Edinburgh found the appalling weather conditions arguably more difficult than the winless Southern Kings in the Guinness PRO14 at Myreside but eventually overcame both to get the bonus point win they wanted.
Resurgent Edinburgh won their fifth successive match with as good an all-round performance as the club has produced in years handing out a 37-10 thrashing to the visiting Ospreys in the Guinness PRO14 at Myreside.
The international windows should be an opportunity for Edinburgh rather than an example that they don’t have the strength in depth of other sides in the Guinness PRO14, believes coach Richard Cockerill.
The rails came off Edinburgh’s winning start to the Guinness PRO14 season as Benetton came from 14 points down to snatch victory in a controversial finish at Myreside.
Calum MacRae isn’t satisfied with Edinburgh conceding just one try in their opening two PRO14 games even if that’s a huge improvement on the defence he inherited.
Edinburgh's fine start to the Guinness PRO14 season under Richard Cockerill continued with a handsome bonus point victory over Dragons at Myreside.
New signing Robbie Fruean is a gamble for Edinburgh but one Richard Cockerill expects to pay big dividends for the club this season.
Edinburgh have a history “of having a great win and then a bad loss” which is keeping feet firmly glued to the ground after their encouraging opening Guinness PRO14 win at Cardiff.
Edinburgh have secured the services of their new British Lion Allan Dell and Namibian lock Anton Bresler for the new season as head coach Richard Cockerill continues to assess the squad.
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