Scotland news

Johnnie Beattie in action against Samoa
No 8 Johnnie Beattie sat out the final training session today before Scotland’s Test against Italy in Pretoria tomorrow.
Sean Maitland
Glasgow Warriors winger Sean Maitland has been named on the bench for the British & Irish Lions' first Test against Australia in Brisbane on Saturday.
Stand-off Tom Heathcote and lock Alastair Kellock return to the Scotland team
Scotland have made three changes in their starting team for their 11th and final international of the season against Italy in Pretoria on Saturday.
Scotland players in Soweto
The Scotland rugby squad visited a rugby club in Soweto today and were thanked for supporting the growth of the sport in South Africa’s biggest township.
The Brumbies became the first provincial team to beat the British & Irish Lions since Northern Transvaal triumphed 35-30 on 7 June, 1997, as they took the 2013 tourists' unbe
Rob Harley is bound for South Africa
Rob Harley, the 23-year-old Glasgow Warriors forward, has become the fourth player to join the Scotland squad on their tour of South Africa.
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
Uncapped Glasgow Warriors hooker Fraser Brown will be on the bench for Scotland against South Africa tomorrow.
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.