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New U20 Coaching Team Confirmed by Scottish Rugby

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Former Scotland U20 Head Coach Sean Lineen will reunite with Shade Munro, who most recently coached Scotland Women, to oversee the Scotland U20 programme this season.The pair previously coached together at Glasgow Warriors before...

Rugby – Edinburgh v London Scottish, Pre-season Friendly

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What purpose does the pre-season friendly serve? In many a football equivalent, the match serves as an indication that players have no wish to be injured before the start of the season proper, so it's a bit...

One Millionth Fan Welcomed by Scottish Rugby

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Scottish Rugby this week passed the one million ticket mark for fans watching Scotland matches at BT Murrayfield, since its run of 14 consecutive sell-out matches began in February 2017.Kicking off with the Scotland...

Rugby League – Scotland U19 v Ireland U19

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Ireland Under 19’s gained revenge for their home defeat against Scotland in April with a very disciplined and well structured performance at Livingston RFC yesterday.A late resurgence for a young Scotland side was not...

Hockey – brave Grassick back for Britain after 18-month injury lay-off

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Scotland men’s captain Chris Grassick makes his long-awaited comeback after injury in a key Great Britain clash with The Netherlands in the FIH ProLeague at lee Valley in London on Friday (7.30pm and live...

World Cup brief for Midlothian company

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A Midlothian-based company will help deliver sports presentation for what is expected to be the third most-watched sporting event in history. The ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup (CWC19) will be staged in England and Wales...

Testing Times Ahead for Scotland Hockey’s Women

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Scotland will play matches against Canada and France women with eight big matches of international hockey being contested at the Glasgow National Hockey Centre.Scotland women will play Canada in a five-match capped series...

Testing Times Ahead for Scotland Hockey’s Women

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Scotland will play matches against Canada and France women with eight big matches of international hockey being contested at the Glasgow National Hockey Centre.Scotland women will play Canada in a five-match capped series...

Rugby – Edinburgh v Munster, ERCC, Quarter-final

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Over 36,000 spectators turned out to watch Edinburgh's first European Champions Cup Quarter-final for several years on Saturday afternoon at BT Murrayfield. Their opponents were Ireland's perennial, final-stage 'fixtures', Munster. Although the home side...

Scotland’s Women Aiming for Promotion as EuroHockey Championship Tickets go on Sale

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Hockey fans across Scotland are being encouraged to get behind the Women's national squad as tickets for the 2019 EuroHockey Championship II go on general sale today (25 March 2019).The team, led by South...

Rugby – Edinburgh v Leinster, Guinness PRO14

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Ireland's Leinster were the opposition in Friday night's Guinness PRO14 match at BT Murrayfield in a game which, not only saw the welcome return of Matt Scott, but also heralded John Barclay's long awaited...
Player in white passing the ball

Rugby – Edinburgh v Cardiff, Guinness PRO14

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For the second, consecutive weekend, Edinburgh Rugby's Guinness PRO14 opponents were from the Principality of Wales, Cardiff Blues being the visiting side this time around. The match was also one of those rare, Saturday...
Players crash over the line near the posts

Rugby – Edinburgh v Dragons, Guinness PRO14

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Newport-Gwent Dragons were the first of the two Welsh teams - Cardiff Blues next week - to make the trip up to BT Murrayfield during the Guinness 6 Nations hiatus to play an Edinburgh side who...

Rugby – Edinburgh v Montpelier, ERCC – Round 6

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With a European Championship Quarter-final place up for grabs, Edinburgh were well aware that top French side, Montpelier, were more than capable of repeating the result of their first match back in October, in...

Edinburgh University Team Confirmed for 2019 Melrose Sevens

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Along with the Universities of St. Andrews and Durham, The University of Edinburgh has been invited to compete in the renowned Aberdeen Standard Investments Melrose Sevens rugby tournament this April.Founded in 1857, Edinburgh University...
Stewarts Melville v Biggar

Rugby – Stewarts Melville v Biggar, Tennent’s National League, Div. 2

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Proceedings commenced with Stew Mel kicking off towards the Castle on an overcast damp day. Their starting line-up was more or less as it has been on recent Saturdays, showcasing probably the best they...
Sean Maitland slides in for his 11th Scotland try

Rugby – Scotland v Argentina, 2018 Autumn Internationals

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Scotland's fourth, and final, match of their 2018 Autumn International Series was played at a damp and miserable BT Murrayfield in front of a full house of damp, and maybe, not quite so miserable,...
Scotland v South Africa

Rugby – Scotland v South Africa, 2018 Autumn Internationals

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With Scotland ranked sixth (pre-match), one place above Australia, in World Rugby Rankings, their latest opponents in the three-match Autumn Series, South Africa (World ranked fifth) expected a tough match ahead of Saturday's encounter...
Jack Stanley scoring under the posts

Rugby – Watsonians v Heriots, Tennent’s Premiership

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Heriots made the trip 'South' from Goldenacre to face Watsonians under the lights at Myreside on Friday night. With the home side lying two places below their visitors in the Tennent's Premiership, 'Sonians were looking...
Falkirk v Stewart's Melville

Rugby – Falkirk v Stewarts’ Melville, Tennent’s National League, Div. 2

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The teams were greeted by a pleasant day, with bright blue skies and a gentle breeze. Falkirk's ‘Sunnyside’ ground was living up to its name - unlike in 1746, when it was torrential wind...
Royal Regiment of Scotland Boxing Night

The Royal Regiment of Scotland Boxing Night 2018

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Last night (Thursday) at the Oriam Sports Performance Centre Edinburgh, The Royal Regiment of Scotland (SCOTS) competed, internally, in a Regimental Boxing Event. The five Regular battalions and the two Reserve battalions were represented...
Chloe Rollie in action against England in the 2018 Six Nations

Ground-breaking Women’s Rugby deal announced by BBC Alba

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An unprecedented number of women’s rugby matches will be televised over the next year thanks to Scottish Rugby reaching a ground-breaking deal with BBC ALBA. The deal includes not only the broadcast of the elite...
Stuart Hogg diving over for a try

Sam Skinner debuts on Hogg’s return from Injury

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Glasgow Warriors' and British & Irish Lions' full-back, Stuart Hogg, returns to Scotland's starting line-up for this Saturday’s Autumn Test against Fiji in front of a capacity crowd at BT Murrayfield Stadium (kick-off 2.30pm). Hogg...
BT Murrayfield

Autumn Tests Travel Advice

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Rugby fans heading to watch Scotland in the Autumn Tests 2018 this month are being advised to take note of traffic and travel information.In their first match this Saturday (10 November, kick-off 2.30pm), Scotland...
Stewarts Melville v Howe of Fife

Rugby – Stewarts’ Melville v Howe of Fife, Tennent’s National League, Div. 2

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Good to be home on familiar pastures once more. It seems we can never avoid Howe as we both ‘duck and dive’ within the national league structure. Despite their lowly league position, the stats...

Rugby – Stewart’s Melville 2 v Edinburgh Accies 2, Tennent’s National Reserve League, Division...

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While Stewart's Melville's first team were puting 13-man Howe of Fife to the sword at Inverleith, on the reserve pitch, their second team were entertaining Edinburgh Accies seconds in a Tennent's National Reserve League, Division...

Rugby – Edinburgh v Scarlets, Guinness PRO14

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Round 8 of the Guinness PRO14 saw Edinburgh Rugby welcoming Llanelli Scarlets to BT Murrayfield. Hoping to put behind them the defeat at the hands of Zebre in the previous round, the home side...

10th Full-house in a Row for Scotland

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Scotland's rugby fans fill the National Stadium to Capacity 10 times over. A tenth successive capacity crowd will roar on Scotland at the country’s biggest stadium, BT Murrayfield, next month in a run of sell-outs that...

Rugby – Edinburgh Rugby v RC Toulon, European Rugby Champions Cup – Round 2

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Edinburgh sweep aside former Champions at BT MurrayfieldComing off the back of a narrow defeat to Montpelier, Edinburgh welcomed the giants – in all senses of the word – of RC Toulon to BT...

Rugby – Watsonians FC v Edinburgh Academicals FC, Tennent’s Premiership

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Bonus-point win for 'Sonians at homeFriday night rugby returned to Myreside this week, but, with Edinburgh having abandoned ship and trudged back to BT Murrayfield, it was up to the Tennent's Premiership to provide the entertainment. Edinburgh...
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