1872 Cup Pt I: Edinburgh 18-17 Glasgow

Edinburgh took on Glasgow in the first of three 1872 Cup legs this season, and a return to back to back festive derby matches. An early sending off threatened to turn it into a mouldy brussel sprout but Edinburgh fought back to make a cracker of it as Rory Baldwin looked on.

1872 Cup grows legs

The ancient inter-city rugby rivalry between Edinburgh and Glasgow will be given an extra leg to make it a best of three series, it has been announced (includes Edinburgh v Krasny vid).