Scotland news

Scottish Rugby is dismayed to hear the news that Chris Paterson is to leave Edinburgh Rugby with immediate effect to join the English Premiership club Gloucester.
Robbie Russell, the Scotland and London Irish hooker, has been forced to retire from the game due to injury after a distinguished career playing in both the northern and southern hemispheres.
Scottish Rugby and their kit supplier, Canterbury of New Zealand, today reveal the new tailor-made official team jersey to be worn by the Scotland team at this year's Rugby World Cup.
Four of Scotland's most distinguished former players were guests of Scottish Rugby at Murrayfield today as the national squad continued their fitness programme aimed at having them in peak condition f
Coach Frank Hadden has added the 13-times-capped wing Simon Danielli to the Scotland Rugby World Cup training squad.
Scotland scrum-half Chris Cusiter has undergone keyhole surgery overnight to repair some minor damage to his left knee.
Head coach Frank Hadden has selected five uncapped players in the 38-strong Scotland Rugby World Cup training squad.
New Zealand took the honours at Murrayfield this afternoon.
Scotland A 21 - 22 Ireland A
Frank Hadden has made six changes in personnel and three further positional switches for Scotland A's final match in the Barclays Churchill Cup against their Irish counterparts at Twickenham on Saturd