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Otago Daily Times
Maitland, Hardie among Scotland changesThe pair have recovered from shoulder and back injuries respectively with head
Maitland, Hardie among Scotland changes
Otago Daily Times / Posted 11 hours ago
The pair have recovered from shoulder and back injuries respectively with head coach Vern Cotter making five changes to the side that beat Italy 48-7 last weekend. Centre Matt Scott comes in to start alongside Mark Bennett in the remaining change to... Read more
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NZCity
Hardie given Scottish start against FranceContentious Scotland call-up John Hardie will be given the chance to justify hi
Hardie given Scottish start against France
NZCity / Posted 14 hours ago
Contentious Scotland call-up John Hardie will be given the chance to justify his selection after being named in the side to face France in Paris on Saturday. The New Zealander flanker landed a shock place in coach Vern Cotter's 31-man squad for the... Read more
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The New Age
Super Son strikes hat-trick as South Korea rout LaosScotland have recalled fullback Sean Maitland and winger Tommy Seymour after in
Super Son strikes hat-trick as South Korea rout Laos
The New Age / Posted 20 hours ago
Scotland have recalled fullback Sean Maitland and winger Tommy Seymour after injury for Saturday's final World Cup warm-up against France in Paris. The pair have recovered from shoulder and back injuries respectively with head coach Vern Cotter... Read more
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Super Sport
Scotland recall Maitland, Seymour Scotland have recalled fullback Sean Maitland and winger Tommy Seymour after
Scotland recall Maitland, Seymour
Super Sport / Posted 20 hours ago
Scotland have recalled fullback Sean Maitland and winger Tommy Seymour after injury for Saturday's final World Cup warm-up against France in Paris. The pair have recovered from shoulder and back injuries... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Scotland recall Maitland and Seymour for French testREUTERS: Scotland have recalled fullback Sean Maitland and winger Tommy Seymour
Scotland recall Maitland and Seymour for French test
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 hours ago
REUTERS: Scotland have recalled fullback Sean Maitland and winger Tommy Seymour after injury for Saturday's final World Cup warm-up against France in Paris. The pair have recovered from shoulder and back injuries respectively with head coach Vern... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Blair Cowan left out of Scotland squad for Rugby World CupScotland coach Vern Cotter omitted Cowan and veteran backrower John Barclay fro
Blair Cowan left out of Scotland squad for Rugby World Cup
Reading Evening Post / Posted 2 days ago
Scotland coach Vern Cotter omitted Cowan and veteran backrower John Barclay from his 31-man World Cup squad, which was announced on Tuesday September 1. Instead of opting for Cowan, who started all five of Scotland's Six Nations games and 43-cap... Read more
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iol.co.za
Lions skippper in Scotland squadPA Wire/Press Association ImagesUncapped backrower Josh Strauss, who will quali
Lions skippper in Scotland squad
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
PA Wire/Press Association ImagesUncapped backrower Josh Strauss, who will qualify to represent Scotland on residential grounds on September 19, a day after the Rugby World Cup begins. London - Uncapped backrower Josh Strauss, who will qualify to... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Shocked Swinson feels for clubmates who didn't make the final cutGLASGOW Warriors lock forward Tim Swinson said he felt for his clubmates who di
Shocked Swinson feels for clubmates who didn't make the final cut
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
GLASGOW Warriors lock forward Tim Swinson said he felt for his clubmates who didn’t make the cut after celebrating his shock recall to the Scotland World Cup squad. The 28-year-old, who was sent away from Vern Cotter’s original 46-man group to... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Hardie named in Scotland World Cup teamScotland openside flanker John Hardie played for the Highlanders between 2010 a
Hardie named in Scotland World Cup team
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
Scotland openside flanker John Hardie played for the Highlanders between 2010 and 2015. He is joined by the uncapped South African-born Josh Strauss, who will qualify to represent Scotland on residential grounds on September 19, a day after the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Warriors make up majority of Scotland squadGLASGOW Warriors players make up just over half of the Scotland squad for the R
Warriors make up majority of Scotland squad
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
GLASGOW Warriors players make up just over half of the Scotland squad for the Rugby World Cup, with 16 out of the 31 announced by head coach Vern Cotter yesterday. And that total could get higher during the tournament itself, with players like Alex... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Scotland World Cup squad pen pics Age: 31 Position: Loosehead prop Club: Edinburgh Test points: 10 Bio: A f
Scotland World Cup squad pen pics
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Age: 31 Position: Loosehead prop Club: Edinburgh Test points: 10 Bio: A forceful and effective prop. Scrummages well but also a weapon in open play. Ryan Grant Age: 29 Position: Loosehead prop Club:... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Scotland axe Barclay and Cowan from World Cup squadLONDON - Back-row forwards John Barclay and Blair Cowan were the two most high-
Scotland axe Barclay and Cowan from World Cup squad
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
LONDON - Back-row forwards John Barclay and Blair Cowan were the two most high-profile omissions when Scotland coach Vern Cotter named his 31-man squad for this month's World Cup on Tuesday. Scotland coach Vern Cotter has omitted back-row forwards... Read more
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SportsFan
Scotland axe Barclay and Cowan for RWCBack-row forwards John Barclay and Blair Cowan were the two most high-profile o
Scotland axe Barclay and Cowan for RWC
SportsFan / Posted 2 days ago
Back-row forwards John Barclay and Blair Cowan were the two most high-profile omissions when Scotland coach Vern Cotter named his 31-man squad for this month's World Cup on Tuesday. But fellow back-row John Hardie -- who only arrived in Scotland... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Scotland-South African Strauss is Scottish surpriseLONDON: Uncapped backrower Josh Strauss, who will qualify to represent Scotland
Scotland-South African Strauss is Scottish surprise
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
LONDON: Uncapped backrower Josh Strauss, who will qualify to represent Scotland on residential grounds on Sept. 19, a day after the Rugby World Cup begins, was the surprise name in coach Vern Cotter's 31-man squad on Tuesday. Strauss is joined by... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Scotland-South African Strauss is Scottish surpriseLONDON: Uncapped backrower Josh Strauss, who will qualify to represent Scotland
Scotland-South African Strauss is Scottish surprise
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
LONDON: Uncapped backrower Josh Strauss, who will qualify to represent Scotland on residential grounds on Sept. 19, a day after the Rugby World Cup begins, was the surprise name in coach Vern Cotter's 31-man squad on Tuesday. Strauss is joined by... Read more
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sportsmole
Strauss, Hardie included in Scotland squadSouth African born Strauss does not qualify on residency for Scotland until one
Strauss, Hardie included in Scotland squad
sportsmole / Posted 2 days ago
South African born Strauss does not qualify on residency for Scotland until one day after the World Cup kicks off, while Hardie has just one cap to his name and qualifies through his Scottish grandmother. Adam Ashe, John Barclay and Rob Harley are... Read more
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heraldscotland
Cotter poised to make some close calls in final round of cutsThe head coach has given next to nothing away. For example, there has been a ge
Cotter poised to make some close calls in final round of cuts
heraldscotland / Posted 4 days ago
The head coach has given next to nothing away. For example, there has been a general presumption, within the squad and out, that he will take all three of the hookers in his current group of 40, but he refused to confirm that at the weekend. He has... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Comeback star Jonny Gray vows to atone for Scotland's dismal Six Nations and hit top gear for World CupJONNY Gray believes that Scotland are in far better shape now than they were in
Comeback star Jonny Gray vows to atone for Scotland's dismal Six Nations and hit top gear for World Cup
EveningTimes Online / Posted 9 days ago
JONNY Gray believes that Scotland are in far better shape now than they were in the Six Nations - and fully intends to help prove it against Italy on Saturday. The Glasgow lock is one of a number of big names recalled to the squad by head coach Vern... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Laidlaw returns to captain ScotlandScrumhalf Greig Laidlaw will return to captain Scotland after coach Vern Cotter
Laidlaw returns to captain Scotland
Otago Daily Times / Posted 9 days ago
Scrumhalf Greig Laidlaw will return to captain Scotland after coach Vern Cotter named his squad for their World Cup warm-up match against Italy at Murrayfield on Saturday. Laidlaw missed the recent defeat by Ireland and last week's win over Italy as... Read more
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Scotsman
Greig Laidlaw returns as Scotland captain Greg Laidlaw will skipper Scotland against Italy on Saturday. Picture: Bill Mu
Greig Laidlaw returns as Scotland captain
Scotsman / Posted 9 days ago
Greg Laidlaw will skipper Scotland against Italy on Saturday. Picture: Bill Murray/SNS SCOTLAND scrum-half Greig Laidlaw has been restored to the side as captain for Saturday’s World Cup warm-up against... Read more
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heraldscotland
Cotter recalls big names for Italy rematchFive players are named in the squad for the third week in succession, including
Cotter recalls big names for Italy rematch
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
Five players are named in the squad for the third week in succession, including Peter Horne and Greig Tonks, both of whom are utility backs who can play at stand-off. The other three are Sean Lamont, who is closing in on his 100th cap, Matt Scott and... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Laidlaw to return as Scotland skipper for ItalyEDINBURGH - Scrum-half Greig Laidlaw will return as Scotland's captain for the
Laidlaw to return as Scotland skipper for Italy
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
EDINBURGH - Scrum-half Greig Laidlaw will return as Scotland's captain for the World Cup warm-up match against Italy at Murrayfield on Saturday. Scotland's then scrum-half Greig Laidlaw (C) is tackled by England wing Chris Ashton during the Six... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Laidlaw returns to captain ScotlandLONDON: Scrumhalf Greig Laidlaw will return to captain Scotland after coach Ver
Laidlaw returns to captain Scotland
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
LONDON: Scrumhalf Greig Laidlaw will return to captain Scotland after coach Vern Cotter named his squad on Tuesday for the World Cup warm-up match against Italy at Murrayfield on Saturday. Laidlaw missed the recent defeat by Ireland and last week's... Read more
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Sporting Life
Cotter rings changes for Italy Scotland captain Greig Laidlaw is among 15 changes to the 25-man squad named
Cotter rings changes for Italy
Sporting Life / Posted 9 days ago
Scotland captain Greig Laidlaw is among 15 changes to the 25-man squad named to face Italy at Murrayfield on Saturday. Rugby World Cup. Click here to bet. Vern Cotter's side are looking to build momentum after ending... Read more
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Scotsman
Laidlaw returns as Scotland captain Greg Laidlaw will skipper Scotland against Italy on Saturday. Picture: Bill Mu
Laidlaw returns as Scotland captain
Scotsman / Posted 9 days ago
Greg Laidlaw will skipper Scotland against Italy on Saturday. Picture: Bill Murray/SNS SCOTLAND scrum-half Greig Laidlaw has been restored to the side as captain for Saturday’s World Cup warm-up against Italy at... Read more
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heraldscotland
Italy 12 Scotland 16: Pyrgos strikes late to end run of defeatsIt was surely no accident that in the end the win was secured thanks in large p
Italy 12 Scotland 16: Pyrgos strikes late to end run of defeats
heraldscotland / Posted 11 days ago
It was surely no accident that in the end the win was secured thanks in large part to two players who are part of a Glasgow Warriors team that has mastered the art of pulling games out of the fire. Peter Horne injected new hope into the back line... Read more
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Nottingham Post
More than 12,000 Ashley Madison cheats in Nottingham could have affairs exposedMore than 12,000 love-cheats in Nottingham are fearing their secret affairs cou
More than 12,000 Ashley Madison cheats in Nottingham could have affairs exposed
Nottingham Post / Posted 13 days ago
More than 12,000 love-cheats in Nottingham are fearing their secret affairs could soon be exposed after a controversial website was hacked. Personal and intimate details of people using cheating website Ashley Madison were leaked online – leaving... Read more
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Herald Sun
100 ‘proud to be Aussie’ sports momentsCathy Freeman’s gold medal in the Women’s 400m final at the Sydney 2000 Olympic
100 ‘proud to be Aussie’ sports moments
Herald Sun / Posted 15 days ago
Cathy Freeman’s gold medal in the Women’s 400m final at the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games captivated Australia. ON the eve of Australia Day, Jon Anderson has put together his top 100 Australian sporting moments - in no particular order - that will make... Read more
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heraldscotland
McInally hopes it's third time lucky for his debut dream“Last week was tough. I found out that I was meant to be involved in the game a
McInally hopes it's third time lucky for his debut dream
heraldscotland / Posted 15 days ago
“Last week was tough. I found out that I was meant to be involved in the game against Ireland. Monday we trained, felt fine, Monday night I was walking around the supermarket with my girlfriend and I said `I’m not feeling very well’ and that night... Read more
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Scotsman
Kiwi John Hardie in line for first Scotland cap Scotland's John Hardie (right) in training. Picture: SNS SCOTLAND defence coa
Kiwi John Hardie in line for first Scotland cap
Scotsman / Posted 16 days ago
Scotland's John Hardie (right) in training. Picture: SNS SCOTLAND defence coach Matt Taylor has sung the praises of the latest “kilted Kiwi” after the newly-arrived John Hardie was named in the squad... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Scotland seek defensive improvement Grant Gilchrist will skipper Scotland against Italy Scotland coach Matt Tayl
Scotland seek defensive improvement
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
Grant Gilchrist will skipper Scotland against Italy Scotland coach Matt Taylor has warned the Dark Blues they must get better at the back before the World Cup. But Vern Cotter's defensive czar insists there is... Read more
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Sporting Life
Gilchrist to lead Scots Grant Gilchrist will finally get the chance to lead out Scotland when they fa
Gilchrist to lead Scots
Sporting Life / Posted 16 days ago
Grant Gilchrist will finally get the chance to lead out Scotland when they face Italy in Turin on Saturday. Rugby World Cup. Click here to bet.Grant Gilchrist: Handed captaincy for Turin clash The giant Edinburgh lock has... Read more
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Scotsman
Grant Gilchrist to captain Scotland against Italy Grant Gilchrist in action during Scotland's training session. Picture: SNS SC
Grant Gilchrist to captain Scotland against Italy
Scotsman / Posted 16 days ago
Grant Gilchrist in action during Scotland's training session. Picture: SNS SCOTLAND have named Grant Gilchrist as captain for Saturday’s World Cup warm-up match against Italy in Turin. Head coach... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Gilchrist to captain Scots Grant Gilchrist will skipper Scotland against Italy Grant Gilchrist will fin
Gilchrist to captain Scots
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
Grant Gilchrist will skipper Scotland against Italy Grant Gilchrist will finally get the chance to lead out Scotland when they face Italy in Turin on Saturday. The giant Edinburgh lock has been named skipper for the... Read more
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heraldscotland
No ankle break for Ryan Grant as Scotland avoid major injuriesThe issue for Cotter is that losing Grant will force him to use the remaining t
No ankle break for Ryan Grant as Scotland avoid major injuries
heraldscotland / Posted 17 days ago
The issue for Cotter is that losing Grant will force him to use the remaining three looseheads in the squad, Alasdair Dickinson, Gordon Reid and Allan Dell, more than he intended. If one of them went down as well, that would cause a major problem... Read more
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Scotsman
Allan Massie: Scots know how to play, but not win Ruaridh Jackson, playing at full back in Dublin, was full of running after mis
Allan Massie: Scots know how to play, but not win
Scotsman / Posted 17 days ago
Ruaridh Jackson, playing at full back in Dublin, was full of running after missing all last season through injury. Picture: Niall Carson/PA VERN Cotter seemed a bit irritated. If you get in front... Read more
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Scotsman
Scotland to wait on extent of Ryan Grant injury Scotland loosehead prop Ryan Grant is carried off on a stretcher, sparking fea
Scotland to wait on extent of Ryan Grant injury
Scotsman / Posted 17 days ago
Scotland loosehead prop Ryan Grant is carried off on a stretcher, sparking fears for his participation in the Rugby World Cup. Picture: PA LOOSEHEAD prop Ryan Grant remains Scotland’s main casualty... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Gilchrist wants World Cup berth Scotland hooker Fraser Brown has reported hamstring problems Grant Gilchrist
Gilchrist wants World Cup berth
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
Scotland hooker Fraser Brown has reported hamstring problems Grant Gilchrist admits he would love another shot at the Scotland captaincy - but only after he has proved he is worth a slot in Vern Cotter's World Cup... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Bryce links up with Scotland squad Scotland hooker Fraser Brown has reported hamstring problems Glasgow hooker
Bryce links up with Scotland squad
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
Scotland hooker Fraser Brown has reported hamstring problems Glasgow hooker Kevin Bryce has joined Scotland's World Cup training squad amid injury concerns over Fraser Brown. The Scotland medical team reported... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Rugby World Cup scouting reports: How did rivals compare?There were many more plus points for England among the backs. The spotlight was
Rugby World Cup scouting reports: How did rivals compare?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
There were many more plus points for England among the backs. The spotlight was on Sam Burgess but while the former rugby league star delivered a performance that could force his way into the squad, his centre partner Henry Slade also excelled with... Read more
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Scotsman
Ryan Grant injury sparks World Cup crisis fears Ryan Grant suffered an ankle injury against Ireland. Picture: SNS SCOTLAND ar
Ryan Grant injury sparks World Cup crisis fears
Scotsman / Posted 18 days ago
Ryan Grant suffered an ankle injury against Ireland. Picture: SNS SCOTLAND are in danger of suffering an injury crisis before the first ball has been kicked in anger at the Rugby World Cup. Ryan... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
World Cup barometer: Wallabies brought back to earth by All BlacksWITH an emphatic 28 point victory over the Wallabies at Eden Park, the All Blac
World Cup barometer: Wallabies brought back to earth by All Blacks
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
WITH an emphatic 28 point victory over the Wallabies at Eden Park, the All Blacks reaffirmed why they’re the most feared rugby nation in the world. Not needing an invitation to attack, the All Blacks posted three converted tries in six game-changing... Read more
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Scotsman
Ryan Grant injury sparks Scots injury crisis fears Ryan Grant suffered an ankle injury against Ireland. Picture: SNS SCOTLAND ar
Ryan Grant injury sparks Scots injury crisis fears
Scotsman / Posted 18 days ago
Ryan Grant suffered an ankle injury against Ireland. Picture: SNS SCOTLAND are in danger of suffering an injury crisis before the first ball has been kicked in anger at the Rugby World Cup. Ryan... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
World Cup barometer: Wallabies brought back down to Earth by All BlacksWITH an emphatic 28-point victory over the Wallabies at Eden Park, the All Blac
World Cup barometer: Wallabies brought back down to Earth by All Blacks
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 19 days ago
WITH an emphatic 28-point victory over the Wallabies at Eden Park, the All Blacks reaffirmed why they’re the most feared rugby nation in the world. Not needing an invitation to attack the All Blacks posted three converted tries in six game changing... Read more
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Scotsman
Vern Cotter aiming to build on Dublin defeat Captain Henry Pyrgos crosses for Scotland's second try. Picture: PA A FULL te
Vern Cotter aiming to build on Dublin defeat
Scotsman / Posted 19 days ago
Captain Henry Pyrgos crosses for Scotland's second try. Picture: PA A FULL ten places in the world rugby rankings separate these two teams but you’d be hard pressed on yesterday’s evidence to know which... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scotland come close to upset against inconsistent IrishGrant had to be stretchered off after several minutes of on-field treatment to
Scotland come close to upset against inconsistent Irish
heraldscotland / Posted 19 days ago
Grant had to be stretchered off after several minutes of on-field treatment to an ankle and is a real worry. Welsh walked off after suffering a head knock and failed the concussion protocol, but he looks more likely to be available for next... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Grant waits on scan results Ryan Grant, left, is now a World Cup doubt after suffering an ankle problem a
Grant waits on scan results
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
Ryan Grant, left, is now a World Cup doubt after suffering an ankle problem against Ireland Ryan Grant's World Cup chances rest on the results of X-Rays on his injured right ankle. Head coach Vern Cotter admitted... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Watch Joe Schimdt give his view of Ireland's performance; player ratings | Irish Examiner Watch Joe Schmidt give his view of Ireland's performance; pl
Watch Joe Schimdt give his view of Ireland's performance; player ratings
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
| Irish Examiner Watch Joe Schmidt give his view of Ireland's performance; player ratings Saturday, August 15, 2015 - 07:53 PM Joe Schmidt has said his Ireland side were... Read more
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iafrica.com
Ireland hold against willing ScotsIreland won their second World Cup warm-up match when they beat a willing Scotl
Ireland hold against willing Scots
iafrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
Ireland won their second World Cup warm-up match when they beat a willing Scotland 28-22 in Dublin on Saturday. The home team outscored their Celtic visitors by four tries to three, but had to hold out in the face of a fierce second-half onslaught... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Ireland v Scotland: Rugby World Cup warm-up – live!Evening folks. Well this is a rare old treat, isn’t it? World Cup year means a
Ireland v Scotland: Rugby World Cup warm-up – live!
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 19 days ago
Evening folks. Well this is a rare old treat, isn’t it? World Cup year means a (very loose) sort of pseudo summer Six Nations. Hard, flat ground, a crowd that’s been apeing Pavement and drinking in the August sun and the prize that’s on offer: Six... Read more
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