Scottish Rugby News and Opinion


Scotland v Fiji: Player Ratings

Scotland v Fiji

Cammy Black reflects on Scotland’s first home opening test and tries a new approach to dishing out the ratings (Includes Squad Update 12/11)

Dunbar to miss summer tour with hamstring injury

Alex Dunbar

Scotland defensive lynchpin and all-round good chap Alex Dunbar has been ruled out of the summer tour because of injury. He’ll be able to watch it on council telly though… UPDATE: Richie Gray also set to miss out.

PRO14 Round 20: Glasgow and Edinburgh win

Pete Horne

Both the pro teams had a winning weekend, with Glasgow overcoming Connacht and Edinburgh blasting the Scarlets second string into next week in an 8 try demolition.

Away wins are the next step for Scotland

Richie Gray at the lineout

Rory takes stock ahead of the next “most important game of the season” to face Scotland, Ireland in Dublin. Gregor Townsend has recalled several big names to the training squad for the final push.

Glasgow 31-10 Ospreys

Alex Dunbar

Having battled it out in the rain of Galway last weekend, Glasgow welcomed last year’s semi-finalists the Ospreys to sunny Scotstoun, as John Anderson watched on.

Connacht 12-18 Glasgow Warriors

Connacht v Glasgow

In the wind and rain of Galway, it was a vital opening day win for Dave Rennie’s Warriors as Alex Dunbar hit the 100 appearances mark with a powerful performance.

A sticky situation in the centre

Matt Scott - pic © Al Ross

Where once the Scotland midfield was static and uninspired, the area of concern is now finding the most balanced partnership; or trying to shoehorn 6 into 2.

Scottish Rugby News and Opinion