, Cathal Marsh, Ben Te'o.

    Referee: Mathieu Raynal (France)
    Assistant Referees: Sebastien Minery, Thomas Dejean (both France)
    Television Match Official: Eric Gauzins (France)

    CJ Chris Jordan
  40. Next up at 3.15pm is Wasps v Leinster at the Ricoh Arena. Stay with us for live updates.

    CJ Chris Jordan
  41. TRY! What a start for Leinster as Kirchner crosses for a fantastic team try! #WASvLEIN
  42. Its a 5 pointer as Sexton drags the conversion. Luke Fitzgerald heavily involved in the build up to that score. #WASvLEIN
  43. TRY! Jimmy Gopperth spots a gap and is scores against his former side after sustained Wasps pressure! #WASvLEIN
  44. Gopperth converts his own try and Wasps lead 7-5. #WASvLEIN
  45. Leinster turn down a chance for three and put it into the corner! #WASvLEIN
  46. But Wasps intercept it and Daly kicks long! Cathal Marsh is back covering but he is shunted into touch. #WASvLEIN
  47. Joe Launchbury is over for Wasps but we're checking with the TMO! #WASvLEIN
  48. TRY! And after a lengthy conversation the try is awarded! #WASvLEIN
  49. Dan Robson picked up the loose ball and fed Launchbury who dived over. #WASvLEIN
  50. George Smith picked from the back of a maul before his attempted offload rebounded off a Leinster player and onto his head. #WASvLEIN
  51. Gopperth misses the conversion but Wasps lead 12-5 after 18 minutes. #WASvLEIN
  52. Leinster probe their way into the Wasps 22' but a knock-on at the ruck concedes possession. #WASvLEIN
  53. Johnny Sexton has failed the HIA and Marsh will stay on. Worrying news for Joe Schmidt #WASvLEIN
  54. YELLOW CARD! Cynical play from Cittadini Leinster barge toward the Wasps line, all stemming from a Fitzgerald break. #WASvLEIN
  55. Eoin Reddan with the try after a Dave Kearney offload. Cathal Marsh misses the conversion. Leinster trail by 2. #WASvLEIN
  56. Chance for Wasps to extend the lead as they have a penalty directly in front of the posts with one minute left in the sin bin. #WASvLEIN
  57. Gopperth slots the three and Wasps lead 15-10. #WASvLEIN
  58. HT at the Ricoh, Wasps lead Leicester by five. The score is 15-10 #WASvLEIN
  59. Johnny Sexton has suffered a worrying head injury with the 6N around the corner #WASvLEIN  http://bit.ly/1UiGvgx  pic.twitter.com/39t6WXjf1W
  60. Kirchner penalised immediately from the restart for an unfair contest in the air. #WASvLEIN
  61. Gopperth strikes again for Wasps, kicking another three to leave 8 in it. #WASvLEIN
  62. TRY! Elliot Daly shows Leinster a clean pair of heels with a scintillating try! #WASvLEIN
  63. Serious gas from Daly to run home from just inside his own half, out pacing Luke Fitzgerald in the process! #WASvLEIN
  64. Wasps now looking for the bonus point with over 30 minutes to play, while Bath lead Toloun 14-11 in the other Pool game. #WASvLEIN
  65. Elliot Daly left Rob Kearney and Zane Kirchner for dead on his way to the try line #WASvLEIN pic.twitter.com/yIQRLOpQJP
  66. PENALTY TRY! Wasps have a BP! They drive toward the line and Leinster can't defend legally with the referee penalising Ruddock. #WASvLEIN
  67. TRY! Frank Halai is over for a fifth in the right corner and Wasps are on course for a home quarter final! #WASvLEIN
  68. TRY! Another for Wasps and Ulster fans are salivating as Charles Piutau crosses. #WASvLEIN
  69. Wasps absolutely obliterating Leinster in every facet of play, and its showing on the scoreboard. 46-10 with 7 to go. #WASvLEIN
  70. Wasps over for a possible seventh through Ashley Johnson. #WASvLEIN