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Classic match: Wales’ historic bonus point win over Scotland

The 2018 Six Nations began in style with a classic encounter between Wales and Scotland in Cardiff.

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World Cup a factor in Scotland squad – Townsend

Every one of Scotland’s 40-man autumn Test squad has a “very good chance” of playing in the World Cup, says head coach Gregor Townsend.

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Three uncapped players in Scotland’s autumn squad

Gregor Townsend admits he is keen to continue giving new blood a chance after naming three uncapped players as part of his 40-man squad for the upcoming autumn internationals.

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Scotland call up England youth player Sam Skinner for autumn internationals

• Exeter second rower among Scotland coach’s uncapped trio • Scarlets’ Sam Johnson has represented New Zealand Under-20sGregor Townsend has included the uncapped trio of Sam Skinner, Sam Johnson and Blade Thomson in his Scotland squad for the autumn Te…

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Uncapped Thomson, Skinner and Johnson in Scotland squad

Uncapped Blade Thomson, Sam Skinner and Sam Johnson are named in Scotland’s 40-man squad for the 2018 Autumn Tests.

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Two disciplinary charges for Lozowski following Saracens’ win in Glasgow

England centre Alex Lozowski is given a two-week ban after being found guilty of dangerously entering a ruck in Saracens’ win at Glasgow.

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Scotland’s Gray out for ‘around four months’

Scotland lock Richie Gray is ruled out of the autumn internationals and at least part of the Six Nations through injury.

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Dave Rennie urges composure from Glasgow after loss to Saracens

Glasgow Warriors “just need to show more composure”, says head coach Dave Rennie following the 13-3 defeat by Saracens.

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Stuart Hogg: Family will influence decision whether to leave Glasgow Warriors

Family will come first says Glasgow Warriors full-back Stuart Hogg as he nears the end of his contract.

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Edinburgh ‘100%’ should have beaten Montpellier in Champions Cup – Richard Cockerill

Edinburgh “100%” should have beaten Montpellier in their Champions Cup opener, says Richard Cockerill.

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Glasgow Warriors v Saracens: Adam Hastings ‘can handle heat’ – Dave Rennie

Glasgow Warriors coach Dave Rennie backs fly-half Adam Hastings to stand up to a big test against Saracens.

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European Rugby Champions Cup: Montpellier hold off Edinburgh onslaught

Edinburgh fall just short of a huge Champions Cup upset, losing narrowly to Montpellier in France.

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Three to watch: Scotland Women ready for Autumn internationals

Scotland women have a packed autumn schedule to look forward to in preparation of the 2019 Six Nations campaign.

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Montpellier v Edinburgh: Pick your XV for the Heineken Cup opener

Put yourself in Richard Cockerill’s shoes… who would you pick for Edinburgh’s Heineken Champions Cup opener in Montpellier on Saturday?

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European Rugby Challenge Cup: Perpignan 24-41 Sale Sharks

Sale begin their European Challenge Cup campaign with a bonus-point victory at Perpignan.

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Richard Cockerill: All pressure is on Vern Cotter & Montpellier

Richard Cockerill says all the pressure is on Vern Cotter and Montpellier as Edinburgh prepare to face the French side in their Champions Cup opener.

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