Scotland news

Locks Al Kellock and Craig Hamilton are to travel with Scotland to Argentina this weekend ahead of the two Test matches next month.
One of Scotland's specialist coaches, defence expert Alan Tait, is to leave Scottish Rugby after next month's two Test tour of Argentina.
Jim Thompson, the 23-year-old Heriot's fullback/centre who signed for Edinburgh Rugby just yesterday, has been called up to the Scotland A squad for the 2008 Barclays Churchill Cup in North America.
Craig Smith, the experienced international prop, has decided to stand down from the Scotland tour to Argentina next month and is considering his future in professional rugby in Scotland.
Simon Webster, the 33-times-capped wing, and his Edinburgh team-mate, Matt Mustchin, the uncapped 31-year-old lock/back-row forward, have been called up this afternoon to the Scotland squad for next m
International rugby is returning to Aberdeen this autumn.
The appointment of Ian McGeechan as Head Coach of the Lions tour to South Africa was announced today at a Press conference in London.
Moray Low, the uncapped 23-year-old prop, is out of the Scotland tour to Argentina next month.
Scotland 'A' team head coach, Rob Moffat, has selected a 27-man-squad to travel to North America next month for the 2008 Barclays Churchill Cup.
Three uncapped players from the pro-teams are named today in Scotland's 30 man squad for their vital tour to Argentina next month.