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A sticky situation in the centre

Where once the Scotland midfield was static and uninspired, the area of concern is now finding the most balanced partnership; or trying to shoehorn 6 into 2. The post A sticky situation in the centre appeared first on Scottish Rugby Blog.

Matt Toomua escapes red card decision after dumping Finn Russell

Leicester Tiger’s new man Matt Toomua was fortunate to escape with just a yellow card when he picked up and dumped Glasgow Warriors’ Finn Russell during last night’s European Champions Cup clash at Scotstoun Stadium. The former Wallaby got down low and picked up the Scotland international, tipping him past the horizontal and not bringing him down safely.

Rowland Phillips on capital move for Wales Women

Head coach Rowland Phillips is deligthed he can now call BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park home for his Wales Women’s side, who launch their international season next month with games against Scotland and UK Armed Forces in the heart of the capital city.

Preview: Glasgow v Leicester

Scotland prop Gordon Reid will make his 100th appearance for Glasgow Warriors in their Champions Cup opener against Leicester on Friday. The post Preview: Glasgow v Leicester appeared first on

Laidlaw to leave Gloucester Rugby for Clermont

Gloucester club captain Greig Laidlaw will leave the English Premiership Rugby club at the end of the season to join French Top 14 club Clermont. Scotland captain Laidlaw joined Gloucester from Edinburgh in the summer of 2014 comes off contract at the end of the season and has agreed to play in the Top 14. […] The post Laidlaw to leave Gloucester Rugby for Clermont appeared first on Rugby Week | Rugby News, Rugby Video & Fixtures.

Greig Laidlaw to leave Gloucester and join Clermont

Gloucester have confirmed that club captain Greig Laidlaw is to leave Kingsholm at the end of the current season and join French giants Clermont. The 31-year-old scrum-half who is currently captain of Scotland and who has won 53 caps for his country, is currently in his third season in the Cherry and Whites. Having moved […]

Hogg remains a Warrior

NEWS: Scotland international fullback Stuart Hogg has provided Glasgow Warriors with a massive boost after pledging his commitment to the club until at least May 2019.

Hogg pens new Warriors contract

Glasgow Warriors have received a major boost with the news that Scotland international full-back Stuart Hogg has committed his future to the club. The Scottish full-back has signed a new two-year deal with the Warriors which will keep him in Scotland until at least May 2019. The 24-year-old, who joined the Scottish Rugby Elite Development […]

Hogg signs up until 2019

Glasgow have announced that Scotland international full-back Stuart Hogg has signed a new contract with the PRO12 outfit until May 2019. The post Hogg signs up until 2019 appeared first on

Lacey And Clancy To Referee November Tests

IRFU international referees John Lacey and George Clancy will referee Test matches in Scotland and Italy next month, while France’s Mathieu Raynal and Jerome Garces and South Africa’s Marius van der Westhuizen and Jaco Peyper will have the whistle for Ireland’s four November games.

Kruger firing in Scotland

Jbe’ Kruger joined a share of 10th place at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship with a Thursday round of 68 at Kingsbarns in Scotland. The Bloemfontein local hasn’t rediscovered the heights of his 2012 Avantha Masters victory, but on Thursday it was all working and he went four under par at the coast.

Jones is best among peers

WP AWARDS: Scotland international Huw Jones walked away with the coveted Players' Player of the year Award, as well as the Most Promising Back at the 2016 Western Province Rugby Football Union Awards evening Tuesday, October 4.