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heraldscotland
Scotland 48 Italy 7: Six-try show from slick ScotsFrance will be a whole lot tougher next weekend, but there is already compellin
Scotland 48 Italy 7: Six-try show from slick Scots
heraldscotland / Posted an hour ago
France will be a whole lot tougher next weekend, but there is already compelling evidence that Scotland are improving. So often against Italy they have struggled up front, but here they were on top from beginning to end. Two Italians were... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Scotland wing their way to record rout of ItalyEDINBURGH - Scotland wings Sean Lamont and Tim Visser each plundered two tries
Scotland wing their way to record rout of Italy
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 hours ago
EDINBURGH - Scotland wings Sean Lamont and Tim Visser each plundered two tries as Vern Cotter's side coasted to a record 48-7 win over Italy at Murrayfield on Saturday in their only warm up match on home soil before the start of next month's World... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Vern Cotter not getting carried away after Scotland's heavy win over Italy « Shropshire StarThe Dark Blues claimed their biggest victory since their 46-point winning margi
Vern Cotter not getting carried away after Scotland's heavy win over Italy « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 5 hours ago
The Dark Blues claimed their biggest victory since their 46-point winning margin over Portugal at the 2007 tournament with their second win over the Azzurri in a week. The nervy side which edged out the Italians narrowly in Turin last week was... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Vern Cotter not getting carried away after Scotland's heavy win over ItalyScotland coach Vern Cotter insists his side still need to improve before the Wo
Vern Cotter not getting carried away after Scotland's heavy win over Italy
Kingston Guardian / Posted 5 hours ago
Scotland coach Vern Cotter insists his side still need to improve before the World Cup despite running in six tries against Italy. The Dark Blues claimed their biggest victory since their 46-point winning margin over Portugal at the 2007 tournament... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Vern Cotter not getting carried away after Scotland's heavy win over ItalyScotland coach Vern Cotter insists his side still need to improve before the Wo
Vern Cotter not getting carried away after Scotland's heavy win over Italy
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
Scotland coach Vern Cotter insists his side still need to improve before the World Cup despite running in six tries against Italy. The Dark Blues claimed their biggest victory since their 46-point winning margin over Portugal at the 2007 tournament... Read more
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Gazette
Vern Cotter not getting carried away after Scotland's heavy win over ItalyScotland coach Vern Cotter insists his side still need to improve before the Wo
Vern Cotter not getting carried away after Scotland's heavy win over Italy
Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
Scotland coach Vern Cotter insists his side still need to improve before the World Cup despite running in six tries against Italy. The Dark Blues claimed their biggest victory since their 46-point winning margin over Portugal at the 2007 tournament... Read more
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guardian-series
Vern Cotter not getting carried away after Scotland's heavy win over ItalyScotland coach Vern Cotter insists his side still need to improve before the Wo
Vern Cotter not getting carried away after Scotland's heavy win over Italy
guardian-series / Posted 5 hours ago
Scotland coach Vern Cotter insists his side still need to improve before the World Cup despite running in six tries against Italy. The Dark Blues claimed their biggest victory since their 46-point winning margin over Portugal at the 2007 tournament... Read more
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Harrow Times
Vern Cotter not getting carried away after Scotland's heavy win over ItalyScotland coach Vern Cotter insists his side still need to improve before the Wo
Vern Cotter not getting carried away after Scotland's heavy win over Italy
Harrow Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Scotland coach Vern Cotter insists his side still need to improve before the World Cup despite running in six tries against Italy. The Dark Blues claimed their biggest victory since their 46-point winning margin over Portugal at the 2007 tournament... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Vern Cotter not getting carried away after Scotland's heavy win over Italy Scotland coach Vern Cotter insists his side still need to improve before the
Vern Cotter not getting carried away after Scotland's heavy win over Italy
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
Scotland coach Vern Cotter insists his side still need to improve before the World Cup despite running in six tries against Italy. The Dark Blues claimed their biggest... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Vern Cotter not getting carried away after Scotland's heavy win over ItalyScotland coach Vern Cotter insists his side still need to improve before the Wo
Vern Cotter not getting carried away after Scotland's heavy win over Italy
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 6 hours ago
Scotland coach Vern Cotter insists his side still need to improve before the World Cup despite running in six tries against Italy. The Dark Blues claimed their biggest victory since their 46-point winning margin over Portugal at the 2007 tournament... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Vern Cotter not getting carried away after Scotland's heavy win over ItalyScotland coach Vern Cotter insists his side still need to improve before the Wo
Vern Cotter not getting carried away after Scotland's heavy win over Italy
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 6 hours ago
Scotland coach Vern Cotter insists his side still need to improve before the World Cup despite running in six tries against Italy. The Dark Blues claimed their biggest victory since their 46-point winning margin over Portugal at the 2007 tournament... Read more
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Gazette
Scotland build World Cup momentum with a 48-7 warm-up win over ItalyScotland finally injected some momentum into their World Cup preparations as th
Scotland build World Cup momentum with a 48-7 warm-up win over Italy
Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
Scotland finally injected some momentum into their World Cup preparations as they followed up last week's win over Italy with a 48-7 triumph in the Edinburgh return. Doubles from Sean Lamont and Tim Visser combined with scores from John Barclay and... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Scotland build World Cup momentum with a 48-7 warm-up win over Italy Scotland's Sean Lamont celebrates scoring the first try against Italy Scotla
Scotland build World Cup momentum with a 48-7 warm-up win over Italy
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 hours ago
Scotland's Sean Lamont celebrates scoring the first try against Italy Scotland finally injected some momentum into their World Cup preparations as they followed up last week's win... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Scotland 48-7 Italy: Vern Cotter's men record comfortable winScotland finally injected some momentum into their World Cup preparations as th
Scotland 48-7 Italy: Vern Cotter's men record comfortable win
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 hours ago
Scotland finally injected some momentum into their World Cup preparations as they followed up last week's win over Italy with a 48-7 triumph in the Edinburgh return, report the Daily Record. Doubles from Sean Lamont and Tim Visser combined with... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Scotland build World Cup momentum with a 48-7 warm-up win over ItalyScotland finally injected some momentum into their World Cup preparations as th
Scotland build World Cup momentum with a 48-7 warm-up win over Italy
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 7 hours ago
Scotland finally injected some momentum into their World Cup preparations as they followed up last week's win over Italy with a 48-7 triumph in the Edinburgh return. Doubles from Sean Lamont and Tim Visser combined with scores from John Barclay and... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Scotland 48 Italy 7SCOTLAND 48 Tries: Lamont 2, Barclay, Visser 2, Bennett. Cons: Laidlaw 2, Russ
Scotland 48 Italy 7
EveningTimes Online / Posted 7 hours ago
SCOTLAND 48 Tries: Lamont 2, Barclay, Visser 2, Bennett. Cons: Laidlaw 2, Russell. Pens: Laidlaw 4. ITALY 7 Try: Campagnaro. Con: Allan. SCOTLAND made it back-to-back wins against Italy in some style, running in three tries against opponents who... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Scotland score six tries in rout of ItalyEDINBURGH: Scotland ran in six tries to overwhelm Italy 48-7 in a one-sided Wor
Scotland score six tries in rout of Italy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 hours ago
EDINBURGH: Scotland ran in six tries to overwhelm Italy 48-7 in a one-sided World Cup warm-up game at Murrayfield on Saturday. Wingers Sean Lamont and Tim Visser crossed the line twice each for the hosts, who looked far more convincing than they did... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Scotland build World Cup momentum with a 48-7 warm-up win over Italy « Shropshire StarDoubles from Sean Lamont and Tim Visser combined with scores from John Barclay
Scotland build World Cup momentum with a 48-7 warm-up win over Italy « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 7 hours ago
Doubles from Sean Lamont and Tim Visser combined with scores from John Barclay and Mark Bennett ensured Vern Cotter's team gained revenge for this year's last-gasp RBS 6 Nations defeat to the Azzurri. But the hosts will be annoyed with themselves... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Scotland build World Cup momentum with a 48-7 warm-up win over ItalyScotland finally injected some momentum into their World Cup preparations as th
Scotland build World Cup momentum with a 48-7 warm-up win over Italy
Kingston Guardian / Posted 7 hours ago
Scotland finally injected some momentum into their World Cup preparations as they followed up last week's win over Italy with a 48-7 triumph in the Edinburgh return. Doubles from Sean Lamont and Tim Visser combined with scores from John Barclay and... Read more
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Scotsman
Scotland 48 Italy 7: Scotland romp to victory over Italy Sean Lamont crosses to score a try on his 96th Scotland appearance. Picture: P
Scotland 48 Italy 7: Scotland romp to victory over Italy
Scotsman / Posted 7 hours ago
Sean Lamont crosses to score a try on his 96th Scotland appearance. Picture: PA SCOTLAND finally injected some momentum into their World Cup preparations as they followed up last week’s win... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Scotland build World Cup momentum with a 48-7 warm-up win over ItalyScotland finally injected some momentum into their World Cup preparations as th
Scotland build World Cup momentum with a 48-7 warm-up win over Italy
Oxford Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
Scotland finally injected some momentum into their World Cup preparations as they followed up last week's win over Italy with a 48-7 triumph in the Edinburgh return. Doubles from Sean Lamont and Tim Visser combined with scores from John Barclay and... Read more
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guardian-series
Scotland build World Cup momentum with a 48-7 warm-up win over ItalyScotland finally injected some momentum into their World Cup preparations as th
Scotland build World Cup momentum with a 48-7 warm-up win over Italy
guardian-series / Posted 7 hours ago
Scotland finally injected some momentum into their World Cup preparations as they followed up last week's win over Italy with a 48-7 triumph in the Edinburgh return. Doubles from Sean Lamont and Tim Visser combined with scores from John Barclay and... Read more
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Harrow Times
Scotland build World Cup momentum with a 48-7 warm-up win over ItalyScotland finally injected some momentum into their World Cup preparations as th
Scotland build World Cup momentum with a 48-7 warm-up win over Italy
Harrow Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Scotland finally injected some momentum into their World Cup preparations as they followed up last week's win over Italy with a 48-7 triumph in the Edinburgh return. Doubles from Sean Lamont and Tim Visser combined with scores from John Barclay and... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Scotland build World Cup momentum with a 48-7 warm-up win over ItalyScotland finally injected some momentum into their World Cup preparations as th
Scotland build World Cup momentum with a 48-7 warm-up win over Italy
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 8 hours ago
Scotland finally injected some momentum into their World Cup preparations as they followed up last week's win over Italy with a 48-7 triumph in the Edinburgh return. Doubles from Sean Lamont and Tim Visser combined with scores from John Barclay and... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scotland 48 Italy 7Try: Campagnaro. Con: Allan. SCOTLAND made it back-to-back wins against Italy
Scotland 48 Italy 7
heraldscotland / Posted 8 hours ago
Try: Campagnaro. Con: Allan. SCOTLAND made it back-to-back wins against Italy in some style, running in three tries against opponents who looked more sluggish than they had done last week. The Scots had been lucky to leave Turin with a 16-12 victory... Read more
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Super Sport
Six-try Scotland rout Italy Scotland ran in six tries to overwhelm Italy 48-7 in a one-sided World Cup wa
Six-try Scotland rout Italy
Super Sport / Posted 8 hours ago
Scotland ran in six tries to overwhelm Italy 48-7 in a one-sided World Cup warm-up game at Murrayfield on Saturday. Wingers Sean Lamont and Tim Visser crossed the line twice each for the hosts, who looked far more... Read more
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sportsmole
Scotland celebrate record win over ItalyScotland recorded a 48-7 win over Italy in a World Cup warm-up game at Murrayfi
Scotland celebrate record win over Italy
sportsmole / Posted 8 hours ago
Scotland recorded a 48-7 win over Italy in a World Cup warm-up game at Murrayfield this afternoon. Greig Laidlaw kicked an early penalty for Scotland before a wonderful Finn Russell chip was met on the full by Sean Lamont who galloped over. Laidlaw... Read more
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Scotsman
Simon Taylor: Can non-Scots fill the gaps?IT’S a funny thing, but although Italy are one of the few major rugby nations w
Simon Taylor: Can non-Scots fill the gaps?
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
IT’S a funny thing, but although Italy are one of the few major rugby nations who you would get even odds on us beating, you always get the feeling we hate playing against them. Over the years, they have, of course, inflicted a few traumatic defeats... Read more
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Scotsman
Allan Massie: Farrell perceives selection all wrong Danny Cipriani: Left out of World Cup. Picture: Getty Images ANDY Farrell, En
Allan Massie: Farrell perceives selection all wrong
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
Danny Cipriani: Left out of World Cup. Picture: Getty Images ANDY Farrell, England’s assistant coach, made a very odd remark on Thursday. Explaining why Danny Cipriani had been left out of the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Hogg sets his sights high for World CupSCOTLAND full-back Stuart Hogg has insisted that the team CAN win the Rugby Wor
Hogg sets his sights high for World Cup
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
SCOTLAND full-back Stuart Hogg has insisted that the team CAN win the Rugby World Cup - and that there is no point in turning up for the tournament if they think otherwise. Scottish Rugby chief executive Mark Dodson declared several years ago that... Read more
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heraldscotland
Time for Scotland to turn on the styleThey increased the tempo and stretched the play then, and for a time the Italia
Time for Scotland to turn on the style
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
They increased the tempo and stretched the play then, and for a time the Italians were on the rack. And when play did become confined to close quarters, the home team’s domination up front was noticeably diminished once the replacement front row of... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Scotland in search of Italy revengeEDINBURGH - Scotland will be seeking to overturn their dramatic last-minute Six
Scotland in search of Italy revenge
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
EDINBURGH - Scotland will be seeking to overturn their dramatic last-minute Six Nations defeat at home to Italy and restore morale at Murrayfield when they face the Azzurri in their penultimate World Cup warm-up match on Saturday. Lock Jonny Gray... Read more
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Scotsman
John Barclay ready to battle for World Cup place John Barclay says he has unfinished business at the World Cup after Scotland f
John Barclay ready to battle for World Cup place
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
John Barclay says he has unfinished business at the World Cup after Scotland failed to reach the quarter-finals in 2011. Picture: SNS/SRU THE former Dollar Academy flanker John Barclay has been around... Read more
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Scotsman
Cotter hails Ryan Wilson on return from ban Ryan Wilson in action for Scotland. Picture: Craig Watson/SNS/SRU HEAD coach
Cotter hails Ryan Wilson on return from ban
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
Ryan Wilson in action for Scotland. Picture: Craig Watson/SNS/SRU HEAD coach Vern Cotter described Ryan Wilson as “exceptional” yesterday after naming him in the Scotland team at the first opportunity... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Wholesale changes for ScotlandIn the front row, Edinburgh Rugby trio Alasdair Dickinson, Ross Ford and Willem
Wholesale changes for Scotland
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
In the front row, Edinburgh Rugby trio Alasdair Dickinson, Ross Ford and Willem Nel start the match after their impressive replacement appearances last week, with John Barclay, David Denton and Ryan Wilson offering an impressive back row. Glasgow... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Scotland flanker Barclay braced for World Cup axeLONDON - Scotland flanker John Barclay has said the experience of a spell in th
Scotland flanker Barclay braced for World Cup axe
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
LONDON - Scotland flanker John Barclay has said the experience of a spell in the international wilderness will stand him in good stead should he be omitted from Vern Cotter's squad for the World Cup. Scotland's John Barclay runs with the ball during... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Barclay ready to play his way into World Cup squadEX-GLASGOW forward John Barclay has been given a rare chance to start a game fo
Barclay ready to play his way into World Cup squad
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
EX-GLASGOW forward John Barclay has been given a rare chance to start a game for Scotland against Italy tomorrow - and he is determined to seize the opportunity to force his way into Vern Cotter’s squad for the Rugby World Cup. The openside flanker,... Read more
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SportsFan
Scot Barclay back for Italy RWC15 warm-upJohn Barclay will make his first Scotland start in nearly two years after being
Scot Barclay back for Italy RWC15 warm-up
SportsFan / Posted 2 days ago
John Barclay will make his first Scotland start in nearly two years after being given another chance to press his claims for a Rugby World Cup spot after being included on Thursday in the team for Saturday's warm-up match against Italy at... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Wholesale changes for Scots against ItalyLONDON: Coach Vern Cotter has changed all but one of his starting team for his
Wholesale changes for Scots against Italy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
LONDON: Coach Vern Cotter has changed all but one of his starting team for his Scotland side's second successive rugby World Cup warm-up match against Italy on Saturday, with wing Sean Lamont the only survivor from last week's 16-12 win in Turin. In... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
John Barclay handed return to Scotland starting XV John Barclay is back in Scotland's starting line-up John Barclay will make h
John Barclay handed return to Scotland starting XV
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
John Barclay is back in Scotland's starting line-up John Barclay will make his first Scotland start since November 2013 after being named in the team to face Italy in Saturday's third World Cup... Read more
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Sporting Life
Scotland return for Barclay John Barclay will make his first Scotland start since November 2013 after bei
Scotland return for Barclay
Sporting Life / Posted 2 days ago
John Barclay will make his first Scotland start since November 2013 after being named in the team to face Italy in Saturday's third World Cup warm-up clash with Italy at Murrayfield. Rugby World Cup. Click here to... 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 3 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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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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 11 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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