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Fantasy Rugby Forum – Tight Five

The 2018 NatWest 6 Nations is less than a week away and that means it’s time to start planning your team for the Official 2018 NatWest 6 Nations Fantasy game.

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Scotland’s John Barclay: ‘There is expectation on us and that’s exciting’

Scotland captain John Barclay knows his side has to improve its record on the road to have a chance in the Six NationsThe flowering of Scotland was a feature of rugby union’s climate change last year. Having withered on the Six Nations’ vine for most o…

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Six Nations 2018: Gregor Townsend faces selection dilemma at scrum-half

Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend faces a tough selection decision at scrum-half, says assistant coach Mike Blair.

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Richie Gray ruled out of Wales opener

Richie Gray has been ruled out of Scotland’s NatWest 6 Nations opener against Wales with a calf injury.

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Six Nations: Scotland’s Richie Gray out of Wales opener

Lock Richie Gray is ruled out of Scotland’s Six Nations opener against Wales in Cardiff on Saturday because of a calf injury.

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England have strength in reserve over their depleted Six Nations rivals | Paul Rees

Eddie Jones’s side are well placed to chase down a third successive title, despite missing a number of LionsThe Six Nations launch was a story of the sick nations. Between them they had 57 players either doubtful or unavailable for at least the opening…

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Scotland good enough to take on any team, says coach Gregor Townsend

• Scotland reinvigorated after autumn internationals• Townsend is ensuring players have high energyWill Scotland be kingmakers or contenders in the Six Nations? The answer will be clearer on Saturday when they travel to Cardiff in the opening round.Sco…

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Townsend and Barclay ready to bring organised chaos to NatWest 6 Nations

The countdown is on and it is now just one short week away until Rugby’s Greatest Championship explodes into action once again.

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Corbisiero excited by dangerous Scotland side

Scotland can boast their best-ever NatWest 6 Nations line-up according to former England prop Alex Corbisiero.

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Hogg: Everybody is excited for the challenge ahead

Stuart Hogg made his debut for Scotland in the NatWest 6 Nations six years ago in Wales and the fullback cannot wait to return to the Principality Stadium.

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Six Nations: Who would make your greatest ever Scotland rugby team?

Andy Irvine or Gavin Hastings? John Rutherford or Gregor Townsend? Ian McLauchlin or Tom Smith? Select your greatest Scotland XV.

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Wales scrum-half Rhys Webb out of Six Nations

Wales’ British and Irish Lions scrum-half Rhys Webb is out of the 2018 Six Nations because of a knee injury.

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Six Nations 2018: Scotland must be better than in the autumn to win title – Gregor Townsend

Scotland need to raise their level from the one they produced in the autumn to be in Six Nations contention, says Gregor Townsend.

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Townsend learning from coaching greats

Gregor Townsend has been picking the brains of a slew of coaching powerhouses from across the sporting world and he’s convinced that will only help Scotland in this year’s NatWest 6 Nations.

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Townsend to wait on fitness of Dunbar and Gray

Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend faces an anxious wait on the fitness of second row Richie Gray and Alex Dunbar ahead of the 2018 NatWest 6 Nations.

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Scott Lawson: Hooker was always hopeful of Scotland recall

Scott Lawson never gave up hope of an international recall despite a three-year absence from the Scotland team.

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