Rugby

  • 1 October 2014

    Phil Burleigh, who came off the bench to score Edinburgh's equalising try against Scarlets last week, believes his side can continue their Guinness Pro12 revival when they square up to Ulster on Friday.

  • 30 September 2014

    George Graham has always been one of rugby's granite-hewn characters, but the normally flinty Gala coach admitted he was distraught at the end of last season when his Borders side lost the RBS Premiership title after going down 34-33 to Ayr, while Melrose were beating Currie just five miles away.

  • 28 September 2014

    THE difference between Edinburgh and Glasgow in one name?

  • 26 September 2014

    Stuart Hogg scored two of Glasgow's five tries as they halted Connacht's unbeaten start to the season in the Guinness PRO12.

  • 26 September 2014

    ALAN SOLOMONS, the Edinburgh head coach, has insisted that he has no concerns about team morale after last Sunday's 62-13 mauling by the Ospreys at the Liberty Stadium, a result which came just a week after the capital club slumped to an equally depressing 13-14 home loss against Connacht.

  • 26 September 2014

    ADAM Ashe is always going to have to live with the anomaly of having started a Scotland Test three months before he started a professional club game but, according to Al Kellock, his club captain, there are few better prepared to handle his rare claim to fame.