Scottish Rugby News and Opinion


PRO14 Round 8: Teams for the Weekend

Sam Hidalgo-Clyne - pic by Al Ross

Sam Hidalgo-Clyne returns to Murrayfield while Blade Thomson makes his debut. Glasgow travel to Swansea to face the Ospreys. Everyone is a bit understrength.

Edinburgh 37-10 Ospreys

Jason Tovey

Richard Cockerill’s Edinburgh had a pretty good weekend with a bonus point win over the Ospreys. Several players have since been called up to the Scotland squad.

PRO14 Round 8: Edinburgh vs Ospreys

Jamie Ritchie and Magnus Bradbury

Edinburgh take on the Ospreys this team and despite both squads losing players to international duty, the Edinburgh team is fairly familiar.

RaboDirect PRO12 Restarts

If you’re a little depressed by the fact that discussion of the World Cup Final – which should really be the pinnacle of our game – has degenerated into tit for tat claims about foul play and the IRB stepping in to fine one group of men for holding hands while watching another group of […]

Review and Preview

This week has seen Geech face the possibility of a 3 man reshuffle to his Lions squad, with Tom Shanklin now joining Tomas O’ Leary on the injury list and Munster’s Alan Quinlan facing the possibility of a ban for gouging Leo Cullen in the Heineken Cup Semi Final. While there are a couple of […]

Edinburgh vs Ospreys

Probably the last chance for those of us without Setanta to see one of the Scottish pro-teams in action on the telly, tomorrow night on BBC Wales (Channel 991 on digital). Edinburgh will be hoping to finish strongly, but they have picked a side shorn of Southwell and Webster so they will look to the […]

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