Cullen: We took the legs off them

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when it was hard to play out for them. We took the scores when they came along and we are de­lighted to get the win.”

In the end, Adam Byrne’s try four min­utes from the end wrapped up the bonus point, but Cullen praised re­place­ment Jami­son Gib­son Park for his sharp read in the build up.

“That was some headsup rugby from Jami­son tak­ing the quick tap to put Adam away in the end.

“Now we turn at­ten­tion to Wasps and the Ri­coh is a tough venue as we found out a few years ago.” LE­IN­STER coach Leo Cullen was de­lighted with his side’s pa­tience and ea­ger­ness for the bat­tle as they gained re­venge on Toulouse for their loss in the South of France in round two.

“It was dif­fi­cult play­ing into the wind so con­trol­ling the ball was key,” said Cullen.

“For us we wanted to take the legs from them. They have a lot of very big, heavy for­wards so man­ag­ing pos­ses­sion was key. We got chopped and hit in the first half but it told in the se­cond half,

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