La Rochelle qualify after beating Harlequins in Champions Cup

La Rochelle have progressed to the European Rugby Champions Cup quarter-final after beating Harlequins 16-7.

The win sees La Rochelle top Group 1 three points ahead of second-placed Wasps.

Tries from Pierre Aguillon and Kini Murimurivalu led La Rochelle to a 13-0 lead at halftime, with Alexi Bales adding three more points with the boot in the second half.

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Danny Care’s converted try was Quins only score of the game as they suffered their fifth loss of their European campaign.

Quins finish bottom of the group, 10 points behind third-placed Ulster.

Cover Photo: Twickenham Stadium by Alessio Bragadini used under license by CC BY-SA 2.0.

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