Injury Puts Beattie Out Of U21S

Glasgow Warriors No 8 John Beattie has been forced out of the Scotland squad for the remainder of the IRB World Championship in France, due to injury.Beattie only joined the U21s ahead of last Saturdaya?'s pool match against England after providing injury cover for the senior Scotland squad in South Africa. He hyper extended his elbow joint in a tackle at the very end of the game, which the Scots lost 31-12. Scotland U21 coach Iain Paxton said: a??Ita?'s frustrating as wea?'d expecting John to make a big contribution to our championship. After being without him for the first part of the tournament, he came in and played really well and so wea?"re disappointed to lose him with two games still to play.Flying out to replace Beattie is Calum Forrester who was part of the Scotland squad for the IRB World Series Sevens tournaments in Paris at the end of May and London earlier this month.Glasgow Warriors No 8 John Beattie has been forced out of the Scotland squad for the remainder of the IRB World Championship in France, due to injury.Beattie only joined the U21s ahead of last Saturdaya?'s pool match against England after providing injury cover for the senior Scotland squad in South Africa. He hyper extended his elbow joint in a tackle at the very end of the game, which the Scots lost 31-12. Scotland U21 coach Iain Paxton said: a??Ita?'s frustrating as wea?'d expecting John to make a big contribution to our championship. After being without him for the first part of the tournament, he came in and played really well and so wea?"re disappointed to lose him with two games still to play.Flying out to replace Beattie is Calum Forrester who was part of the Scotland squad for the IRB World Series Sevens tournaments in Paris at the end of May and London earlier this month.