Scotland news

The physicality of Scotland’s effort against South Africa in yesterday’s Test in Nelspruit was underlined today when the Scotland medical team confirmed that two players will tak
South Africa 30 Scotland 17Just over ten years ago Scotland lost a hard-fought Test match against South Africa in Durban, where even the most one-eyed of local sup
Uncapped Glasgow Warriors hooker Fraser Brown will be on the bench for Scotland against South Africa tomorrow.
After fielding six debutants in last weekend’s Test against Samoa, Scotland have named three more new caps in their team to play South Africa at Nelspruit on Saturday.
Gordon Reid, the 26-year-old Glasgow Warriors prop, today became the third additional player to join the Scotland tour to South Africa.
Fraser Brown
It was a day of mixed fortunes for the Brown clan with the Scotland squad in South Africa.
Scotland have been hit with a second front-row injury blow ahead of Saturday’s Test against South Africa in Nelspruit.
 Pat MacArthur, the Glasgow Warriors hooker who won his first cap against Samoa yesterday, has been invalided out of the remainder of Scotland’s South African tour.
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Jon Welsh, the 26-year-old Glasgow Warriors prop, is to join the Scotland tour squad in South Africa as a replacement for Ryan Grant who was enlisted to the British & Irish L