Scotland 7s news

James Johnstone for Scotland 7s
Scotland 7s head coach, Stephen Gemmell, has called on his side to reduce their error count at the Hong Kong 7s (28-30 March), following their Bowl final defeat to Wales, 28-21,
Michael Maltman v Australia in Tokyo
Scotland 7s will meet Portugal at 12.44am, tomorrow morning (Sunday 23 March,UK time), in the Tokyo 7s Bowl competition.
Chris Dean in Tokyo
It has been a wet week in Japan, but not much will be able to dampen the mood of Scotland 7s centre, Chris Dean.
Neil Herron for Scotland under-20
Centre, Neil Herron will be in with a chance of winning his first international sevens cap, in Tokyo next weekend (22-23 March), having been named in head coach, Stephen Gemmell’
Peter Jericevich and Scott Forrest IRB educators
Players are leading the way in a bid to boost specialist sevens coaching in Scotland.
The International Rugby Board (IRB) has announced the dates for the HSBC Sevens World Series 2014/15, with the Glasgow event-taking place on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 May 2015.
Scottish Rugby can confirm today that it will put forward a formal bid to continue their involvement in the IRB Sevens World Series beyond 2015, when the current schedule conclud
Glasgow 2014 has today (Tuesday 18 February) confirmed the match schedule for the Rugby Sevens competition at this summer’s Commonwealth Games (26-27 July).
Glasgow 2014 have confirmed today that Nigeria have pulled out of this summers rugby sevens event at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games.
Alex Glashan
Scotland 7s put in an improved performance on day two of the Wellington 7s and recorded two impressive victories v Spain (38-12) and Wales (28-0).