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Scotland head to Twickenham to face a resurgent England

March 13 2011

Stopping the longest streak of failure in European rugby against a team almost rampant with self-confidence is the task facing a Scotland squad holding on to the last strands of confidence in a Six Nations that promised much but delivered the same old story.


Kirkcaldy RFC hope to escape relegation

April 1 2011

What should have been the last day of the club league season will turn out to be exciting after all, as Kirkcaldy attempt an escape from relegation to match any from Alcatraz or Colditz.


New-look Scotland for Calcutta Cup challenge at Twickenham

March 10 2011

Scotland will have their fourth different midfield partnership in as many games, another switch of scrum-halves and a further rejig of the back row as head coach Andy Robinson battles to come up with a combination to get his side back to winning ways in Sunday's Calcutta Cup match against England at Twickenham.


Ross Ford is driven by his World Cup ambitions

August 6 2011

Ross Ford almost drove himself over the edge in his determination to keep his Scotland place, but the hooker will be back fully refreshed and in peak condition for the first World Cup warm-up match against Ireland at Murrayfield.


France clash looks too soon for Scotland’s Johnnie Beattie

February 1 2011

Saturday's opening RBS 6 Nations match against France in Paris looks like coming just too early for Johnnie Beattie, with assistant coach Graeme Steadman admitting there was "a question mark" about whether the No 8 is ready three weeks after his return from injury.