Scottish Rugby News and Opinion


Podcast: Episode 115 – Unplugged


On this week’s podcast, which was broadcast live on Facebook, we catch up with the latest news from Scottish Rugby and what songs we’d ban from Murrayfield

The Super Six Pack

Cammy Black looks over the SRUs announcement of the sucessful bidders for Super 6 franchises and has some questions…

Dodson lays out the details

Ayr vs Gala

The plans for the Super Six are out. Rory takes a look at the Agenda 3 and what it might it mean around Scotland for rugby.

Glasgow Claim Back-to-Back Melrose 7s

Ruairidh Campbell summarises an enthralling afternoon of rugby at the Greenyards where Glasgow Warriors set out to defend the Ladies Cup but were almost toppled late on by the German national team.

Rugby is a Team Game

Dundee v Edinburgh Accies

Moody Blue looks into the team ethos of some of the Scottish Clubs and wonders what we are missing at professional level.

Melrose Rally to Retain RBS Premier Crown

Melrose are the RBS Premier A champions for the second year in a row. Dundee HSFP ran them close and Gala scared a lot of people, but it is all over now (bar Cup Finals day and 7s). Bring on the changes for next term.

British and Irish Cup Roundup

Melrose, Currie and Ayr all opened their British & Irish Cup campaign this weekend, taking on professional or semi-professional opposition in Bedford Blues, Leeds Carnegie and Plymouth Albion respectively. As if the pro-team wins weren’t enough to give us a little fillip here in the world of Scottish rugby, Melrose and Ayr both fought back […]

Rekindling An Old Fire

In the Borders rugby is a significant part of the region’s rural makeup. In almost all rugby clubs down there you will spot a wall with a framed mural on it, commemorating glorious years gone by. There is a rich heritage of match-ups between boroughs and towns bursting with civic pride. For many years these […]

End of Season Celebrations!

So that’s it. All wrapped up. We know who are League Champions. We know who are Cup Champions. We know who is in next season’s B&I Cup. We know who is relegated and we know who is coming up. Prem One is in the can for another season.

A Day Out In Melrose

On an unfeasibly warm Scottish Saturday a few South African’s were overheard complaining about a tanned backside…

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