Scotland

Covid-19 breach leads to Sean Maitland's axing in Scotland squad

Scotland wing Sean Maitland will not link up with the squad ahead of their final round of the Six Nations game against France following a breach of Covid-19 protocols.
28 October 2020

Nelson: Scotland ‘can’t take foot off the gas’ after France draw

Helen Nelson says Scotland "can't take their foot off the gas" after clinching a dramatic draw with France in the Women's Six Nations on Sunday.
27 October 2020

Zoom in for a debut try, Zoom chat with proud parents - now van der Merwe is focused on the Six Nations

Duhan van der Merwe was pleased with the impact he made on his Scotland debut, but now the Edinburgh man is targeting the next step in the Six Nations.
26 October 2020

Gregor Townsend pleased with Scotland's win over Georgia

Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend lavished praise on his side following their 48-7 win over Georgia at Murrayfield Stadium on Saturday.
25 October 2020

Match Report: Scotland 48 - 7 Georgia

Darcy Graham and Fraser Brown scored two tries apiece as Scotland warmed up for the upcoming Six Nations and Autumn Nations Cup with a 48-7 win over Georgia at Murrayfield Stadium on Friday.
24 October 2020

Finn Russell returns for Scotland for Georgia clash

Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend has recalled Finn Russell for the upcoming clash against Georgia to be played at Murrayfield Stadium on Friday.
22 October 2020

“He deserves everything that comes his way”: Dulwich College proud of Oli Kebble ahead of Scotland debut

South Africa-born Oli Kebble will make his Scotland debut in Friday's meeting with Georgia at Murrayfield and part of his journey to the international stage came at Dulwich College in London.
21 October 2020

Focus on “family, enjoyment and the game” has Blair back to his best

After being named in Gregor Townsend's plans last week, Blair Cowan is determined to relish his Scotland recall after a tough period in his career.
19 October 2020

Finn Russell: Everyone is driven to try and win the Champions Cup

Ahead of the Champions Cup Final, TRU heard from Scotland and Racing 92 fly-half Finn Russell as he prepares to take on Exeter Chiefs on Saturday afternoon.
16 October 2020

Lee Anne Steel: “Grassroots rugby is the lifeblood of the sport”

It has been a tough few months for rugby clubs in Scotland, but it was great to hear that Livingston RFC president Lee Anne Steel had been awarded a British Empire Medal in the Queen's Birthday Honours List.
15 October 2020

The old and the new: Cowan and van der Merwe urged to grab their opportunities

Finn Russell's return to the Scotland set-up may have caught the attention, but TRU's Gary Heatly has singled out two other members of Gregor Townsend's squad who can seize their chance this autumn.
13 October 2020

Finn Russell included in Scotland squad for Autumn internationals

Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend has recalled fly-half Finn Russell for the final round of the Six Nations and the Autumn Nations Cup.
13 October 2020

Parc y Scarlets to host Wales' games against Scotland and Georgia

Welsh Rugby Union has confirmed that Parc y Scarlets in Llanelli will host the Wales' rescheduled Six Nations game against Scotland on 31st October.
24 September 2020

Branded bootlaces to highlight Rugby Against Racism campaign in Scotland

Over the last few months, we have seen members of the rugby community throughout the world taking a stand against racism - and now Scottish club player Callum Bell is keen to keep the conversation going.
16 September 2020

Scotland players agree to reduction to salary

Scottish Rugby players have agreed for a reduction in salary package following the financial hit created by the pandemic coronavirus.
1 September 2020

Purewal aiming high as young Scot prepares for English Championship with Richmond

Lockdown and the subsequent phases have been tough for many young rugby players, but Aaron Purewal turned the ‘downtime’ into a positive.
27 August 2020

Back-row talent Muncaster back in Scotland and learning from the best

Those who watched Edinburgh Rugby defeat Glasgow Warriors at BT Murrayfield on Saturday will have noted that their back-row is very strong and young Ben Muncaster hoping to feature in Richard Cockerill's plans soon.
26 August 2020

Daughter has been “silver lining” for Dean - now he wants PRO14 silverware

When Edinburgh Rugby’s Chris Dean picked up an injury against the Ospreys in a pre-season friendly last September, none of us could have imagined that the 2019/20 rugby campaign would still be ongoing, but the Pro14 returns this weekend.
21 August 2020

James the Jackal ready to live US dream

James Malcolm believes the experiences he has gone through with Glasgow Warriors, Doncaster Knights and London Scottish in recent years will help him as he steps out of his comfort zone to move to Dallas in a few months’ time.
19 August 2020

Darcy Graham straining at the leash to get back to scoring tries

Darcy Graham bagged four tries on his last outing back in January - and now the Edinburgh Rugby winger has recovered from injury and is determined to get straight back to scoring ways.
17 August 2020