Scottish Rugby News and Opinion


PRO14 Round 16: Teams for the weekend

Edinburgh and Glasgow are still in action on Friday night and although they clash with France against Italy, they have two crunch games to attract our attention.

Glasgow 14-26 Scarlets

Rob Harley - pic © Al Ross/Novantae Photography

On a bitterly cold night in Glasgow, a makeshift Warriors team failed to warm the cockles of their fans as they slipped to a disappointing 14-26 defeat at the hands of the Scarlets.

Walking Wounded Warriors

Pete Horne - pic © Al Ross

Here’s a Glasgow Warrriors injury update and some other bits and bobs from the week’s news.

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.

Ireland 28-22 Scotland

David Denton - pic © Al Ross

Scotland kicked off their season with a challenging trip to Dublin but showed up well against a team that was expected to beat them comfortably.

Leinster 34-34 Glasgow

Mark Bennett - pic © Al Ross

Rory picks up the scraps of his fingernails from the floor and uses the gnawed stumps to bring you a report from Glasgow’s latest visit to the RDS, so often the graveyard of their dreams.

Glasgow 19-16 Ospreys

Pat MacArthur - pic © Al Ross

Glasgow looked to do the Scottish double over Ospreys in two weeks. After the disappointing Wales game last week, could Al Kellock’s men restore some pride?

Bath 20 Glasgow 15

Sean Maitland - pic © Al Ross

Barry takes a look at Glasgow’s last outing in Europe this season. In the end they came close to keeping it going, but as so often before it was not quite enough.

Glasgow 7s 2014 – Review

Lee Jones - pic © IRB/Martin Seras Lima

Ruaridh Campbell takes in the Glasgow 7s tournament that saw Scotland finally perform to their potential at IRB Sevens level with their best finish in 5 years.

Seeing Off Samoa

Scotland have won well on their summer tour, but with more heat and more organised opposition in Samoa should there be tactical changes?

Scotland Tour Diary: Pt 2

Ross Ford in Fiji - pic courtesy SRU

Richie Vernon gives us the second part of his exclusive tour blog: the 1st Test against Australia, and arrival in Fiji.

Scotland Tour Diary: Pt 1

Richie Vernon fills us in on what has been happening with the Scotland squad. Part 1 covers assembly, meeting the squad and arrival in Australia.

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