Scottish Rugby News and Opinion


5 Key Points For Beating Wales

Cameron Black takes a look at how Scotland might deal with a wounded Welsh side in the last of our cut out and keep guides…

Ireland 28-6 Scotland

Sean Lamont - pic © Al Ross

Gav Harper watches through his fingers as Scotland kick off their Six Nations campaign.

Our Team: Centres

Sean Lamont - (c) Scottish Rugby Blog

With injuries abound and a number of candidates available Brodie Smithers looks at Scott Johnson’s options at centre.

Scotland Injury Update

Max Evans - © Scottish Rugby Blog

Scotland’s blindside flanker Alasdair Strokosch could miss the remainder of the RBS 6 Nations Championship on account of an injury he sustained in yesterday’s international against Wales in Cardiff, while Max Evans is also a worry.

RWC Build-Up: Our Back-Three, According To The Best

Let me set the scene for you: Scotland play 2 EMC Tests with 6 back-three options. They play one game against Ireland with S. Lamont, Paterson and Walker. Then they play against Italy with R. Lamont, Evans and Danielli. Then they take out Walker and send the rest off to New Zealand. My question for […]

Scotland’s Sunday In Numbers

When you read a national newspaper everyone is obsessed with numbers. People want a player rated out of 10, a statistical breakdown of offloads out of the tackle and the number of pints sold at a ground. Despite being sober and despite the improved nature of our performance we have still lost 3 in a row and look […]

Danielli In For 2nd Test

Nick De Luca has been the unlucky victim of a backs reshuffle by Andy Robinson that sees Simon Danielli in on the wing and Max Evans shuffle in to his regular position at 13. De Luca had some luck making line breaks on the outside of the Argentinian defence last week and presumably the thinking […]

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