PRO14

Leinster massacre embarrassing Kings

2018-02-24 07:42
Schalk Ferreira (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Leinster scored 10 tries as they thrashed the hapless Southern Kings 64-7 at the RDS Arena in Dublin on Friday night.

The defeat was the 16th consecutive one for the Kings in their debut PRO14 season which sees them remain rooted to the bottom of Conference B.

In perhaps the only good news for the Kings, their overseas commitments are now over and they return to South Africa to play their remaining five matches at home, starting with the Dragons at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Friday, March 2 at 19:35.

Scorers:

Leinster

Tries: Bryan Byrne (2), Nick McCarthy (2), Barry Daly (2), Dave Kearney, Ciarán Frawley, James Lowe, Jordan Larmour

Conversions: Frawley (7)

Kings

Try: Michael Willemse

Conversion: Martin du Toit

Teams:

Leinster

15 Dave Kearney, 14 Barry Daly, 13 Garry Ringrose, 12 Isa Nacewa (captain), 11 James Lowe, 10 Ciarán Frawley, 9 Nick McCarthy, 8 Max Deegan, 7 Will Connors, 6 Josh Murphy, 5 Ian Nagle, 4 Mick Kearney, 3 Michael Bent, 2 Bryan Byrne, 1 Ed Byrne

Substitutes: 16 James Tracy, 17 Peter Dooley, 18 Adam Coyle, 19 Ross Molony, 20 Peadar Timmins, 21 Jamison Gibson-Park, 22 Noel Reid, 23 Jordan Larmour

Kings

15 Yaw Penxe, 14 Michael Makase, 13 Berton Klaasen, 12 Luzuko Vulindlu, 11 Anthony Volmink, 10 Martin du Toit, 9 Rowan Gouws, 8 Andisa Ntsila, 7 Tienie Burger, 6 Eital Bredenkamp, 5 Arthur de Wee, 4 Stephan Greeff, 3 Pieter Scholtz, 2 Michael Willemse, 1 Schalk Ferreira (captain)

Substitutes: 16 Stephan Coetzee, 17 Johan Smith, 18 Luvuyo Pupuma, 19 Lindokuhle Welemu, 20 Ruaan Lerm, 21 Juan-Philip Smith, 22 Benhard Janse van Rensburg, 23 Jacques Nel

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