Racing 92 have received a late blow just hours before kick-off in Saturday’s Champions Cup final against Leinster at the Stade Mamés Stadium in Bilbao with the news that Dan Carter has been ruled out.
Dan Carter, who was named among the replacements for the Parisian outfit, has been ruled out of today’s final due to a hamstring injury he picked up.
— Champions Cup (@ChampionsCup) May 12, 2018
Rémi Tales replaces Carter on the bench for Racing 92.
The All Blacks legend has played a huge role in the second half of games for Racing in their quarter and semi-final wins over Clermont Auvergne and Munster, respectively.
With Maxime Machenaud also ruled out of today’s game, Racing have been dealt with two significant losses to their team.
More to follow…