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Why the Scottish Cup is better than the FA Cup

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Can Hibs defend the Scottish Cup? Picture: Greg Macvean

Ten most intriguing storylines of the Scottish Cup fourth-round

Scottish Cup
Kristoffer Ajer has signed for Kilmarnock. Picture: SNS.

Kilmarnock sign Celtic midfielder Kristoffer Ajer

Kilmarnock
William Nel has been ruled out of the Six Nations. 
 Picture Ian Rutherford

WP Nel ruled out of Six Nations through injury

Rugby union

Rumour Mill: RB Leipzig plan £6m bid for McKay| May interests Hearts and Hibs| Nagbe still dreams of Celtic

Rangers

Hibs invite Rudi Skacel to bring race hate charge

Hearts

Australian Open: Andy Murray in last 16 after win over Sam Querrey

Andy Murray

Mark Warburton: Rangers have ‘unfinished business’ in cup

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Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers with the clubs chief executive Peter Lawwell, who Rodgers insists is a wonderful ambassador not just for Celtic but for Scottish football. Picture: SNS

Brendan Rodgers defends ‘wonderful’ Celtic CEO Peter Lawwell

Celtic
Can Hibs defend the Scottish Cup? Picture: Greg Macvean

Ten most intriguing storylines of the Scottish Cup fourth-round

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Barrie McKay is wanted by RB Leipzig.

Rumour Mill: RB Leipzig plan £6m bid for McKay| May interests Hearts and Hibs| Nagbe still dreams of Celtic

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Andy Halliday, centre, celebrates after putting Rangers 2-1 up in last Mays Scottish Cup final which they eventually lost as Hibs rallied with two late goals. Picture: SNS

Mark Warburton: Rangers have ‘unfinished business’ in cup

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Hibs manager Neil Lennon clutches the Scottish Cup. Picture: Craig Foy/SNS

Hibs boss Neil Lennon: We don’t want to let cup go

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Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers with the clubs chief executive Peter Lawwell, who Rodgers insists is a wonderful ambassador not just for Celtic but for Scottish football. Picture: SNS

Brendan Rodgers defends ‘wonderful’ Celtic CEO Peter Lawwell

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Aberdeen manager eager to strike loan deal for Stevie May

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Hibs invite Rudi Skacel to bring race hate charge

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Brendan Rodgers vows to keep Gary Mackay-Steven and Nir Bitton

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Neil Lennon wants to recreate the winning feeling with Hibs

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Edinburghs managing director Jonny Petrie is determined to make Myreside a home with a true club feel to it. Picture: SNS/SRU.

Edinburgh set to burst into European Challenge Cup’s last eight

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Scotland head coach Vern Cotter at BT Murrayfield yesterday. Picture:  Neil Hanna Photography

Departing Scots coach Vern Cotter keeps his mind on the job

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Injured WP Nel doubt for Six Nations admits Vern Cotter

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Scotland name Six Nations squad: recall for Matt Scott

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Allan Dell: Right mindset will seal Edinburgh home quarter

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Andy Murray is through to the final 16 of the Aussie Open(AP Photo/Aaron Favila)

Australian Open: Andy Murray in last 16 after win over Sam Querrey

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Novak Djokovic makes a backhand return during his shock defeat to Uzbekistan's Denis Istomin. Picutre: Kin Cheung/AP

Novak Djokovic’s hunger questioned after stunning defeat

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Johanna Konta serves during her win over Naomi Osaka of Japan at the Australian Open. Picture: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

Johanna Konta enhances her status as a genuine contender

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Andy Murray is watched by his coach Ivan Lendl during practice. Picture: Dita Alangkara/AP

Andy Murray odds-on favourite after Novak Djokovic exit

Tennis
Serbia's Novak Djokovic, right, shakes hands with Uzbekistan's Denis Istomin after his shock defeat in the Australian Open second round.  Picture: Paul Crock/AFP/Getty Images

Novak Djokovic knocked out of the Australian Open

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Sir Andy Murray shows his discomfort as he tries to run for the ball after injuring his ankle during his second round win over Andrey Rublev at the Australian Open. Picture: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

Sir Andy Murray makes net gains in Melbourne despite pain

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Dan Evans celebrates his victory against Croatia's Marin Cilic. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Dan Evans defeats Maric Cilic for best win over his career

Tennis

Federer extends run of reaching 3rd round to 18 Aussie Opens

Tennis

Andrey Rublev must box clever to trouble Andy Murray

Andy Murray

Andy Murray upset by unfamiliar water bottle at Aussie Open

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Serena Williams wins - then bangs the drum for equality

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Open champion Henrik Stenson,who leads the 2017 Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship, wants to make that Claret Jug some company with more major titles.  Picture: David Cannon/Getty

Henrik Stenson leads in Abu Dhabi after 8-under first round

Golf
Golfer Catriona Matthew has been named an ambassador for the Badminton World Championships
in Glasgow later this year. Picture: Lorraine Hill

Shuttlecock diplomacy: Matthew back to her badminton roots as
ambassador for Glasgow worlds

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Scotland's Paul Lawrie during the Pro Am event prior to the start of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship at Abu Dhabi Golf Club. Picture: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

Ryder Cup skipper Thomas Bjorn gets extra pick for 2018

Golf
Jura golf course.

Jura island course creator has designs on golf conference

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8am Round Up: Injured Rory McIlroy pulls out of Abu Dhabi event

Golf

Martin Dempster: Shot Scope puts Scotland on technology map

Golf 1

8am Round-Up: Back-to-back titles for Thomas as Knox breaks $1M barrier

Golf

Graeme Storm pips Rory McIlroy to win South African Open

Golf
Jockey Brian Hughes guided Project Bluebook to victory in the feature race at Musselburgh. Picture: Daniel Smith/Getty Images

Brian Hughes and Project Bluebook win Musselburgh feature

Horse Racing
Calum MacLeod formed a crucial partnership with Matthew Cross. Picture: Donald MacLeod

Scotland win again ahead of crunch game with Ireland

Cricket
India's Yuvraj Singh celebrates scoring his 14th ODI century at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack. Picture: Aijaz Rahi/AP

India’s veteran batsmen sink England’s one-day hopes

Cricket
14th Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival will feature some of Scotland's top adrenalin-junkies.

Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival to showcase extreme sports

News
St. Kilda. Picture: Isla J. Robertson. National Trust for Scotland.

Six great Scottish islands you can only reach by sailboat

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Could the NFL be heading to Edinburgh? Picture; Getty

NFL ‘could host a game at Murrayfield’

News

Scotland hold nerve against Dutch to seal semi-final spot

Cricket

Trainer Evan Williams enjoys double delight at Ayr

Horse Racing

Top athletes promote positive coaching

News

Aberdeen Grammar shock volleyball champions Queensferry

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David Hunter, left , Gavin Dear and Lewis Allison (CTO) with the Shot Scope wristband. Picture: Ian Georgeson.

Martin Dempster: Shot Scope puts Scotland on technology map

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Celebration time: England captain Bobby Moore and his first wife Tina at a reception following their World Cup victory in July 1966.  Picture: Reg Burkett/Getty Images

Aidan Smith: Pele, Bobby Moore and Mexico ’70 memories

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