Glasgow could be poised to regain Scotstoun fan favourite Leone Nakarawa after the Fijian was sensationally sacked by Racing 92 yesterday.
Duhan van der Merwe’s try double helped keep Edinburgh on track for a Challenge Cup quarter-final place in a comfortable bonus-point try win over former European champions Wasps.
Paul Lawrie, the 1999 Open champion, twi-time Ryder Cup player and one of the foremost promoters of junior golf in Europe, has agreed to act as captain to the European Junior Ryder Cup team at the 2020 event in Wisconsin next September.
Darcy Graham will make his first Edinburgh appearance of the season against a “fully loaded” Wasps at BT Murrayfield tonight as the capital side seek to get their European Challenge Cup campaign back on track.
Edinburgh’s Pierre Schoeman would be playing for Scotland already if he had qualified through residency, believes Richard Cockerill, and he will be in three more years’ time.
Former Scotland captain John Barclay became the first of the World Cup veterans to call time on his international career yesterday, and in typically personal style.
Hamish Watson felt the whole rollercoaster of emotions from despair to relief to frustration in the last two months but the all-action flanker is now back for Edinburgh and for Scotland.