Thrilling URC Opener: Glasgow Warriors Triumph Over Leinster
|United Rugby Championship: Glasgow Warriors v Leinster|
|Glasgow Warriors (24) 43|
|Tries: McKay, Cancelliere, Jones, Fraser, G Horne, Matthews, Penalty Cons: Jordan (2), G Horne|
|Leinster (13) 25|
|Tries: Boyle, Barron, O’Brien Cons: Byrne (2) Pens:Byrne (2)|
Glasgow Warriors’ Dominant URC opening fixture
Glasgow Warriors kick-started their United Rugby Championship (URC) campaign with an impressive seven-try victory against Leinster at Scotstoun
Explosive First Half
In a high-scoring first half, Josh McKay, Sebastian Cancelliere, Huw Jones, and Angus Fraser made their mark with tries for the Warriors. Harry Byrne’s penalties and a Jack Boyle try ensured Leinster stayed in contention.
Leinster’s Second-Half Fightback
Leinster fought back in the second half, closing the gap to just four points. Lee Barron and Tommy O’Brien scored tries, while George Horne added to Glasgow’s tally.
Glasgow Seals the Victory
Johnny Matthews powered over to provide Glasgow with some breathing space, and a late penalty try added the final touch to their victory.