Summer Tour dates confirmed

Scotland will play in a quadrangular tournament in South Africa this summer with the Springboks, Italy and Samoa.

David Denton v South Africa, Murrayfield 2012

Scotland face Samoa, who they defeated in Apia last June, on Saturday 8 June at King’s Park in Durban. then, a week later (Saturday 15 June), Scotland meet South Africa at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit.

Thereafter, the teams are ranked with the third and fourth and first and second placed teams clashing at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria on Saturday 22 June.

John Lacey (Ireland) will referee the match against Samoa, with Romain Poite (France) in charge of the game v South Africa.