Scotland news

Italy's captain Marco Bortolami will miss Saturday's crunch match against Scotland after failing to recover from a neck and thigh injury.
Scotland have named the same team that defeated Romania last week for their key Rugby World Cup Pool C tie against Italy in St Etienne on Saturday.
When you ask Jason White if Saturday's crunch match against Italy will be the biggest game of his career, the answer is no, and not because he's belittling the task in hand. Far from it.
Scotland assistant coach Alan Tait today reflected that the territory Scotland face in their final World Cup pool C match at the weekend had confronted them four years ago in Australia.
Scotland hit a commendably high tackle count in their loss to New Zealand in the Rugby World Cup match at Murrayfield yesterday.
Scotland 0 New Zealand 40
Scotland defence coach Alan Tait believes that Scotland have everything to play for tomorrow ahead of two of their most important Rugby World Cup pool games, and that includes showing the coaches they
Scotland list two new caps and the return of two British Lions in their team to play New Zealand in Rugby World Cup Pool C at Murrayfield on Sunday.
After the warm sunshine at their camp in the south east of France, the Scotland squad were back training in more usual weather conditions for this time of year at Murrayfield this afternoon.
SNCF, the French railway company, has now confirmed that a late special train service will be in operation after Scotlandâ's Rugby World Cup match against Italy in St Etienne on Saturday 29 September.