Scottish Rugby News and Opinion


Shug Blake & Regulation 8

Cameron Black tackles the thorny issue of Hugh Blake’s call up and World Rugby eligibility rules…

Liaising With Lions

The World Cup is over, but just when you thought it was safe to forget about global rugby for a while they go and release the fixtures and dates for the 2013 British & Irish Lions tour.

Why I Support The Lions

Yesterday saw the announcement of a Lions test 22 shorn of any Scottish representation. Rory will still stick with them.

Geech Rumoured For London Scottish – Where Next for Basil?

With the player roundabout settling down a bit, the coaching roundabout has now stepped up as clubs complete their end of year reviews. The Times yesterday posited that Ian McGeechan could be headed to London Scottish after he hangs up his Lions boots, with current employers Wasps said to be unhappy at the current performance […]

Geech named Lions Coach – Big Cat Metaphors Start Now

Today Wasps Director of Rugby Ian McGeechan is expected to be named as the head coach for the next British and Irish Lions tour to South Africa in 2009. The former Scotland coach has become synonymous with Lions tours both as coach and player, and anyone who has seen his midweek team talks on the […]

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