Scotland news

Rory Lamont
Scotland internationalist Rory Lamont has today announced his retirement from professional and international rugby due to a career ending injury.
Scotland captain Kelly Brown this afternoon welcomed the announcement of the fixtures for the 2014 and 2015 RBS 6 Nations Championship.
Scotland will play in a quadrangular tournament in South Africa this summer with the Springboks, Italy and Samoa.
Scotland’s interim head coach Scott Johnson could reflect with pride on his team’s RBS 6 Nations Championship campaign, in spite of the 16-23 loss to France in the Stade de France tonight.
Three players will require further medical assessment when they return to their clubs this week following Scotland’s RBS 6 Nations Championship match against France in Paris last night.
Stade de France, Paris kick-off: 8pm GMT (9pm local) Scotland take on France in the final game of the 2013 RBS 6 Nations Championship.
The Scotland team arrived in a wintry Paris on Thursday afternoon ahead of Saturday's final match in the 2013 RBS 6 Nations Championship against France.
Scotland captain Kelly Brown spoke today of the need to combat an exceptionally physical French side in final 2013 RBS 6 Nations Championship match at Stade de France on Saturday evening.