Scottish Rugby News and Opinion


WXV 2 Tournament Preview

Rachel Malcolm - pic © Peter Watt/N50 Images

Kevin Millar has all the essential information as Scotland Women prepare for the start of the inaugural WXV tournament

Scotland 44-38 Samoa

Scotland v Samoa by Al Ross

Scotland came out on top in high-scoring game but it was a far from comfortable outing against a determined and unusually practical Samoa side, writes Rory Baldwin.

Scotland team to face Samoa

John Barclay

Gregor Townsend has named 4 uncapped players in the squad to face Samoa on Saturday. Will injuries still allow Scotland to still play the free-running, pacy rugby he wants?

Scotland v Samoa: A History

Richie Gray - pic © Al Ross

Cameron Black continues our series of articles looking back at the history of matches between Scotland and their World Cup opponents.

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.

Watch Scotland vs Samoa

Scotland Logo © SRU - used with permission

Courtesy of the Samoan Tourism Authority, here is the complete Scotland vs Samoa test match from last night.

Scotland Team to Face Samoa

Scotland Logo © SRU - used with permission

Scotland team to face Samoa has a few changes but nothing too major. UPDATE: bench released UPDATE: now with Samoa team

Walker In A Winter Wonderland

Scotland 19-16 Samoa Scotland brought their Autumn International series to a close with a narrow win over a determined bunch of Samoans, who seem to have replaced their free-wheeling and high-tackling style with something far more difficult to overcome. Consistent access to this group of players and a bit of work on the set piece […]

Analysing the Samoans

When you look at the Samoan team there are a few frames that stick out. Namely, those of Mapasua and Tuilagi.

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