Scottish Rugby News and Opinion


Will Scotland Ever Have a BO’D?

At the U20s World Cup, in Italy, Scotland have lost twice. Once to a pumped up South Africa side and once to an out of sorts England side. Two losses is still the most important fact, but I feel myself looking at performances.

Honey, Let’s Back the Kids

The Scotland under-20s have already left for their World Cup in Italy. In their ranks they have Duncan Weir, Mark Bennett and Stuart Hogg. They also, it must be said, go with mixed expectations.

The Highs and Lows of a Scottish Weekend…

We had two wins, a draw and a loss from various national teams. Sounds alright, doesn’t it? However, the public’s opinion of Scottish rugby is shaped entirely by the fortunes of the national side. Every other result is a bonus (or a continued indicator of the fallow years to come; although thankfully this doesn’t seem […]

Heineken Cup Pools 09/10

Here are the just announced Heineken Cup Pools for next year. Edinburgh have a pool that could prove difficult with both Bath and Stade Francais – but as Glasgow showed, Bath and French clubs are nothing to be feared. Ulster could be a force if their new coach gets them ticking and Ravenhill will always […]

Catch Scotland U20s this Afternoon

Just a quick note to say you can view Scotland’s U20 match against Samoa in the Pool stages of the Junior World Championship from Japan on Eurosport 2 at 4pm today (Friday) or via the IRB IRB website. England and Japan are also in the pool, and the team is coached by Rob Moffat.

Scottish Rugby News and Opinion