Category: Scotland Rugby

Scotland Rugby News

Jan 14

Glasgow ‘got a lesson’ from Leinster – Rennie

Coach Dave Rennie says missing 15 injured players was no excuse for the manner of Glasgow’s 55-19 European hiding by Leinster.

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Jan 14

Which exiled Scots are in Six Nations contention?

BBC Scotland assesses the form and fitness of Scots based in England and France pressing for a place in Gregor Townsend’s squad.

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Jan 14

Glasgow Warriors: WhatsApp group helps injured players, says Adam Ashe

Glasgow Warriors back row Adam Ashe says he was helped during his recovery from ankle surgery by a WhatsApp group for injured players.

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Jan 13

Edinburgh can still improve, says head coach Richard Cockerill

Edinburgh’s progress to the Challenge Cup quarter-final is a “stepping stone”, says head coach Richard Cockerill.

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Jan 12

Nelson swaps skis for boots as Scotland build into 2018

Skiing and rugby might not seem the most complementary of sports but for Helen Nelson a background on the slopes has helped her develop on the pitch.

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Jan 12

Toolis looks to build on November form for Scotland

Ben Toolis is targeting a place in Scotland’s NatWest 6 Nations squad which will be named on Tuesday after becoming a mainstay during the summer tour and the Autumn Internationals.

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Jan 12

Scottish Rugby encouraged to form players’ association

Scottish Rugby is encouraged to endorse an “incredibly important” players’ association by the sport’s international player representatives.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/42635021

Jan 12

Does Scottish rugby need a players association?

Scottish rugby would benefit from a player representative body, says International Rugby Players Association chief, Omar Hassanein.

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Jan 12

Stuart Hogg: Full-back will be fit for the Six Nations, says Rennie

Glasgow Warriors head coach Dave Rennie says Scotland full-back Stuart Hogg will be ready for the Six Nations next month.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/42665927

Jan 12

European Champions Cup: Leinster 55-19 Glasgow Warriors

Leinster secure a home Champions Cup quarter-final by scoring seven tries in a thumping 55-19 win over Glasgow to win Pool Three.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/42654418

Jan 12

Edinburgh prop crisis for Challenge Cup after request for extra player is refused

Edinburgh, missing five props, are refused permission to register an extra one for their European double-header with Stade Francais.

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Jan 11

Darryl Marfo: Scotland prop set to miss Six Nations matches

Edinburgh prop Darryl Marfo is likely to miss Scotland’s opening Six Nations matches as he struggles to overcome a back injury.

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Jan 11

Edinburgh pip Stade in thriller to book last-eight spot

Junior Rasolea’s late try secures a thrilling European Challenge Cup victory for Edinburgh and a home quarter-final.

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Jan 11

Laidlaw nears return from injury

Scotland scrum-half Greig Laidlaw is expected to be fit in time for this year’s NatWest 6 Nations, according to his club ASM Clermont Auvergne.

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Jan 11

Glasgow Warriors: Greg Paterson – Champions Cup win at Leinster can boost Pro14 bid

Glasgow lock Greg Peterson says ‘getting one-up’ on Leinster in Europe can give their Pro14 title ambitions a boost.

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Jan 10

Hogg nearing return to action for Glasgow Warriors

Scotland full-back Stuart Hogg is nearing a return for Glasgow Warriors and could feature for his club side this weekend, according to Warriors assistant coach Jonathan Humphreys.

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