Borders and East Lothian news

Professional rugby first landed in the Scottish Borders in 1999 when the Scottish Rugby Union set-up their fourth professional rugby team, Scottish Borders Rugby, to compete on the European stage alon
Border Reivers 16, The Ospreys 24 The Border Reivers played their final game at Netherdale and pushed the eventual Magners League champions all the way in a memorable and gutsy encoun
Border Reivers head coach Steve Bates will return to Kingston Park next month, joining Newcastle Falcons as coaching and technical director.
The Ospreys name their team to face the Reivers on Saturday (kick-off 5:30pm).The Ospreys team to face the Border Reivers in the Magners League at Netherdale - Saturday 12th May, kick of at 5.30pm, wi
Gregor Townsend will captain the Border Reivers on Saturday (12 May) for his, and the Reivers’, last game.
Border Reivers duo Stuart Moffat and Garry Law have been selected for the Barbarians’ summer tour of Tunisia and Spain which gets underway later this month.
Wales and Ospreys star Gavin Henson will make his return from injury against the Border Reivers in the last game at Netherdale on Saturday 12 May (kick-off 5:30pm).
Leinster 31, Border Reivers 0 The Border Reivers failed to get on the scoreboard tonight as Leinster ran in five tries in their final home game of the season.
Border Reivers head coach Steve Bates has made nine changes, two positional, to the team that faced Cardiff Blues last Friday night at Netherdale.
Today (Friday 4 Mar) is the last day that you can cast you vote for your favourite Glasgow Warriors, Border Reivers or Edinburgh Rugby player of the season before the winner from each club goes head-t