Scottish Rugby News and Opinion


European Round 6: The Final Reckoning

Leone Nakarawa - pic © Al Ross

Richie Gray signs for Glasgow and Leone Nakarawa is back in action as Glasgow travel to Sale and Edinburgh welcome Agen, with both sides looking for bonus points.

Five Questions for the Scotland Selectors

Richie Gray on the charge for Scotland - pic © Al Ross/Novantae Photography

Just how settled is the Scotland squad? Rory takes a look at some of the key questions Gregor Townsend will have considered before the announcement of his next Scotland squad.

Away wins are the next step for Scotland

Richie Gray at the lineout

Rory takes stock ahead of the next “most important game of the season” to face Scotland, Ireland in Dublin. Gregor Townsend has recalled several big names to the training squad for the final push.

Gray and Hidalgo-Clyne drop out

Richie Gray - pic © Al Ross

Richie Gray and Sam Hidalgo-Clyne have been ruled out of the 2017 summer tour through injury. And WP Nel could be back in action as soon as this weekend for the Barbarians.

News Roundup

Sean Maitland - pic © Al Ross

Plenty of news on signings and transfers for the pro teams and beyond, and possibly a decision on a new artificial pitch for Scotstoun. Plus news that Castres are keeping Richie Gray, for a week at least.

Ireland 35-25 Scotland

Richie Gray - pic © Al Ross

Scotland went to Dublin with high hopes but suffered worrying lapses in discipline that all but cost them the game.

Scotland v South Africa: A History

David Denton is tackled by JP Pietersen - pic © Al Ross

Cameron Black looks back at Scotland’s decidely mixed fortunes against the Sprinboks over recent years but remains focussed on the “Ws”. Includes team announcements.

Scottish Rugby News and Opinion