Tigers edge Sarries

Despite two tries from Ernst Joubert, Saracens lost to Leicester 33-27 in the Premiership final.

Sarries claimed the lead for the first time in the match with four minutes remaining, but a late try from Dan Hipkiss ended Brendan Venter’s side’s dream run. Joubert scored Sarries’ only tries.

In the Top 14, Clermont won their first final after losing three in the last three years. They downed defending champions Perpignan 19-6 with Marius Joubert starting at inside centre.

In the Magners League final, the Osprey’s beat CJ van der Linde’s Leinster 17-12. Tommy Bowe and Lee Byrne scored for the Ospreys, while Van der Linde started at tighthead.