2 May 2011

Northampton qualify for Heineken Cup final

6:11 am on 2 May 2011

Northampton have qualified for the final of European club rugby's top competition, the Heineken Cup, after beating the French side Perpignan 23-7.

Northampton, who are past winners, will play the 2009 champions Leinster on the 21st of this month in Cardiff, bidding to become the first English winners since Wasps in 2007.