Just 6 minutes later things got worse for Ulster with the strong Bourgoin winger Coux touching down and taking the lead for the home side. Bourgoin 21-17 Ulster.
Ulster Coach Steve Williams made two substitutions in the 68th minute taking Kieron Dawson off and putting David Pollock on and former Bourgoin player Carlo Del Fava was also replaced with Ryan Caldwell.
In the final moments of the game the home side made a series of changes and attacked ulster time and time again and were awared a penalty which they converted to seal Ulster's fate. Bourgoin 24 - 17 Ulster.
Ulster will be disappointed to not come away with a win after such a promising first half.
Bourgoin: F Denos, D Janin, R Coetzee, Y David, JF Coux, B Boyet, M Parra, A Tchougong, B Cabello, O Sourgens, D Fevre, B Williams, J Frier (capt), A Petrilli, M Rennie.
Replacements: JP Genevois, P Cardinalli, C Wyatt, Y Labrit, M Forest, S Laloo, M Nicolas.
Ulster: M Bartholomeusz; T Bowe, A Trimble, P Steinmetz, S Danielli; P Wallace, I Boss; J Fitzpatrick, R Best (c), B Young; M McCullough, C del Fava; N Best, K Dawson, R Wilson.
Replacements: N Brady, D Fitzpatrick, R Caldwell, D Pollock, K Campbell, N O'Connor, R Dewey.
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