Scotland

Joe Harvey Column: Lions coaches give us an insight into selection

Following the British and Irish Lions coaching announcement on Tuesday morning, TRU’s Joe Harvey has written his thoughts as to how he thinks Warren Gatland’s Lions will shape-up for the tour to South Africa.
18 April 2021

Calendar clashes, taking a back seat and being second or third choice - A Lions Tour like no other

Following the announcement of the British and Irish Lions’ coaching announcement for the upcoming tour to South Africa, Warren Gatland, Gregor Townsend, Steve Tandy and Robin McBryde discussed this summer's trip to face the Springboks.
17 April 2021

Steve Tandy says Scotland players 'have definitely put their hands up' for Lions selection

Steve Tandy, along with Gregor Townsend, will be part of Warren Gatland's coaching group for the Lions tour this summer and the Scottish contingent heading to South Africa is likely to grow.
14 April 2021

Warren Gatland names fresh and exciting coaching group for British and Irish Lions tour

The British and Irish Lions boss has announced his backroom staff for this summer's tour of South Africa and it will be a new group of coaches tasked with defeating the world champions.
13 April 2021

Scotland's Hamish Watson wins Six Nations Player of the Championship award

Scotland flanker Hamish Watson has been announced as the Six Nations Player of the Championship for the recently concluded 2021 edition.
3 April 2021

Stuart Hogg Interview: Last year was one thing but the ability to back it up is another

Following a successful Six Nations campaign for Scotland, Stuart Hogg's focus has turned to Exeter Chiefs and targeting more European glory.
2 April 2021

New kids on the block: Introducing Scotland’s uncapped quartet

They are gearing up for their Women's Six Nations opener against England on Saturday, and Gary Heatly exclusively spoke to those who have witnessed the rise of Scotland's uncapped quartet.
31 March 2021

Scotland's Finn Russell handed three-week ban following red-card against France

Scotland fly-half Finn Russell has been handed a three-week ban following his red-card incident in the recently concluded Six Nations game against France.
30 March 2021

TRU's Team of the Six Nations 2021 and Verdict

After the rearranged France v Scotland game on Friday night, the TRU team have picked their Six Nations XV of the tournament.
29 March 2021

Video Highlights: Six Nations - France v Scotland

The final game in this year's Six Nations tournament saw Scotland edge out France 27-23 in Paris.
29 March 2021

Taulupe Faletau, Louis Rees-Zammit among nominees for Six Nations Player of the Championship

Wales and Ireland have dominated the nominees for the Six Nations Player of the Championship for the recently concluded 2021 edition.
29 March 2021

150 years of international rugby: “Let’s remember the pioneers"

Today - March 27 2021 - is the 150th anniversary of the first ever game of international rugby which saw Scotland beat England at Raeburn Place in Edinburgh in 1871.
27 March 2021

Match Centre: France 23-27 Scotland

Wales have clinched the Six Nations title in this year's competition as Scotland stunned France with a 27-23 win in the final game of the tournament in Paris on Friday.
27 March 2021

Grant Gilchrist: “I’ve got a young son that I am missing, but we are in camp with our best mates”

TRU's Gary Heatly heard from Scotland's Grant Gilchrist about life in a Covid-19 bubble and why Gregor Townsend's men can finish their Six Nations campaign on a high against France.
26 March 2021

Scotland captain Stuart Hogg hurt by talk of France expectations

Scotland captain Stuart Hogg revealed that he was hurt by France's expectations of winning the Six Nations title ahead of the final game in Paris on Friday.
26 March 2021

Scotland's Matt Fagerson ruled out of clash against France

Scotland will miss the services of Matt Fagerson for the final game of the Six Nations game against France in Paris following an ankle injury.
26 March 2021

Gregor Townsend pleased with availability of five English-based players for France game

Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend was pleased with the deal to have five English-based players released for the final game of the Six Nations against France.
25 March 2021

Finn Russell returns to Scotland line-up for clash against France

Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend has made four changes to the starting line-up for the rescheduled Six Nations game against France.
24 March 2021

Sean Maitland, Jonny Gray miss out on Scotland selection for France clash

Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend has left of Sean Maitland out of the 29-man squad for the rescheduled Six Nations game against France to be played on 26th March.
23 March 2021

France move to third place in World Rugby Rankings

France and Ireland have made progress in the World Rugby Rankings following the conclusion of the latest round of Six Nations played last weekend.
23 March 2021