Duhan van der Merwe has opened up about his rocky career path in Europe, where he went from injury-prone struggler at Montpellier to star performer and Scotland hopeful at Edinburgh. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.
Gregor Townsend has thrown his support behind the idea of combining World Rugby’s two international Test windows for an aligned single calendar.
SA Rugby have confirmed that the Springboks’ July Test matches against Scotland and Georgia have been postponed due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.
Wales and Scotland head coaches Wayne Pivac and Gregor Townsend are set to take 25% wage deferrals, after the Welsh and Scottish rugby unions emerged as the latest governing bodies to impose pay cuts amid Covid-19.
The Six Nations clash between Wales and Scotland in Cardiff on Saturday has now been postponed in light of the evolving Covid-19 situation.
France prop Mohamed Haouas has been suspended for three weeks after being sent off during last weekend’s Six Nations defeat by Scotland.
The Scottish team and the Murrayfield crowd came together in song to produce a stirring rendition of Flower of Scotland before Sunday’s Six Nations Test against France.
Scotland beat a 14-man France 28-17 in Edinburgh to throw the Six Nations title race wide open, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Edinburgh has confirmed the signing of teenage centre Jordan Venter, who will join the Scottish club at the end of the academic year.
Jacques Nienaber will reap short and long-term benefits by selecting an A and B side across five international matches in July, writes JON CARDINELLI.