Harrison hat-trick not enough as courageous Saints are beaten by Clermont
Teimana Harrison scored a hat-trick as Saints produced a showing full of character against French giants Clermont Auvergne in a crazy Saturday night game at Stade Marcel Michelin.
Chris Boyd's men were eventually beaten 48-40, but they secured a try bonus point, registering six times against the Top 14 table-toppers in a rollercoaster Challenge Cup clash.
Clermont, the only team with a flawless record in this season's European competition going into the game, had gone ahead early on, issuing an ominous warning.
But Saints soon set the tone for their night's work with a rapid, determined... read more
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