Warriors Answer A-Team Call

Glasgow Warriors' Jon Petrie will captain Scotland A tomorrow night against Autralia A at McDiarmid Park in Perth (kick off 7.30pm).Two further Warriors have also been drafted into the side - flanker Andrew Wilson will start in place of Alasdair Strokosch and Graeme Beveridge has been brought onto the bench as fellow Warrior Sam Pinder will start at scrum half.Born in Dundee, Petriea?'s last game in Caledonia saw him become Scotlanda?'s 106th captain when he led the national team out in the 38-7 victory over the Barbarians at Pittodrie in Aberdeen.Earlier that season, he scored an outstanding solo try, sprinting from almost halfway in Scotlanda?'s historic 100-8 victory over Japan at McDiarmid Park.Scotland A team head coach Henry Edwards said: a??Jon has a lot of experience of captaining and playing at the highest level. To lead the Scotland A team out in front of a Caledonia crowd will bring back some fond memories of Scotlanda?'s last two outings in the region.a??Tickets are available from the Scottish Rugby website, by calling 0131 346 5100 or in person at the game (please allow plenty of time to avoid congestion) priced A?10 for adults and A?5 for concessions (OAPs, students and Under 18s).The updated Scotland A squad, which now features 10 Glasagow Warriors, is now as follows:15 Calum MacRae (Border Reivers) *14 Nikki Walker (The Ospreys)13 Graeme Morrison (Glasgow Warriors)12 Rory Lamont (Glasgow Warriors)11 Thom Evans (Glasgow Warriors)10 Gordon Ross (Castres)9 Sam Pinder (Glasgow Warriors)1 Alasdair Dickinson (Edinburgh Rugby) *2 Scott Lawson (Glasgow Warriors) *3 Craig Smith (Edinburgh Rugby)4 Craig Hamilton (Border Reivers)5 Jim Hamilton (Leicester Tigers)6 Andrew Wilson (Glasgow Warriors) *7 Scott Gray (Border Reivers)8 Jon Petrie (Glasgow Warriors) CAPTAINSubstitutes16 Andrew Kelly (Edinburgh Rugby) *17 Ed Kalman (Border Reivers)18 Andrew Hall (Newport-Gwent Dragons)19 John Barclay (Glasgow Warriors) *20 Graeme Beveridge (Glasgow Warriors)21 Colin Gregor (Glasgow Warriors)22 Garry Law (Border Reivers* = Member of Scottish Institute of SportGlasgow Warriors' Jon Petrie will captain Scotland A tomorrow night against Autralia A at McDiarmid Park in Perth (kick off 7.30pm).Two further Warriors have also been drafted into the side - flanker Andrew Wilson will start in place of Alasdair Strokosch and Graeme Beveridge has been brought onto the bench as fellow Warrior Sam Pinder will start at scrum half.Born in Dundee, Petriea?'s last game in Caledonia saw him become Scotlanda?'s 106th captain when he led the national team out in the 38-7 victory over the Barbarians at Pittodrie in Aberdeen.Earlier that season, he scored an outstanding solo try, sprinting from almost halfway in Scotlanda?'s historic 100-8 victory over Japan at McDiarmid Park.Scotland A team head coach Henry Edwards said: a??Jon has a lot of experience of captaining and playing at the highest level. To lead the Scotland A team out in front of a Caledonia crowd will bring back some fond memories of Scotlanda?'s last two outings in the region.a??Tickets are available from the Scottish Rugby website, by calling 0131 346 5100 or in person at the game (please allow plenty of time to avoid congestion) priced A?10 for adults and A?5 for concessions (OAPs, students and Under 18s).The updated Scotland A squad, which now features 10 Glasagow Warriors, is now as follows:15 Calum MacRae (Border Reivers) *14 Nikki Walker (The Ospreys)13 Graeme Morrison (Glasgow Warriors)12 Rory Lamont (Glasgow Warriors)11 Thom Evans (Glasgow Warriors)10 Gordon Ross (Castres)9 Sam Pinder (Glasgow Warriors)1 Alasdair Dickinson (Edinburgh Rugby) *2 Scott Lawson (Glasgow Warriors) *3 Craig Smith (Edinburgh Rugby)4 Craig Hamilton (Border Reivers)5 Jim Hamilton (Leicester Tigers)6 Andrew Wilson (Glasgow Warriors) *7 Scott Gray (Border Reivers)8 Jon Petrie (Glasgow Warriors) CAPTAINSubstitutes16 Andrew Kelly (Edinburgh Rugby) *17 Ed Kalman (Border Reivers)18 Andrew Hall (Newport-Gwent Dragons)19 John Barclay (Glasgow Warriors) *20 Graeme Beveridge (Glasgow Warriors)21 Colin Gregor (Glasgow Warriors)22 Garry Law (Border Reivers* = Member of Scottish Institute of Sport