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Saturday Oct 8, 2022

Jonathan Sexton Cops Flak From South African Fans As Leinster Ease Past Sharks

Leinster and Ireland captain Jonathan Sexton was once again in impervious form as he led his side to a 54 -34 over the Cell C Sharks.

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Both sides were full ambition and played out an all-time classic at the RDS.

 

 

Despite both sides missing enough international talent to win a World Cup, the game was played a very high standard throughout.

Equal for much of the contest, Leinster would go on to flex their muscles pulling away to a solid lead.

As Leinster pulled away the Sharks frustrations grew with a number of late, high and dangerous shots coming in.

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In this instance Sexton made sure to let referee Craig Evans know his feelings, Evans for his part kept his cool and managed the game well all thinks considered.

At 37-years-old Sexton has defied age and appears to playing the best rugby of career, although his complaining to the referees has caught the ire of many fans.

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