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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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Glasgow Warriors: Huw Jones ‘going great guns’ – Dave Rennie

Glasgow Warriors head coach Dave Rennie hails the form of “dynamic” centre Huw Jones after a big win over Zebre.

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Edinburgh: Darcy Graham in frame for Montpellier contest

Richard Cockerill says Darcy Graham could have played himself into his Champions Cup thoughts after Edinburgh’s win over Cheetahs.

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Classic match: Sizzling Scotland blow France away

On a weekend when France required a victory to keep alive their hopes of winning the title, Scotland produced a magnificent display of rugby to earn a resounding triumph in the penultimate game of the 2016 Six Nations.

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Edinburgh start Socino & Johnstone v Cheetahs

Edinburgh claim consecutive Pro14 wins for the first time this term with a hard-fought bonus-point victory over Cheetahs.

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Glasgow Warriors 36-8 Zebre: Strong second half delivers bonus-point win

Glasgow Warriors cemented their place the top of Pro14 Conference A with a bonus-point win over Zebre.

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Forrest & Easson to assist Scotland Women

Scotland Women appoint Scott Forrest and Bryan Easson as assistant coaches to Shade Munro before their autumn Tests.

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Doddie Weir fund raises £250k for MND research

The money will allow researchers to find out if existing drugs could help people with motor neurone disease.

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Glasgow Warriors ‘have long way to go to beat Saracens’, says Rennie

Glasgow have much to improve on if they are to beat Saracens in the Champions Cup, says head coach Dave Rennie.

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‘Horrible’ Edinburgh should have lost – Cockerill

Edinburgh “should have lost” and their defence was “horrible” in their 31-30 win over Benetton on Friday, says head coach Richard Cockerill.

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