Scotland Autumn Internationals Rugby News
John Jeffrey believes Scotland currently have strongest team of all time
4th September 2023
World Rugby vice-chairman John Jeffrey believes Scotland have arrived at the Rugby World Cup with their strongest team of all time and are now operating at a level that will strike fear into the top nations on the planet.
Duhan van der Merwe helps Scotland overcome half-time deficit to beat Georgia
26th August 2023
Duhan van der Merwe led the charge with a double as five-try Scotland overcame another half-time deficit to ensure they headed off to the World Cup on a triumphant note by beating Georgia 33-6 at Murrayfield.
Injured Scotland wing Darcy Graham replaced by Kyle Steyn for Georgia clash
25th August 2023
Darcy Graham has been ruled out of Scotland’s World Cup warm-up match with Georgia on Saturday after suffering a quad strain.
Gregor Townsend: It is time for Scotland to raise their game ahead of World Cup
23rd August 2023
Gregor Townsend has called on Scotland to take their game “up to another level” in their final World Cup warm-up match against Georgia on Saturday as he dismissed any notion of wrapping his key men in cotton wool ahead of the looming global showpiece.
Zander Fagerson eyes Scotland's World Cup opener after red card 'roller coaster'
17th August 2023
Zander Fagerson admits he is “relieved” not to have had his World Cup dream dashed by suspension after going through an emotional “roller coaster” in the aftermath of his red card in Scotland’s recent home win over France.
Stuart McInally to retire after omission from Scotland’s Rugby World Cup squad
16th August 2023
Stuart McInally’s rugby career is over after the long-serving Edinburgh hooker was one of four players cut from Scotland’s 33-man World Cup squad.
Gregor Townsend adamant Scotland are a match for anyone
13th August 2023
Gregor Townsend is adamant Scotland are equipped to go toe-to-toe with any side they encounter at the upcoming World Cup after giving formidable France another fright on Saturday.
Late Thomas Ramos penalty earns France victory over battling Scotland
12th August 2023
Scotland staged another stirring fightback against France before being edged out by a late penalty from Thomas Ramos on an intoxicating Saturday night in the Saint-Etienne heat.
Scotland captain Jamie Ritchie recovers from calf issue to start against France
10th August 2023
Captain Jamie Ritchie is back in the Scotland starting XV for Saturday’s World Cup warm-up match against France in Saint-Etienne.