Scotland news

Scotland A will be without two of their backs through injury for their final match in the Barclays Churchill Cup at Twickenham on Saturday.
England Saxons 18 -3 Scotland A 
Donnie Macfadyen, the 27-year-old specialist openside flanker, will lead Scotland A in their second outing in this season's Barclays Churchill Cup - against England Saxons at Twickenham on Monday.
Scotland A stand-off Gordon Ross will play no further part in the Barclays Churchill Cup. He injured his left hand above the wrist near the end of last night's 13-9 success over the USA in Henley.
Scotland A 13 USA 9 Scotland escaped with a narrow and unconvincing victory in their Barclays Churchill Cup opener against the USA tonight.
Scotland head coach Frank Hadden tonight praised the development opportunity presented by the Barclays Churchill Cup.
Steve Swindall, the 24-year-old Glasgow Warriors flanker, will make his Scotland A debut on Wednesday in the Barclays Churchill Cup opener against the USA in Henley.
Coach Frank Hadden today challenged his Scotland A squad for the Barclays Churchill Cup to aim to impress over the three game tournament.
The Organising Committee of Rugby World Cup 2007 in France has released over 100,000 additional tickets for general sale to the public.
Coach Frank Hadden has included 16 capped players in his final Scotland A squad for the Barclays Churchill Cup, which opens later this month.