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Hibs’ youngster’s international call-up delayed by coronavirus

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In sporting terms, Hibs’ striker Jamie Gullan has been hit harder than most due to the suspension of football due to the coronavirus pandemic after his first international appearance was cancelled just as his...

Rugby – Edinburgh Rugby v Cardiff Blues, Guinness PRO14

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Round 13 of the Guinness PRO14 saw Cardiff Blues make the trip up from Wales to try to put a dent in the hosts', currently, successful run. Edinburgh, on the other hand, were looking to maintain their...

Rugby – Edinburgh v Connacht, Guinness PRO14

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Being, as we are, in the middle of the Six Nations, this match would be a test of squad depth, as much as anything, as Connacht made the trip from wet and wild West...

Berwick on Tweed teenager wins European Jiu-Jitsu title

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Abbi Rae (17) from Berwick upon Tweed dominated her bracket and won Gold at the largest - by number of entrants - Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu competition in the world, the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation (IBJJF)...

Rugby – Edinburgh v Southern Kings, Guinness PRO14

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The first match of 2020 at BT Murrayfield saw South African side, Isuzu Southern Kings, take the field to face an Edinburgh Rugby side flying high in the Guinness PRO14's Conference 'B'. With only...

Rugby – Edinburgh v Glasgow, Guinness PRO14 and 1872 Cup

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Edinburgh Rugby entered 'Round 2' of the 1872 Cup series, four points down on their derby-match opponents, Glasgow Warriors. With PRO14 points at stake, never mind Cup bragging rights, would the home side be able to claw back...

Performance Academy Launched by Edinburgh Napier University and Cricket Scotland

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The Cricket Scotland Performance Academy, launched today (26 November), will support the development of young male and female cricketers and encourage the continuing development of the sport across the country. It will use Edinburgh...

Rugby – Edinburgh v Bordeaux-Begles, European Rugby Challenge Cup R2

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Following on from their bonus point, away, win at Agen the previous week, the second round of the European Rugby Challenge Cup saw Edinburgh facing another French side, this time at BT Murrayfield. Bordeaux-Begles were the team...

Rugby – Edinburgh v Dragons, Guinness PRO14

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For the second home match in a row BT Murrayfield welcomed a Welsh team for the latest Guinness PRO14 match-up against an Edinburgh side who were gradually blending their World Cup 'absentees' back into...

Rugby – Scotland v Serbia, Rugby League World Cup Qualifier

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With the Rugby League World Cup due to be held in England in 2021, Scotland were keen to get their final group qualification hurdle off to a good start with a win over the...

Rugby – Edinburgh v Scarlets, Guinness PRO14

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Scarlets Rugby made the trip up to BT Murrayfield for the fourth round clash in this season's Guinness PRO14 with Edinburgh. Coming off the back of a heavy defeat away to Leinster in the previous round, the...

2019 IFSC European Climbing Championships – Day 2, Lead Finals

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The Edinburgh International Climbing Arena (EICA):Ratho took centre stage this weekend as it welcomed some of the world’s leading sport climbing athletes for the IFSC European Climbing Championships 2019. With nineteen countries represented, and...

2019 IFSC European Climbing Championships – Day 1

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The 2019 IFSC European Climbing Championships are being held this weekend at the EICA:Ratho in Edinburgh. The competition is held every two years in the disciplines of lead, speed and boulder. In this year's...

Scottish Paraclimbing Club

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The Scottish Paraclimbing Club is the first of its kind in the UK providing opportunities for those with additional support needs and disabilities to get involved in climbing and progress in the sport. The...

Rugby – Edinburgh v Zebre, Guinness PRO14

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Italy's Zebre were the first visitors to BT Murrayfield on Saturday evening as the 2019-20 Guinness PRO14 season got under way. With both teams having players away on World Cup duty, this match would be a test...

Rugby – Edinburgh v Ospreys, Pre-season Friendly

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On paper, Saturday's match against Ospreys looked to be the more taxing of Edinburgh's two pre-season friendlies, played to get the side 'going' before the season proper starts in two weeks. In reality, the...

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...

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...

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...

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