Rugby union

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Ben Robbins finished-off a great break by Tom Gordon. Picture: Graham Stuart/SNS

Marr 12 - 24 Currie: Chieftains win but slip to third

Ross Jones opened the scoring for Heriot's with a penalty. Picture: Ross Parker/SNS

Heriot’s 29 - 49 Melrose: Visitors hit the heights

Craig Gossman stormed over the line. Picture: Gragham Stuart/SNS

Hawick 19 - 32 Ayr: Champions prevail

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Watsonians 27 - 10 Boroughmuir: Solo effort a bonus

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Krazny Yar 14 - 73 Edinburgh: Forward momentum pays off


Gregor Townsend faces multiple choice questions for Scotland

Edinburgh and Scotland flanker John Hardie. Picture: John Devlin/SNS

Shock ban for Scotland flanker John Hardie as autumn Tests loom

Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend doesnt have his problems to seek. 
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Gregor Townsend faces multiple choice questions for Scotland

Edinburgh and Scotland flanker John Hardie. Picture: John Devlin/SNS

Shock ban for Scotland flanker John Hardie as autumn Tests loom

Scotland and Edinburgh flanker John Hardie. Picture: Ian Rutherford

John Hardie suspended from playing for Scotland and Edinburgh

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Greig Laidlaw's injury was 'bad timing' says Gregor Townsend. Picture: SNS.

Scotland’s Gregor Townsend craves a quick Greig Laidlaw recovery

David Johnston, right, in action, having chosen rugby over football. Picture: Jack Crombie.

David Johnston has fond memories of Hearts and Murrayfield

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Injury blow: Greig Laidlaw. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Scotland captain Greig Laidlaw ‘out for 12 weeks’ after fracturing leg

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Rumour Mill: Celtic sweat over Lustig | Pena cleared of elbow | Bayern legend wants Killie job

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Melrose's Fraser Thomson was the principal provider of scoring passes. Picture: Graham Stuart

Melrose 66 - 10 Marr: Magnificent seven in a row

Frazier Climo scored two tries for Ayr. Picture: Gary Hutchison/SNS

Ayr 41 - 17 Heriot’s: Ayr show their class


Currie 30 - 24 Stirling County: Chieftains stand firm


Vital Aberdeen pools resources if it wants piece of Super Six

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Watsonians 10-22 Heriot’s: Visitors win with late try double

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Coach Cunningham urges Hawick to atone for 70-point rout

Simon Webster and Graeme Morrison help promote ticket sales for  this seasons 1872 Cup opener at BT Murrayfield on 23 December. Picture: SNS.

Graeme Morrison: Glasgow failure at Exeter was missed opportunity

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Henry Pyrgos is looking forward to the opening match in the European Champions Cup against Aviva champions and current league leaders Exeter on Saturday.

Glasgow’s Henry Pyrgos relishes switch from Africa to Europe

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Edinburgh Rugby head coach Richard Cockerill at Murrayfield. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Interview: Richard Cockerill on getting Edinburgh to love his team

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Playmaker Jason Tovey seizing his chance with Edinburgh

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Edinburgh v Zebre game far from elementary, says Watson

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The Six Nations trophy at Twickenham ahead of the 2017 Six Nations clash between England and France. Picture: Getty Images

Six Nations: England and France ‘could delay start’

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Retired BBC Radio Scotland rugby commentator Bill Johnstone outside Jedburgh Abbey. Picture: John Devlin

Interview: Bill Johnstone on his life behind the microphone

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

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Allan Massie: Lions hopefuls caught in vicious circle


Stuart Hogg retains Six Nations Player of Championship award


Five moments that defined Scotland’s Six Nations campaign

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Stuart Hogg has been training hard and is ready to play. Picture: SNS.

Stuart Hogg smashes club speed test to earn a start for Glasgow

Champions Cup
Jamie Bhatti will be up against Lions prop Tadhg Furlong on Saturday. Picture: SNS/SRU

Glasgow Warriors’ Jamie Bhatti ready to roar into lion’s den

Champions Cup
Glasgow Warriors' Stuart Hogg trains at Scotstoun. Picture: Paul Devlin/SNS/SRU

Stuart Hogg rides to rescue of Glasgow’s European campaign

Champions Cup
Sam Simmonds' late try for Exeter completed a disappointing day for Glasgow Warriors. Picture: Getty.

Exeter Chiefs’ big men bully Glasgow Warriors into submission

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Dave Rennie frustrated as Chiefs ‘choke’ Glasgow ambitions

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Dave Rennie warns Exeter will take Glasgow to a new level

Champions Cup
Vasili Artemyev captained the Krasny Yar team which shocked Stade Francais in Siberia last weekend.  Picture: James Crombie/INPHO/REX/Shutterstock

Krasny Yar captain Vasili Artemyev relishes facing Edinburgh

Challenge Cup
Edinburgh captain Magnus Bradbury was injured on a night out. Picture: Paul Devlin/SNS/SRU

Richard Cockerill demands answers over Marcus Bradbury’s night out

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Nick McLennan, above, remembers Krasny Yars players as being big physical guys, but not as skilled as New Zealanders

McLennan has all the skinny on Siberian rugby side

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Allan Dell will make his first start of the season for Edinburgh when they face London Irish. Picture: Gary Hutchison/SNS

Edinburgh face much changed London Irish side in Euro tie

Challenge Cup
Allan Dell returns to the Edinburgh side for the game against London Irish. Picture: Ian MacNicol/Getty Images

Allan Dell returns to Edinburgh starting line-up

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Edinburgh winger Tom Brown in training: Picture: SNS/SRU

Tom Brown can’t explain why Edinburgh do better in Europe

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We’d be close to bottom in England says Richard Cockerill

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Edinburgh rugby sent to Siberia in Challenge Cup

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