Scotland

‘Afterwards it felt like I had played in a World Series sevens event!’

During his playing days, Mark Robertson was always someone who liked to push himself - and that trend has continued into his coaching life and led to a recent charity challenge.
28 May 2020

Scotland confirm John Jeffrey as new interim chairman

Scottish Rugby has named former Scotland and British and Irish Lions international John Jeffrey as the interim chairman of the board.
25 May 2020

Bundy took on Bresler and now he is ready for French challenge

When up-and-coming Scottish rugby talent Ross Bundy made his senior debut for Stirling County when he was still at school, his opposite man was a professional player with a hard-hitting reputation.
24 May 2020

Scotland lock Tim Swinson to retire at end of 2019/20 season

Scotland lock Tim Swinson has confirmed that he will retire from professional rugby at the end of the 2019/20 season.
23 May 2020

‘This is your Everest boys’: Duo taking on mental health charity challenge

During Mental Health Awareness Week, sports men and women have been opening up in a bid to help others in similar situations - and the rugby players behind Support & Offload want to create a safe space for people to talk about their own issues going forward.
22 May 2020

Mhairi Grieve is ready to jump in and swim with the Sharks

A return to competitive rugby in the UK may still be some way away, but Sale Sharks new recruit Mhairi Grieve is buzzing about the thought of playing for the Tyrrells Premier 15s newcomers in 2020/21.
21 May 2020

Finn Russell available for Scotland selection - Gregor Townsend

Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend has backed fly-half Finn Russell to make a return to the national side after he was left out of the Six Nations tournament earlier this year.
16 May 2020

SRU disagrees with Dave Rennie's suggestion to award Leinster Pro 14 title

Scottish Rugby Union performance director Jim Mallinder said the board is looking forward for the resumption of Pro 14 once the situation improves.
30 April 2020

McMichael ready to roar when rugby returns

The inaugural FOSROC Super6 season may have been cut short due to the COVID-19 outbreak, but there were plenty of individual performances that caught the eye.
24 April 2020

Scotland team doctor James Robson does not expect game to resume anytime soon

Scotland team doctor James Robson believes the game is unlikely to have a resumption any time soon following the pandemic coronavirus.
24 April 2020

Scottish Rugby chairman Colin Grassie to step down in August

Scottish Rugby Union chairman Colin Grassie has announced that he will step down from the role in August.
23 April 2020

Six Nations considering second tournament in autumn - Report

The Six Nations unions are considering a second tournament to be played in the autumn as a contingency plan following the pandemic coronavirus.
23 April 2020

Glashan and Hurd fly the flag for Scotland in BUCS Team of the Year

Currently there are no Scottish university sides in the BUCS Super Rugby competition, but two players who have represented the Scots internationally at various levels impressed during the 2019/20 campaign.
22 April 2020

TRU Six Pack, Isolation Edition - John Hardie, Newcastle/Scotland

Next to answer our quickfire Isolation Edition questions is Scotland international and Newcastle Falcons' back-rower John Hardie.
14 April 2020

Scottish Rugby Union asks players to take pay cuts

The Scottish Rugby Union has confirmed salary cut for top players and executives following the financial instability caused by the pandemic coronavirus.
14 April 2020

“To have the legendary Bill McLaren commentating was the icing on the cake”

Today, April 13, marks 18 years since the legendary rugby commentator Bill McLaren, known as ‘The Voice of Rugby’, put down his microphone for one last time after a career spanning 50 years.
13 April 2020

TRU Six Pack, Isolation Edition - James Lang, Harlequins/Scotland

Next to answer our quickfire Isolation Edition questions is Scotland international and Harlequins' fly-half James Lang.
7 April 2020

Ex-Scotland captain Dougie Morgan dies aged 73

Former Scotland captain Dougie Morgan has passed away aged 73 following an illness.
6 April 2020

Finn Russell aims for Scotland return in July

Fly-half Finn Russell is hoping to make a comeback into the Scotland set-up during the July tour following a breakdown in his relationship with head coach Gregor Townsend.
5 April 2020

Taylor boxing clever as he aims to keep as fit as possible

Edinburgh and Scotland's George Taylor speaks to TRU's Gary Heatly about training in isolation why helping out his dad's business is keeping him fit during this unprecedented time.
3 April 2020