United Rugby Championship: With Tomás Lezana, Scarlets beat Ospreys 22-19

The year 2022 began with the matchday nine of the United Rugby Championship. The Scarlets from Tomás Lezana beat Ospreys 22-19, while Connacht defeated with just enough to Munster 10-8. The other meetings were suspended due to Covid-19 cases: Dragons vs Cardiff, Ulster vs Leinster, Benetton vs Zebre and Edinburgh vs Glasgow Warriors.

SCARLETS 22-19 OSPREYS (Saturday)

With Tomás Lezana from minute eleven of the first half, Scarlets won the match with a try agonizing to three minutes of the end by Johnny McNicholl. In the first half, Gareth davies that put the home team at an advantage. Nonetheless, Luke Morgan and Rhys Webb they were in charge of turning the party’s path around. In the complementary stage, discounted for Ospreys again Webb. While Steff Evans and McNicholl cooperated to get the win in the Parc and Scarlets.

CONNACHT 10-8 MUNSTER (Saturday)

Connacht went from lowest to highest to win by two points to Munster. Andrew Conway supported the first and only try of the day for the visiting team. The conquest of the local newly arrived at 57 minutes whose author was Bundee Aki. The advantage was obtained by the winning cast by having the correct conversion of Conor Fitzgerald and the penalty at the beginning of Jack Carty. For his part, Munster had his chance to snatch the victory from him, but Ben Healy was not effective with the kick and missed the ball of the sticks.