Scotstoun was shimmering in yesterday's late summer sunshine, the quagmire surface of last season now thankfully replaced by a brand new pitch that seemed to be glowing with robust good health.
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Things get serious for the Scotland under-20 side tomorrow in the IRB Junior World Championship when they face Italy in the ninth-place semi final at the ECOLight Stadium, Pukekohe.
Scotland return to the ECOLight Stadium, Pukekohe, tomorrow for their final Pool C match against the hosts, New Zealand, knowing that the odds of victory are massively against them.
Scotland's hopes of winning a pool match were dashed by defeat to Samoa at the ECOLight Stadium, Pukehoke in the second round of fixtures yesterday.