Camperdown Golf Course, which is now officially earmarked for closure next year, is where many of us from Dundee learned to play the game.
England’s Jake Bolton birdied two of the last three holes while Scotland’s Matthew Clark bogeyed for them for a four-shot swing that won the Scottish Amateur Strokeplay Championship at the Duke’s Course, St Andrews.
None of the three casualties from Saturday’s restorative 17-14 victory over France will make the flight to Tbilisi for Scotland’s penultimate World Cup warm-up game against Georgia, believes head coach Gregor Townsend, with Sam Skinner looking the most concerning of the trio.
Gregor Townsend still looked a little dissatisfied in the aftermath of the 17-14 victory over France that finally got some momentum into their preparation for the Rugby World Cup in Japan, but it wasn’t because his team hadn’t put on a circus act.
Scotland bounced back from their trouncing last week in Nice to beat the French, but it was a battle won with sheer resilience and included what looked like a serious injury to a key man in their plans for the World Cup in Japan.
Scottish Rugby have dipped into rival England's performance team and lured the former Northampton Saints head coach Jim Mallinder north of the border to become their new Director of Rugby.
Greig Laidlaw has become the safety valve for when things go wrong for Scotland, and he’s called on to steady the ship again in the second Rugby World Cup preparation game at BT Murrayfield.
Pete Horne is used to walking the tightrope of selection worries so the current one for coming cut to a squad of 31 for the Rugby World Cup in Japan is nothing new.
Scotland will at last get a close look at Blade Thomson with a place on the plane to the World Cup wide open for the former Hurricanes No 8 as he makes his debut against France on Saturday in the second World Cup warm up game.
Some Scotland squad players may have seen their chance to go to Japan for the World Cup pass them by after just one outing in Saturday’s 32-3 hammering to France, admitted assistant coach Matt Taylor.