Scottish Rugby

Rejected Reds star Quade Cooper has taken the high road in Brisbane club rugby

EXILED Reds star Quade Cooper has been lauded for his professionalism and for not “throwing his toys out of the cot” despite a season long Super …

Glasgow Warriors

Unwanted Reds halfback Nick Frisby signs with Glasgow Warriors

ONE down, three to go.<p>The Reds have offloaded one member of their unwanted Wallabies quartet after halfback Nick Frisby signed a two year deal with …

Glasgow Warriors

Wayne Pivac expected to be announced as the new Wales head coach on Monday

Scarlets head coach Wayne Pivac is set to be confirmed as Warren Gatland’s successor as Wales head coach on Monday.<p>Pivac had topped a shortlist for the role that included Glasgow Warriors head coach Dave Rennie to take over from Gatland following the Rugby World Cup in Japan next year.<p>Gatland has …

Sport (UK)

Nick Frisby: Glasgow Warriors sign Australia scrum-half

Glasgow Warriors have signed Australia scrum-half Nick Frisby on a two-year contract, subject to the 25-year-old receiving a visa and passing a medical.

Glasgow Warriors

One Percenters: Frisby off to Glasgow, Two Blues rebrand

It's been another big week of rugby.<p>What have you missed on and off the field?<p><b>Frisby flying off to Glasgow</b><p>— Glasgow Warriors (@GlasgowWarriors) July …

Glasgow Warriors

The Queen is joined by two of her sons for Garden Party

@RoyalFamily/Twitter<p>@RoyalFamily/Twitter<p>The Queen has been joined by two of her sons, Prince Andrew and Prince Edward, at a Holyrood garden party.<p>The …

Royal Family

Ireland forwards coach Easterby to provide support for Ulster before head coach arrival

Hope remains that Dan McFarland will leave Scotland before January, but Easterby will work with the province’s young coaches on an interim basis.


Jason Harries: Cardiff Blues sign Welsh back from Edinburgh

Cardiff Blues

Two top Scottish rugby stars just sang Calon Lan perfectly and it was brilliant

A year has passed since the British and Irish Lions secured a drawn Test series in New Zealand - but it would appear that some players still remember …

News (Wales)

Scotland's Swinson out for up to six months with leg injury | Reuters

(Reuters) - Tim Swinson is to miss Scotland’s autumn internationals after the Glasgow Warriors lock was ruled out of action for around six months with a leg injury.<p>Rugby Union - Six Nations Championship - France v Scotland - Stade de France, Saint-Denis near Paris, France - 12/2/2017. Scotland's …

Sport (UK)

Graham Rowntree Wasps rumour quashed as Dai Young confirms coaching set-up

Rumours Wasps were interested in the services of Graham Rowntree have been quashed after the club's coaching team was confirmed.<p>The shock U-turn of …


New Zealand Super Rugby crowds good but South Africa, Australia on life support

If New Zealand Rugby was a person, they would be lamenting the annoying parasites clinging to their back.

New Zealand Rugby

Tim Swinson: Glasgow & Scotland lock out for six months; misses autumn Tests

Glasgow lock Tim Swinson will miss Scotland's autumn Tests after being ruled out for around six months.


Wane to switch codes

Shaun Wane will move to a role with Scotland rugby union when he leaves Wigan.<p>The SRU confirmed he will become its new high performance coach.<p>His …


Scotland snap up Wigan rugby league coach Shaun Wane

Scotland rugby coach Gregor Townsend believes rugby league recruit Shaun Wane can add "real value" once he switches from his role as Wigan Warriors …

New Zealand Rugby

Wallaby legend Stirling Mortlock sells at Pymble

Southern Highlands-bound retired Wallaby's skipper Stirling Mortlock and wife Caroline have sold their Pymble family home for $3.8 million before its …

Swimming Pools

Cam Dolan scores three tries as U.S. downs Canada in rugby test match

Cam Dolan scored three tries as the United States downed Canada 42-17 in a rugby test match on Saturday.<p>Nate Augspurger, Blaine Scully and Ruben de Haas also scored tries for the American team known as the U.S. Eagles. AJ Macginty had four conversions and two penalties.<p>Evan Olmstead and Jeff …

Glasgow Warriors

Canada's rugby struggles continue with loss to U.S.

The Canadian men's rugby team's struggles continued on Saturday with a 42-17 loss to the United States in Halifax.<p>Cam Dolan scored three tries as the …

Winter Olympics

Argentina 15-44 Scotland: George Horne grabs brace as Scots end tour on high

Scotland wrapped up their summer tour with a record victory over a woeful Argentina side in Resistencia.


Summer Tours: Scotland vs Argentina Preview

Scotland shockingly lost to the USA last week. Can they rectify that against Argentina this week?<p><b>Summer Tours: Scotland vs Argentina Preview</b><p>The 2018 …

Rugby Union

Gregor Townsend seeks Scotland atonement against Argentina

Scotland’s players received a rocket after failing to achieve lift-off in Houston last weekend and their head coach, Gregor Townsend, expects atonement against an Argentina side who have forgotten what victory tastes like.<p>Townsend has made eight changes for Saturday’s match in Resistencia from the …

Rugby Union

After losses to Scotland and Russia, Canadian men face tough test against U.S.

Canada and the U.S. have authored vastly different stories against the same teams during the June rugby international series.<p>The 15th-ranked U.S. …

Glasgow Warriors

Ulster Rugby: IRFU hopeful that Dan McFarland will join before January

IRFU performance director David Nucifora is confident that Ulster's new head coach Dan McFarland will take up his position before January.

Ulster Rugby

Gregor Townsend has given youth a chance to shine... but Scotland need to win

Gregor Townsend has given youth a chance to shine... but Scotland need to win, admits Gavin Hastings<p><b>Gavin Hastings believes Scotland's match against</b> …

Sport (UK)

Andy Farrell is Plan B for Ulster as wait for Dan McFarland goes on

Ulster agreed a deal with McFarland, Scotland's current assistant coach, to take over as head coach from Jono Gibbes for the next three …

Rugby Union

Tennent’s Lager tops up Scottish Rugby sponsorship

Tennent’s Lager has agreed a multi-year extension to its Scottish Rugby partnership, seeing players convene on Wellpark Brewery in Glasgow to …


International rugby headed to Halifax this weekend

The rugby game between the United States and Canadian teams marks the success of a four-year effort from Derek Martin.<p>The founder and president of …

Rugby Union

Scotland captain Stuart McInally returns to face Argentina among eight changes

<b>Scotland tour captain Stuart McInally has recovered from injury to start in their final tour game against Argentina on Saturday.</b><p>The Edinburgh hooker missed the win over Canada and defeat by United States with a calf strain.<p>His return is one of eight changes made by coach Gregor Townsend to the side …

Glasgow Warriors

Wasps, Bath, Toulouse and Leinster in Champions Cup pool of death

Leinster, the defending champions, have been drawn against Wasps, Bath and Toulouse in next season’s Heineken Champions Cup in a pool that boasts a collective 11 previous titles.<p>Leinster clinched their fourth European crown in Bilbao in May and have been pitted against Toulouse, also four-times …


Wasps, Bath, Leinster and Toulouse in Heineken Champions Cup Pool of Death

Wasps, Bath, Leinster and Toulouse in Heineken Champions Cup Pool of Death as Saracens secure easy group<p><b>The pool stages have been drawn for the</b> …

Sport (UK)