Scottish Rugby News and Opinion


England v Scotland: 5 Key Battles

Cameron Black is fed up of writing about Scotland’s ill discipline so turns to look at the 5 key battles in the forthcoming Calcutta Cup and ends up writing about discipline anyway

Where are we now?

Cameron Black takes a look at Scotland’s performances under Scott Johnson to see what progress he’s made

Seeing Off Samoa

Scotland have won well on their summer tour, but with more heat and more organised opposition in Samoa should there be tactical changes?

Scotland Have Chances to Kill Off This Tour

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The selections are yet to be announced, but maybe Scotland will go in for the kill rather than risk results in the hands of young players. Such a move would certainly help Andy Robinson’s cause.

The Key to Beating Australia on Tuesday

With a lot of injuries and a fair few bolters the Aussie squad to play Scotland is one that poses questions. The biggest being: Do Scotland attack the scrum or the lineout?

Lest We Get Carried Away…

Glasgow have done magnificently to make the Rabo playoffs and Edinburgh surprised everyone, but lets not declare a miracle just yet. There is a long way to go before we proclaim these teams two of the best in Europe.

Scotland’s Looming Predicament

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Andy Robinson is considering his next announcement about his position. Leave? We’re damned if he does; damned if he doesn’t…

What Was Said At The Team Announcement

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Andy Robinson only made one change but emphasised the need to target Ireland’s ‘World Class’ back-row and to nullify the Irish ‘choke tackle’.

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