Northampton beat Saracens 27-13 and will play Leicester Tigers in the English Premiership rugby final.
Leicester Tigers beat defending champion Harlequins 33-16 to reach their ninth consecutive English Premiership rugby final.
Sarcens beat Ulster 27-16 and Clermont Auvergne beat Montpellier 36-14 to advance to the semifinals of rugby union’s Heineken Cup.
Leicester Tigers secured their eighth consecutive appearance in the English Premiership rugby final, where they will meet Harlequins.
Matt Banahan will start for England in place of the injured Mike Tindall in this weekend’s match against Ireland, the final game in the rugby Six Nations tournament.
Leicester Tigers center Manusamoa Tuilagi will make his England rugby debut against Wales in two days.
Saracens held on beat two-time defending champion Leicester Tigers 22-18 to capture their first English Premiership rugby championship.
Leinster routed Ulster 42-14 in an all-Irish Heineken Cup rugby final to become the second team to win two straight titles.
Northampton Saints forward Calum Clark was suspended 32 weeks for an incident during the LV Cup rugby final which left an opponent with a broken elbow.
Leinster opened defense of its Heineken Cup rugby title by rallying to tie Montpellier 16-16.