Scotland news

Scotland’s players had a three day training camp in Perthshire and the Highlands this week in preparation for their three-match tournament in South Africa in June.
John Barclay, the 41-times-capped Scotland openside flanker, will miss Scotland’s tour to South Africa next month.
Kelly Brown takes on Japan
Scotland’s opening 2013 Autumn Test against Japan will be played at Murrayfield Stadium, it was confirmed today.  
Glasgow Warriors centre Graeme Morrison has announced his immediate retirement from professional rugby on medical grounds.
Scotland international centre Joe Ansbro has announced his retirement from rugby today following the neck injury he sustained at the start of this season.
Scotland will undertake a three-day training camp in Perthshire and the Highlands in preparation for their summer tour to South Africa.
Scotland have included nine uncapped players in a squad of 31 for next month’s quadrangular international tournament in South Africa.
Scott Johnson (pictured) has been appointed Director of Rugby for Scottish Rugby, a post “absolutely integral to Scotland’s standing on the world stage in the next decade a
Rugby World Cup has confirmed today the venues and dates for Scotland’s pool matches for the 2015 tournament in England.
Scottish Lions
There will be three Scots on the 2013 British and Irish Lions tour to Hong Kong and Australia.