Just two months after their heroics in Australia, the British and Irish Lions are back on duty this weekend as domestic rugby returns.
Revitalised team’s performance against South Africa did us proud.
Scott Johnson revealed what could be his last Scottish squad for the triangular series in South Africa during the week.
THE SRU revealed their worst-kept secret for a while when Vern Cotter was confirmed as Scotland coach from June, 2014.
The British & Irish Lions open their 2013 campaign next weekend in Hong Kong with a warm-up game against the Barbarians while en route to Australia.
The rugby season has all but come to a close as Cup competitions reach their climax.
There will be a lot of anxious players glued to the TV on Tuesday when the Lions squad is announced live.
AS the season draws to a close, attention begins to turn towards selection for the British and Irish Lions tour to Hong Kong and Australia.
Spring. It’s an interesting time of year. Some rugby competitions have finished, such as the club Premiership which has been incredibly close behind Ayr and Gala. Others are reaching their climax as the battle for play-off places heats up.
THE Borders Sevens circuit kicked off yesterday, with the highlight next Saturday when Melrose play hosts to a cosmopolitan group of teams coming from as far away as India.
In the year of a Lions tour, the 6 Nations is always a good proving ground for selection.