Double Finals Day Title Defence

Melrose and Aberdeen University will return to Murrayfield to defend their Scottish Hydro Electric Cup and Plate titles on Sunday May 10 (first match kicks off at 10.30am, ticket info below).

Melrose squeezed passed Premiership Two opponents Haddington in a tense enoucounter at The Greenyards (27-20) while their opponents, Heriot’s, saw off Premiership One rivals Edinburgh Accies with a convincing seven try victory (50-8) to set up a rematch of last year's final.

Melrose lifted the Cup in last year's final

Melrose and Aberdeen University will return to Murrayfield to defend their Scottish Hydro Electric Cup and Plate titles on Sunday May 10 (first match kicks off at 10.30am, ticket info below).

Melrose squeezed passed Premiership Two opponents Haddington in a tense enoucounter at The Greenyards (27-20) while their opponents, Heriot’s, saw off Premiership One rivals Edinburgh Accies with a convincing seven try victory (50-8) to set up a rematch of last year's final.

Glasgow Hawks will face Peebles in the Shield final after the Glasgow side saw off Jed Forest in a tricky 30-20 encounter at Old Anniesland. Their Tweedside opponents made the final following a journey across the border to Dumfries where they won 17-7 at Park Farm.

It was a league and cup double success for Edinburgh University who defeated city rivals Murrayfield Wanderers 29-17 at Inverleith Park and will go on to face Aberdeenshire in the final after they saw off a visiting Ross High 15-6 at the Woodside Sports Complex.

The Plate final will see the return of current holders Aberdeen University who made the long trip south to Volunteer Park to come away with a fine 24-19 win over Hawick Linden. They will face Duns to who eased past Dunbar 66-3 at their home ground Hardens Field.

Aberdeen Uni return to Murrayfield to defend their Plate title
 

Scottish Hydro Electric Cup Finals Day, 10 May, Murrayfield Stadium
Cup final:  Heriot’s v Melrose (kick-off 4pm)
Shield final:  Glasgow Hawks v Peebles (kick-off 2pm)
Bowl final:  Aberdeenshire v Edinburgh University (kick-off 12.15pm)
Plate final:  Aberdeen University v Duns (kick-off 10.30am)

Match day information:
Admission: Adults £10; Concessions (OAP, Student and U18) £5
Turnstiles open: 9:30am
Car park opens: 9am (£5 Car, £10 Minibus and £20 Coach)