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Feb 11

Hogg and Scotland dig deep to get back on track

Sunday’s win over France was a test of character for Scotland and Stuart Hogg – and the full-back was delighted they passed it with flying colours.

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Feb 11

Scotland edge past France: How social media reacted

Greig Laidlaw’s flawless kicking helped Scotland to edge past France at BT Murrayfield for their first win of the 2018 NatWest 6 Nations.

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Feb 11

Brunel focused on positives despite narrow Scotland defeat

France may have gone down to a second NatWest 6 Nations defeat in as many weeks on Sunday but Jacques Brunel remains convinced they are on the verge of turning things round.

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Feb 11

Barclay: We knew we could turn it around

Scotland skipper John Barclay never lost confidence in his side as they came storming back to down France in dramatic fashion in the NatWest 6 Nations on Sunday.

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Feb 11

On this day: Clerc steals the points at Croke Park

Vincent Clerc tarnished Ireland’s rugby union debut at Croke Park as he darted through Irish defenders to secure a late 20-17 win for France back in the 2007 Championship.

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Feb 10

Gregor Townsend shakes up Scotland as redemption sought against France | Michael Aylwin

Coach has made six changes after chastening defeat in Wales while the visitors look to salve their own pain of defeat by IrelandThe anguished will gather in Edinburgh on Sunday. France suffered the most agonising of defeats in round one, scuppered by t…

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Feb 09

France Under-20s run in nine tries in big win at Broadwood

France Under-20s laid down a marker with a dominant performance at Broadwood Stadium as they saw off Scotland 69-19.

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Feb 09

Preview: Scotland v France

Not since 1992 have Scotland won back-to-back home games against France but despite last week’s humbling defeat to Wales, Gregor Townsend’s team will take lots of confidence into their clash with Les Bleus.

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Feb 09

Breakdown of the France team to face Scotland

Jacques Brunel made three changes to his France team for their clash with Scotland on Sunday at BT Murrayfield in their second game of the NatWest 6 Nations.

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Feb 09

Beauxis return after six-year absence among three France changes

Fly-half Lionel Beauxis will make his first international appearance in six years and headlines three changes to the France starting XV for their NatWest 6 Nations trip to BT Murrayfield to face Scotland on Sunday.

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Feb 08

What to watch out for in France’s team announcement on Friday

Jacques Brunel will have spent this week trying to help his France players get over the disappointment of Saturday’s loss to Ireland and on Friday morning (8:30AM GMT) he will name his team to take on Scotland.

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Feb 08

Preview: Women’s Six Nations Round Two

After an enthralling opening round of games in the 2018 Championship, attentions have already turned to round two.

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Feb 08

Scotland make six changes for France clash after drubbing by Wales

Ali Price makes way at scrum-half after poor start to Six NationsGregor Townsend demands response that will ‘energise supporters’Gregor Townsend believes it was not the “true” Scotland who were well beaten by Wales in their Six Nations opener and he is…

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Feb 07

FloRugby to stream every Women’s Six Nations match for US audiences

Fans of rugby in the US will now be able to enjoy every remaining match in this year’s Women’s Six Nations thanks to FloRugby.

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Feb 07

On This Day: France get off to winning start in the Stade de France

The Parc des Princes hosted its fair share of magical Championship moments over the years so in 1998 the pressure was on at the Stade de France to match those in its inaugural game in the Parisian suburbs.

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Feb 07

France Under-20s change seven for Scotland trip

France Under-20s have made seven changes to the team that beat Ireland in their Under-20s Six Nations opener as they prepare to head to Scotland in round two.

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