Scottish Rugby news

In line with Scottish Rugby’s long-term commitment to produce future professional and international players, 47 players were today announced as the inductees into it’s National Academy for the 2007/08
In the first ever three-way vote for the post of President of the Scottish Rugby Union, George Jack, former rector of Selkirk High School and ex Edinburgh District and Leith Accies hooker, won a drama
The fixtures list for Season 2007-8 are now available in the downloads section. A letter from Beth Dickens, Domestic Competitions Manager is also attached.
The next edition of TeamTalk is now available at A special edition of TEAMtalk, the quarterly electronic newsletter for the rug
Scottish Exiles are continuing their search for gifted youngsters who are eligible to play for Scotland.
Scottish Rugby is saddened to learn of the death of former Scotland internationalist John Hart. He was 79.
More than 20,000 tickets have now been sold for the forthcoming challenge match between FC Barcelona and Heart of Midlothian FC (Hearts) at Murrayfield Stadium(Saturday 28 July, 4pm).
Former Scotland international prop Mattie Stewart is coaching a Falklands Task Force rugby squad playing against the Penguins invitation team in a special charity match this weekend.
Fans should once again be able to enjoy a pint of beer during Scotland’s upcoming Rugby World Cup matches at the home of Scottish rugby in September.
Scotland’s Malcolm Changleng will referee his first full Test match tomorrow when he takes control of South Africa’s game against Samoa at Ellis Park, Johannesburg.