Warriors Prepare For Battle

GLASGOW WARRIORS V BORDER REIVERS, FRIDAY 3 MARCH, FIRHILL, 7.30PMRugby fans can get the chance to see Scotlanda?'s latest trophy a?" the Calcutta Cup a?" on Friday night as Glasgow Warriors take on Border Reivers at Firhill.The trophy, which Scotland won for their thrilling victory over England last weekend, will be on display at the game and not only that, as well as all the Celtic League rugby action on the pitch, supporters will be treated to a battle display from Swords of Dalriada, a historical re-enactment group based in Ayrshire, plus competitions with some great prizes and a supportersa?" quiz after the final whistle.With the Warriors riding high from their recent triumph over Celtic League leaders Munster in Limerick and the Reivers coming off the back of a narrow 18-22 loss to the Ospreys down in Wales, Friday nighta?'s game promises to be a gripping spectacle as both teams battle it out to gain one of the Scottish places in next seasona?'s Heineken Cup competition.This week has also seen the start of the Warriorsa?" second community programme a?" Community Tuesdays._A pilot community scheme was held in November and was a great success with players and coaches dedicating one afternoon and evening a week to participate in the scheme and on only four dates managed an amazing 26 visits and met over 500 participants with more than 30 Warriors players involved._To book a player or coach to come along to a club, school or group to offer rugby tips and skills visit the community section of www.glasgowwarriors.orgWith both Scotland and Glasgow on winning form, therea?'s never been a better time to come along to Firhill and cheer on the team.Tickets are available in advance from www.scottishrugby.org or by calling 0131 346 5100 or you can buy them on the night of the game from the turnstiles at the ground (silver section tickets: A?12 for adults, A?5 for concessions (over 60s, under 18s, students))._Gold section tickets are available (A?20, no concessions) from the merchandise trailer behind the Jackie Husband stand.WATCH THE MATCH PREVIEW ON CHANNEL XV TODAYGLASGOW WARRIORS V BORDER REIVERS, FRIDAY 3 MARCH, FIRHILL, 7.30PMRugby fans can get the chance to see Scotlanda?'s latest trophy a?" the Calcutta Cup a?" on Friday night as Glasgow Warriors take on Border Reivers at Firhill.The trophy, which Scotland won for their thrilling victory over England last weekend, will be on display at the game and not only that, as well as all the Celtic League rugby action on the pitch, supporters will be treated to a battle display from Swords of Dalriada, a historical re-enactment group based in Ayrshire, plus competitions with some great prizes and a supportersa?" quiz after the final whistle.With the Warriors riding high from their recent triumph over Celtic League leaders Munster in Limerick and the Reivers coming off the back of a narrow 18-22 loss to the Ospreys down in Wales, Friday nighta?'s game promises to be a gripping spectacle as both teams battle it out to gain one of the Scottish places in next seasona?'s Heineken Cup competition.This week has also seen the start of the Warriorsa?" second community programme a?" Community Tuesdays._A pilot community scheme was held in November and was a great success with players and coaches dedicating one afternoon and evening a week to participate in the scheme and on only four dates managed an amazing 26 visits and met over 500 participants with more than 30 Warriors players involved._To book a player or coach to come along to a club, school or group to offer rugby tips and skills visit the community section of www.glasgowwarriors.orgWith both Scotland and Glasgow on winning form, therea?'s never been a better time to come along to Firhill and cheer on the team.Tickets are available in advance from www.scottishrugby.org or by calling 0131 346 5100 or you can buy them on the night of the game from the turnstiles at the ground (silver section tickets: A?12 for adults, A?5 for concessions (over 60s, under 18s, students))._Gold section tickets are available (A?20, no concessions) from the merchandise trailer behind the Jackie Husband stand.WATCH THE MATCH PREVIEW ON CHANNEL XV TODAY