Scottish Rugby News and Opinion


Is Edinburgh’s Attack Broken?

Edinburgh travelled to Scotstoun on Friday night aiming to retain the 1872 Cup. Everything was pointing in the right direction. So what went wrong? Craig takes a look.

Six Changes for Second Test

Tim Swinson and Henry Pyrgos Scotland - pic © Al Ross

Vern Cotter has made 6 changes ahead of the second test, including a new captain in the shape of Henry Pyrgos.

Scotland v Italy Player Rankings

Scotland coaching staff - pic © Al Ross

Ruairidh Campbell rates the players as Scotland take a 16-12 win over the Italians in what was a fairly uneventful game of rugby. UPDATE: contains YT link of full match for those that missed it.

Glasgow 32-10 Ulster

Al Kellock - pic © Al Ross

Rory Baldwin visits Scotstoun and finds a thriving home support given plenty to cheer about as Glasgow top the table.

Glasgow 37-10 Bath

Mark Bennett - pic © Al Ross

Glasgow welcomed Bath to Scotstoun for the European Champions Cup. Could they stand up to the Premiership high flyers? Or would it be more plucky defiance? In the end it was, pretty much, a demolition.

Cardiff 12-33 Glasgow

Pete Horne - pic © Al Ross

Glasgow went to Cardiff with high hopes of keeping their early season momentum rolling and despite the odd scrum wobble, came home happy.

South Africa 55-6 Scotland

Geoff Cross - pic © Al Ross

Rory takes in the final test against South Africa and reflects on the summer tour, the first under Vern Cotter.

Our Team: Scrum-Half

Greig Laidlaw - pic courtesy of Edinburgh Rugby/PA Images

Mike Blair has gone, Chris Cusiter is injured. Will we see Laidlaw and Pyrgos duelling for Scotland’s 9 shirt? Rory completes the XV.

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