Former Lions prop battling cancer

2019-11-21 11:46

Former Scotland captain and British and Irish Lions prop Tom Smith has revealed he's battling cancer.

Angry war of words fuels Japan v Scotland RWC clash

2019-10-12 08:52

An angry war of words between Japan and Scotland has injected an element of needle into their typhoon-threatened Rugby World Cup clash.

Scotland need to be 'spot-on' against Japan - Townsend

2019-10-09 13:07

Scotland will have to be "spot-on" when they take on Japan on Sunday for a place in the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals, coach Gregor Townsend has warned.

Irish loss gives Scotland fresh RWC hope against Samoa

2019-09-29 07:09

Ireland's surprise defeat by Japan has blown open up the race for quarter-final qualification from Pool A at the Rugby World Cup.

Russell holds key to Scotland's World Cup hopes

2019-09-05 09:36

Scotland coach Gregor Townsend believes he has his strongest squad in his two-year tenure, but if they are to shine at the World Cup then Finn Russell will have to be at his best.

Skinner ruled out of Scotland's RWC campaign

2019-08-27 15:14

Scotland coach Gregor Townsend's pleasure at beating France was dulled by the news that Sam Skinner has been ruled out of the Rugby World Cup.

Scotland forced to change for France Six Nations clash

2019-02-21 12:56

Scotland have made four changes to their starting line-up to face France in this Saturday's Six Nations clash in Paris.

Scotland can challenge for 6 Nations crown - Townsend

2019-01-16 17:35

Coach Gregor Townsend believes Scotland can challenge for the Six Nations crown despite an extensive injury list containing 19 internationals.

Scotland boss makes sweeping changes for Pumas

2018-11-21 13:46

Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend has made nine changes to his starting line-up for their Test against Argentina at Murrayfield on Saturday.

Rassie heaps praise on 'quality' Scotland coach

2018-11-16 19:46

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus has heaped praise on his Scottish counterpart Gregor Townsend ahead of the Test in Edinburgh.


Japan will be 'tough to beat' at RWC, says Townsend

2019-10-13 19:06

Japan are a quality side that will be very tough to beat at the Rugby World Cup, Scotland coach Gregor Townsend said after his side crashed out.

Scots plead for Test go-ahead as typhoon threatens campaign

2019-10-10 13:23

Scotland coach Gregor Townsend has urged Rugby World Cup chiefs "to do all they can" to make sure his side's must-win match against Japan is played.

Scotland 'still in' RWC says Townsend after Samoa success

2019-09-30 17:42

Scotland coach Gregor Townsend said his side were "still in the tournament" after an "exceptional" 34-0 win over Samoa.

Scotland change entire back-row for critical Samoa clash

2019-09-28 09:27

Scotland coach Gregor Townsend has changed his entire back row for their Rugby World Cup match against Samoa,

Scotland make 10 changes for trip to Georgia

2019-08-29 14:29

Scotland coach Gregor Townsend made 10 changes to the side that beat France last weekend for the trip to Georgia.

Under-fire France to show different face against injury-hit Scotland

2019-02-22 10:34

Under-fire France might never have a better opportunity to get their Six Nations back up and running as they host Scotland.

Scotland hand debut to Sam Johnson for Six Nations opener

2019-01-31 15:59

Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend will hand a Test debut to Glasgow centre Sam Johnson for the Six Nations opener at home to Italy.

7 uncapped players named in Scotland squad

2019-01-16 13:13

Head coach Gregor Townsend has named seven uncapped players in his 39-man Scotland squad for the Six Nations, which starts next month.

Scots back Jones to bounce back against Boks

2018-11-16 21:11

Huw Jones was recalled for Scotland’s Test against the Boks because he’s been fresh and extra sharp in training, coach Gregor Townsend says.

Scotland boast superb home record since 2015 World Cup

2018-11-15 10:19

The Springboks take on Scotland at Murrayfield on Saturday knowing that their hosts are formidable on their own soil.

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