One of Tayside’s most prestigious male-only golf clubs has voted to admit women “with immediate effect” after a unanimous vote of its membership.
Dan McFarland’s decision to leave Scotland’s international management team is a blow to Gregor Townsend, but perhaps not a surprise.
Jonny Gray is staying in Scotland with the Glasgow Warriors after signing a new two year contract with the club.
Scotland predictably got a backlash from the Rugby World Cup schedulers for 2019 facing the Pool top seeds in their first game and precious little recovery time for the final pool match against Japan.
Edinburgh’s focus hasn’t wavered through a difficult two weeks and head coach Richard Cockerill doesn’t expect any change in Treviso as the club go for a fourth win in a row.
Kevin Craggs was a shocked as anyone to see Catriona Matthew on the range when he arrived at Des Moines on Monday.
Dame Laura Davies thought she should have been in this week’s RICOH Women British Open as of right, but the legend of the game made it anyway after a long day’s wait and a dramatic 14-way play-off in the Final Qualifying tournament at the Castle Course, St Andrews yesterday.
Even at the moment he appears to be storming back as a force, Padraig Harrington refuses to be fooled into believing in Indian summers and career renaissance.
Stephen Gallacher remains on track for an eleventh hour Open place at the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open and is ready to engage a higher gear at the weekend.
Padraig Harrington may have used up his entire quota of lucky Irishness in one round, but the last Open champion at Royal Birkdale seems to be warming up well ahead of his return there next week.