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Glasgow Warriors hammer Munster in Scotstoun thriller

Glasgow Warriors score four tries and move to the top of Pro14 Conference A with an attacking display against Munster at Scotstoun.

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Glasgow Warriors’ Adam Ashe turning game – and his life – inside out

Glasgow Warriors forward Adam Ashe reveals how a self-help programme transformed his life and his rugby career.

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Edinburgh’s Richard Cockerill ready to wield axe against Scarlets after Benetton loss

Edinburgh head coach Richard Cockerill says some senior players will be dropped for the match against Scarlets after the loss to Benetton.

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Highlights – Edinburgh 17-20 Benetton

The tries from Edinburgh’s Pro14 defeat by Benetton at Myreside (UK users only).

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Edinburgh played like Sunday team in loss to Benetton – Richard Cockerill

Richard Cockerill says Edinburgh’s display was “unacceptable” as Benetton secure their first win outside Italy in 41 games.

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Jones keen to grab second opportunity with Scotland

Lee Jones waited five long years for his fifth international cap for Scotland when he took to the field in their famous win over Australia this summer.

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Pro14: Edinburgh Rugby 17-20 Benetton Rugby

Angelo Esposito scores two tries as Benetton come from behind to consign hosts Edinburgh to their first Pro14 defeat of the season.

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Finn Russell: Scotland fly-half will benefit from Lions stint – Jason O’Halloran

Despite only getting five minutes of match action, Finn Russell will be a better player for his Lions experience, according to Jason O’Halloran.

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Edinburgh Rugby: Robbie Fruean on heart ops and World Cup hopes

Edinburgh centre Robbie Fruean talks about coming back from heart surgery and his hopes of playing in the 2019 World Cup.

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Heart ops put rugby into perspective for Fruean

Two heart operations have put the challenges of rugby into perspective for Edinburgh centre Robbie Fruean.

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Pro14: Dave Rennie cautious of expansions following time in Super Rugby

Glasgow Warriors head coach Dave Rennie insists that league expansions must truly add to the competition following his experiences of Super Rugby “bringing in teams that aren’t as strong.”

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Glasgow Warriors: Dave Rennie ‘really keen to drive’ culture at Warriors

New Glasgow Warriors head coach Dave Rennie wants to boost the connection with the local community as he believes it makes the team “play better on Saturdays.”

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Blair Kinghorn pushing for Scotland call-up, says Scott Hastings

Scott Hastings believes Edinburgh’s Blair Kinghorn could force his way into the Scotland squad for the autumn internationals.

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Pro14 highlights: Glasgow Warriors 31-10 Ospreys

Watch Clwb Rygbi’s Welsh-language highlights as Alex Dunbar’s brace of tries earn Glasgow Warriors a bonus-point Pro14 win over Ospreys at Scotstoun.

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Edinburgh 35-18 Dragons: Richard Cockerill – ‘It was far from comfortable’

Edinburgh head coach Richard Cockerill laments his side’s sloppy performance despite a bonus-point win against Dragons.

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Rennie tips Scotland fly-half Russell to impress

Dave Rennie has heaped praise on Scotland fly-half Finn Russell after taking over at Glasgow Warriors.

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