Scottish Rugby News and Opinion


Podcast: Episode 128 – Wee Eck Suplex


On this week’s podcast Cammy and Iain look at Gregor Townsend’s squad and chat to Andy Lockwood from Rugby Vacancies about whether rugby players can transition to WWE

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.

The Beattie Identity

Parisse v Beattie, no contest? - pic © Al Ross

Andy McLellan looks at Scotland’s current issues at Number 8 and the rise and fall of Johnnie Beattie.

Ulster 12-13 Glasgow

Sean Lamont - pic © Al Ross

Defence dominated Glasgow’s visit to Ravenhill in round 2 of the new RaboDirectPRO12 season, but there was a sting in the tail courtesy of the fiesty Warriors.

Samoa 16-17 Scotland

Rob Harley - pic courtesy SRU

Scotland went to Samoa in search of a 3-0 test-series win in the southern hemisphere, and came away with one, but only just.

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?

Don’t You, Forget About Milk(/Glasgow)

Yup, amidst all the Six Nations excitement there is still some Magners League action on this weekend. Usually this is the point where the Scottish teams take a dip with all our top guys on International/A-Team duty, but with two A games already out of the way and no official A Six Nations, this weekend […]

Scotland Training Squad for Six Nations

Robbo has done what most of us hoped he would and named Rob Harley in his training squad for the Six Nations, at the same time calling up Jack Cuthbert and Jon Welsh from the A squad. So congratulations to them. Details of both squads of players can be found after the jump.

Glasgow Win 1872 Cup

Glasgow took home the silverware but over the two legs honours were shared with both sides taking the Magners League points – arguably more valuable – in their home fixtures.

1872 Cup – Round 1 Preview

With the 1872 Cup kicking off on Monday (1735GMT kickoff, coverage via BBC Alba), we take a look at some of the key team matchups for the game.

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