Scottish Rugby News and Opinion


Edinburgh young guns will have to step up against Munster

Duhan Van Der Merwe

Some of Edinburgh’s young players will need to step up against Munster on Saturday, according to Head Coach Richard Cockerill. Bill Mata has been joined on the treatment table by back-row mates Magnus Bradbury and Luke Crosbie, while Scotland backs Henry Pyrgos and Blair Kinghorn are still out. Duhan van der Merwe and Jamie Ritchie, […]

PRO14 Round 20: Teams for the weekend

Matt Fagerson

It is the penultimate round and Glasgow are hunting a home semi with a trip to Leinster while Edinburgh are still looking to get out of the much tighter Conference B.

PRO14 Round 10: The Teams

Edinburgh forwards

Here are the teams for round 10 of the Guinnes PRO14. Edinburgh are sending a depleted squad to Munster while Glasgow welcome the Scarlets to the Scotstoun pitch.

Glasgow Warriors 37 -10 Munster

Callum Gibbins - pic by Al Ross

Glasgow served up the style, with a large side portion of grunt, to inflict a heavy defeat on their fierce rivals Munster, writes Iain Hay.

Munster 27-19 Edinburgh

WP Nel - pic © Al Ross

Gav Harper fills us in on the action from Cork as Edinburgh and Munster battled for a top 6 place.

Glasgow 6-13 Munster

DTH Van Der Merwe and Tyrone Holmes - pic © Al Ross

Rory Baldwin takes in the top of the table clash tonight between Glasgow and Munster. Someone would be heading home disappointed.

Edinburgh 29-23 Munster

WP Nel Harry Leonard - pic © Al Ross

Edinburgh face a desperate battle for European credibility this season and started it today with the visit of Munster. Rory Baldwin takes in the action.

Munster 34 – 17 Edinburgh

Munster started well in front of a strong home crowd with an alarmingly easy try for Danny Barnes and an earlier penalty given them by Scottish ref Neil Paterson. After that things settled down a bit with Phil Godman making a few breaks and throwing the odd hospital pass.

Your Rugby Season Starts Here

Scheduled matches to kick off the Magners League this coming Friday involving our favourite pro-teams: Edinburgh vs Munster – this one’s on Setanta but why not pop along to the match if you’re in Edinburgh. Season ticket sales have been going well so the atmosphere should be well up on what we’ve had in the […]

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