Clarke: Ulster could swing it

Darren Clarke, an outstanding back-row forward at Royal School, Dungannon, believes his native Ulster face a massive challenge against Leinster in Saturday’s Heineken Cup final.

“Ulster have beaten Leinster once in 18 matches,” said Clarke ahead of this week’s Volvo World Match Play in Spain.

“But it’s a cup final and anything could happen. They have put in some outstanding performances to get to this stage.”

Asked about where he would watch the final he replied: “I’m hoping to be here playing golf. If not, I’ll be at Twickenham.”


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