The Irish province were pushed all the way by rivals Munster on Saturday afternoon as the visitors at the RDS Arena fought back from 16-8 down before falling to a 16-15 defeat.
Scarlets meanwhile turned on the style as they scored four tries in the opening 47 minutes to beat Conference A winners Glasgow Warriors 28-12 at Scotstoun Stadium.
Ten Scarlets were included in the Fantasy Rugby dream team from the three games this weekend – with Ulster securing their Champions Cup spot with victory over Ospreys on Sunday.
Of those ten, only prop Rob Evans is among the top three points scorers of the weekend in our Fantasy Rugby review highlighting the team performance from the Scarlets.
Steff Evans’ break and inside pass to Gareth Davies created a try for Evans, the prop having an easy run in after receiving the scrum-half’s pass before also recording an assist in his 13-point haul.
The other two players highlighted were both in the blue of Leinster as Jack Conan scored a try and made ten tackles to collect 12 Fantasy Rugby points.
Conan’s early try lay the foundations for Leinster with Jack Lowe matching his Fantasy Rugby points tally thanks to his man of the match performance.
Lowe played the full 80 minutes, with one 50-metre run, and made a try assist in a fine all-round performance as Leinster go in search for a European and domestic double.
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