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Glasgow Warriors 28 - 21 Exeter Chiefs: Stuart Hogg returns in win

With nothing but pride to play for, Glasgow displayed heaps of the stuff, producing their best performance of this European campaign to thwart any hopes Exeter had of progressing in the Champions Cup.

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Ben Vellacott in action for the Scotland Under-20 side. Picture: SNS

Allan Massie: England haven’t ‘stolen’ our players

A lot has changed in rugby in the last 20 years, but some things remain the same. This was evident in Dublin last Sunday. Glasgow were in the match for almost 20 minutes. Then they were right out of it. In that opening quarter 
Glasgow’s Ali Price was buzzing and full of vim; but it was his opposite number Luke McGrath who was named man of the match. Well, we’ve always known that in attack a scrum-half is dependent on the quality of ball he receives. Leinster delivered clean front-foot ball and McGrath revelled in the opportunities
granted him. Glasgow struggled to win ball and when they did so were often already going backwards. So McGrath ran free while Price was in chains.

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Stuart Hogg will makes his comeback for Glasgow against Exeter. Picture: SNS/SRU

Stuart Hogg returns as Glasgow coach focuses on performance

Scotstoun’s answer to the Seventh Cavalry came thundering over the hill, too late to save Glasgow’s woebegone European campaign but perhaps still able to salvage some pride against the Chiefs. The 
Warriors last went without a win in Europe 13 years ago, in season 2004/05.

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Stuart Hogg has not played since the November Tests. Picture:

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Stuart Hogg named in Glasgow team ahead of Six Nations

Scotland full-back Stuart Hogg will make his long-awaited comeback from injury in Glasgow’s European Champions Cup match against Exeter Chiefs at Scotstoun on Saturday.

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Stuart Hogg in action for Glasgow in their 34-18 Champions Cup defeat to Leinster at Scotstoun in October 2017. Picture: SNS Group

Glasgow Warriors keen for Stuart Hogg to see action against Exeter

Glasgow assistant coach Jason O’Halloran is keen to get Stuart Hogg back on the park against Exeter this weekend.

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Stuart Hogg is in training again as he battles back to fitness. Picture: Gary Hutchison/SNS/SRU

Scotland’s Stuart Hogg ‘itching to play for three weeks’

If Scotland supporters are 
feeling a flutter of anxiety over the fitness of star player Stuart
Hogg as his injury absence lingers on and the Six Nations opener fast approaches, it is nothing compared to the frustration of the man himself.


Scotland hooker George Turner signs permanent Glasgow Warriors deal

Scotland hooker George Turner has made his loan switch from Edinburgh to Glasgow a permanent move after agreeing a two-year Warriors contract.

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Six Nations: Uncapped quartet named in Scotland squad

Gregor Townsend has named his Scotland squad for the 2018 NatWest 6 Nations Championship, with four uncapped players included.

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Glasgow Warriors' Lee Jones and George Horne tackle Leinsters' Fergus McFadden during the Champions Cup pool three match at The RDS Arena, Dublin. Picture: Lorraine O'Sullivan/PA Wire

Leinster 55 - 19 Glasgow: Understrength Warriors well beaten

Leinster took just 34 minutes to register their bonus point as they saw off a depleted Glasgow Warriors side 55-19 at the RDS Arena to secure a European Champions Cup home quarter-final.

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Leinsters Luke McGrath clears as Warriors Tim Swinson goes to block at Scotstoun in November. Photograph: Gary Hutchison/SNS Group/SRU

Leinster v Glasgow: Why home side are overwhelming favourites

Glasgow play Leinster today in the Champions Cup although there is only one side with anything other than pride at stake. After an appropriately brave start at Exeter Chiefs, the Warriors have yet to land a blow in Europe, out-muscled and out-fought, despite Callum Gibbins’ best efforts, and how Glasgow could do with some of his dog in today’s fight.

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Adam Ashe is set for his firrat appearance after recovering from an ankle injury. Picture: SNS.

Return for Glasgow Warriors offers Adam Ashe chance to shine

Glasgow might not be able to progress to the Champions Cup quarter-finals but that is not to say that this afternoon’s tie against Leinster is a complete waste, writes Iain Morrison.

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Stuart Hogg has not played since Scotland's autumn Test against New Zealand. Picture: Neil Hanna

Stuart Hogg still missing for Glasgow as Six Nations looms

Dave Rennie wanted to talk about the team he had selected to play Leinster tomorrow afternoon in the Champions Cup tie that means nothing to Glasgow but plenty to the hosts. Instead he found himself fielding any number of questions about the man who wasn’t there.

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Stuart Hogg injured his hip against New Zealand. Picture:

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Stuart Hogg left out of Glasgow Warriors team for Leinster

Stuart Hogg has not been picked for Glasgow Warriors’ European Challenge Cup clash against Leinster on Sunday.

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Glasgow Warriors' Greg Petersen speaks to the media

Glasgow’s Greg Peterson on spending Christmas with the coach

The trip to face Leinster in the European Champions Cup on Sunday is meaningless for Glasgow but there is as much chance of them lifting the trophy in May as there is any of the Warriors players or coaching staff describing the remaining pool games in such terms.

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Glasgow coach: Scotland injury crisis could be a blessing in disguise

Glasgow forwards coach Jonathan Humphreys believes there is enough strength in depth within Scotland’s front-row corps to withstand the current injury crisis.

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Stuart Hogg could go into Six Nations after just one club game

Scotland full-back Stuart Hogg could go into the Six Nations with just one game under his belt after it emerged it was touch and go as to whether he would make his Glasgow comeback against Leinster on Sunday.


Ruaridh Jackson ready to fill Stuart Hogg void for Scotland

Ruaridh Jackson insists he’s ready to fill the void left by Glasgow Warriors team-mate Stuart Hogg if the superstar full-back is unable to recover in time for the Six Nations.

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Jonny Gray rises to grab possession at a lineout during Glasgow Warriors victory over Zebre on Saturday. Picture: Rex/Shutterstock

Glasgow Warriors dominate – and can only get better

They are 15 points clear in the Guinness Pro14 Conference A, have picked up ten bonus points in 13 games and could clinch their play-off spot in their next match. Yet Glasgow Warriors insist the best is yet to come.

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Warriors George Horne has support as he turns, ball in hand, ready to begin another Glasgow attack. Picture: Federico Matteucci/INPHO/REX/Shutterstock

Zebre 20 - 40 Glasgow: Warriors pick up bonus point win

Dave Rennie, the Glasgow Warriors head coach, is a pragmatic soul. He knows this was a far from perfect performance from his side, but they still came away with a bonus point win and a lot of players getting valuable game time as they gear up for the period when they have to cope with both injuries and players off on Scotland duty.

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Zander Fagerson suffered a freak injury in the gym. Picture: SNS/SRU.

Scotland rocked by Zander Fagerson injury blow

Scotland’s Six Nations hopes have suffered a crushing blow with the news that Glasgow Warriors tighthead prop Zander Fagerson faces at least two months out after picking up a foot injury in training 
this week.

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