On the eve of the United Rugby Championship final, Jake White has scoffed at suggestions that the Vodacom Bulls ‘played their final’ when they upset Leinster in Dublin.
Leo Cullen has been named Vodacom United Rugby Championship Coach of the Season after guiding Leinster to the semi-finals of the competition.
Coach Leo Cullen says the Vodacom Bulls dumping Leinster out of the Vodacom United Rugby Championship foretells a “painful” end to Irish dominance in the competition.
Jake White says the Vodacom Bulls’ defeat by Leinster in the first round of the Vodacom United Rugby Championship laid the groundwork for Friday’s memorable victory in Dublin.
Hear the thoughts of coach Jake White on his tactics and selections in the aftermath of the Vodacom Bulls’ milestone victory against Leinster in Friday’s United Rugby Championship semi-final.
The Vodacom Bulls became the first team to book their spot in the inaugural United Rugby Championship final after they upset heavy favourites Leinster in an epic encounter at the RDS Arena on Friday.
The Vodacom Bulls overpowered Leinster in Dublin on Friday night to eliminate the defending champions and advance to the Vodacom United Rugby Championship final.
Follow the live action as Leinster host the Vodacom Bulls in the United Rugby Championship semi-final clash in Dublin.
Jake White has built up Leinster as heavy favourites for Friday’s Vodacom United Rugby Championship semi-final in Dublin, but says the Vodacom Bulls are looking forward to measuring their progress against the “benchmark” of club rugby.
Leo Cullen has opted to make two changes to the Leinster starting XV with a key selection on the bench to face the Vodacom Bulls in the URC semi-final at the RDS Arena on Friday.