It was a case of mixed emotions for the Scottish 7s side as they finished 7th at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow but experienced the rarity of playing in front of a large and vocal home crowd.
Rory takes in the final test against South Africa and reflects on the summer tour, the first under Vern Cotter.
Scotland sign off the 2013-2014 rugby season with the final mix and match caboodle to face South Africa. Can they pull off an unlikely win?
Scotland ticked off their second continent of the three continent, 4 test “loony” tour with a visit to Argentina in Cordoba.
Ross Ford and Nick De Luca are back in the Scotland line up alongside new captain Grant Gilchrist. That’s sure to set the heather ablaze with chatter…
Canada v Scotland post updated with thoughts on the game and looking forward to Argentina
Pete Horne, Kelly Brown and Grant Gilchrist have been added to the Scotland team to face Canada this weekend.
Rory Baldwin takes on tiredness, American commentators and the Daily Record website and emerges victorious the after the Showdown in H Town, just like Scotland did and about as scrappy.
A busy day for Tom Heathcote, as he was announced as Edinburgh’s newest standoff and also switched schedules with Ruaridh Jackson for the summer tour.
Glasgow came unstuck at the last hurdle as they came up against a superior Leinster team aiming to give Leo Cullen and Brian O’Driscoll a triumphant send-off.
Rory runs the rule over the final squad of the 2013/14 season, as Glasgow Warriors fly over to Dublin intent on returning home with silverware.
Vern Cotter’s first squad announcement came in the form of, well, two squads.
Glasgow welcomed Munster to a first Scottish home semi-final to see if they could become the first of our pro-teams to make a league final.