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Vern Cotter says he left Scotland at right time

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Dave Rennie head coach of the  of the Chiefs. Picture: Anthony Au-Yeung/Getty Images

Glasgow-bound Dave Rennie’s Chiefs reach Super Rugby semis

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Scotland and Samoa fought out a thrilling pool match in Newcastle at the 2015 World Cup. Picture: Jane Barlow.

Scotland likely to face Samoa at 2019 Rugby World Cup

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Sam Warburton says All Blacks are still best in the world

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New job for former Scotland coach Matt Williams

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Edinburgh played their home matches at Myreside in the second part of last season

Edinburgh Rugby to play at Myreside for next three seasons

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Lions head coach Warren Gatland was initially positive  about playing a 'fourth Test'. Picture: PA.

England scupper Barbarians’ bid for fourth All Blacks ‘Test’

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Vern Cotter did what he was employed to do at Scotland, building a team and building confidence in his players. Photograph: Paul Devlin/SNS

Vern Cotter says he left Scotland at right time

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Scotland and Samoa fought out a thrilling pool match in Newcastle at the 2015 World Cup. Picture: Jane Barlow.

Scotland likely to face Samoa at 2019 Rugby World Cup

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Former Scotland coach Matt Williams. Picture: Ian Rutherford

New job for former Scotland coach Matt Williams

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The new kits. Picture: SRU

Scotland rugby team unveil new kits for 2017/18 season

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Scotland bucked the trend by playing in Fiji, but other Test sides have treated the Pacific nation abysmally. Picture: AFP/Getty.

Allan Massie: Scotland’s defeat in Fiji was no disgrace

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Stuart Hogg was injured playing for the Lions against Crusaders. Picture: Billy Stickland/INPHO/REX/Shutterstock

Stuart Hogg and Jonny Gray face up to six months out

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Warren Gatland has named another Lions Test squad devoid of the two Scots still on tour  Tommy Seymour and Greig Laidlaw. Picture: AFP/Getty

Scott Hastings: Lions tour a year too early for Scotland rugby team

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Duncan Taylor and Finn Russell key to Scots’ success - Paterson

Scotland

Scotland’s summer tour: Guide to how the players peformed

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Tour gives Scots a sense of direction under Gregor Townsend

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Fiji’s pace, power amd panache proved too much for Scotland

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The victorious Hawick team celebrate their comeback from 20-6 down to win by three points, keeping them in the top tier of Scottish rugby. Photograph: Ian Rutherford

Edinburgh Accies 20 - 23 Hawick: Green shoots of recovery

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Melrose's Jason Baggot scored two tries to help his side win the Border League title. Picture: Paul Devlin/SNS

Melrose 35 - 7 Gala: Rose clinch Border League title

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Melrose centre Nyle Godsmark, right, celebrates scoring the winning try against Ayr in the BT Cup final at Murrayfield. Picture: SNS/SRU

Nyle Godsmark’s sucker punch gives Melrose sweet revenge

Club Rugby

M’field Wanderers 28 - 41 Carrick: Carrick keep the title

Club Rugby

Blairgowrie 23 - 33 Portobello: Porty promenade to a win

Club Rugby

Melrose 23 - 18 Ayr 18: Honours even as Rose relish revenge

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Hillhead Jordanhill 26 - 23 Murrayfield Wanderers: Cup thriller

Club Rugby
Stuart Hogg was injured playing for the Lions against Crusaders. Picture: Billy Stickland/INPHO/REX/Shutterstock

Stuart Hogg and Jonny Gray face up to six months out

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Gregor Townsend in better position now to enjoy Scotland job

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Scotland's Huw Jones in action against Wales' Rhys Webb. Pic: SNS/Ross Parker

Fixtures for 2018 and 2019 Six Nations Championships announced

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Duncan Taylor runs through to score Scotland's second try in last year's Six Nations match against France at BT Murrayfield.   Picture Ian Rutherford

Allan Massie: There’s no need for Six Nations tinkering

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Allan Massie: Lions hopefuls caught in vicious circle

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Stuart Hogg retains Six Nations Player of Championship award

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Five moments that defined Scotland’s Six Nations campaign

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Injured Huw Jones to miss Lions and Scotland tours

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Jim Hamilton is bowing out as a European Cup winner with Saracens. Picture: Mark Runnacles/Getty Images

Jim Hamilton announces his retirement from rugby after final

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Rugby’s big hitters set to slug it out at Murrayfield

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Geoffrey Doumayrou scores Stade's third try against Gloucester in the European Challenge Cup final at BT Murrayfield. Picture: SNS/SRU

Gloucester 17-25 Stade Francais: No final glory for Laidlaw

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Gloucester's Greig Laidlaw is back on familiar ground at Murrayfield during the Captain's Run ahead of the European Challenge Cup final against Stade Francais.  Picture: Ian MacNicol/Getty Images

Bullish Greig Laidlaw relishing end of season Challenge

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Scotland scrum-half and captain Greig Laidlaw in action for Gloucester. Picture: Michael Steele/Getty Images

Greig Laidlaw aims to put cherry on top of Gloucester career

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Scotland captain Greig Laidlaw was injured against France in the Six Nations. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Scotland captain Greig Laidlaw set for return from injury

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Edinburgh's Phil Burleigh scores a try against La Rochelle. Picture: Bill Murray/SNS

Edinburgh 22-32 La Rochelle: Hodge’s men crash out of Europe

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Jason Tovey has been given Edinburgh's No 10 jersey after Duncan Weir disappointed against Scarletsy. Picture: SNS.

Duncan Hodge admits Duncan Weir omission was a “tough call”

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Edinburgh pick Jason Tovey ahead of Duncan Weir for Euro tie

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