Thursday, June 24, 2021

Scottish Rugby and London Scottish join forces in ‘logical partnership’

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BY IAIN COLLIN - @CCP_sport Scottish Rugby and London Scottish have joined forces in a move that will see some of the nation's most promising players - and coaches - farmed out for experience at the...

Six Nations the acid test for Scotland after successful autumn series, insists British and...

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FOLLOW US ON  TWITTER | FACEBOOKBRITISH and Irish Lions legend Alan Tait has hailed Scotland’s successful autumn series but insists the Six Nations will be the real acid test.Scotland made it two wins from three...

Josh Taylor thrilled to fulfil dream of becoming world champion

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Josh Taylor admits he is ‘over the moon’ at realising his dream of becoming a world champion after taking Ivan Baranchyk's IBF super-lightweight belt in an unanimous points victory.In the end, Taylor ran out...
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Scottish racetrack welcome’s back fans for the first time in over a year

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MUSSELBURGH Racecourse has been given the go ahead to welcome back fans as lockdown restrictions start to ease.In a carefully managed event, the East Lothian race track will admit 250 racing fans to enjoy...

Family of Olympic hero and Chariots of Fire inspiration Eric Liddell to receive reissue...

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THE SCOTTISH Rugby Union is to re-issue a cap to the family of famous Olympian Eric Liddell - the inspiration behind the Chariots of Fire movie.Liddell earned seven caps for Scotland in 1922 and...

Voted player of the championship, Stuart Hogg insists Scotland ‘more than capable’ of winning...

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BY IAIN COLLIN - @CCP_sportSTUART Hogg has set his sights on winning the Six Nations in future after he lifted this year's player of the championship award.The Scotland full-back beat off competition from the likes of...

Sean Maitland: ‘Scotland captain Greig Laidlaw may be small but he has a massive...

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FOLLOW US ON  TWITTER | FACEBOOKSEAN Maitland reckons Scotland skipper Greig Laidlaw makes up for his lack of stature with the size of the chip on his shoulder.Laidlaw steered Scotland to their first Six Nations success...

Scotland to avoid Springboks, France & Wales in Rugby World Cup draw after finishing...

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FOLLOW US ON  TWITTER | FACEBOOKSCOTLAND will avoid South Africa, France and Wales at the Rugby World Cup in 2019 after hanging on to fifth spot in the world rankings.Saturday’s 29-0 victory over Italy ensured Vern...

Skipper Greig Laidlaw urges Scotland to target second and finish Six Nations on a...

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FOLLOW US ON  TWITTER | FACEBOOKGREIG LAIDLAW has urged Scotland to target second in the Six Nations as they bid to get over Saturday’s Calcutta Cup hammering by finishing the championship on a high.Laidlaw has been...

No ‘panic’ for Mike Blair, despite another opening-day loss in the Six Nations for...

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BY IAIN COLLIN - @CCP_sport Mike Blair insists there is no reason to panic in the wake of another opening-day loss for Scotland in the Six Nations. Saturday's 15-9 loss to rivals England in the Calcutta Cup...

Chris Hoy’s thighs even bigger after horsefly bite

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SIR Chris Hoy's legendary thighs are even more massive after he was attacked by a horsefly.The six-time Olympic champion was bitten whilst cycling and revealed the huge swelling on his leg in a photo...

Jeremy Guscott: ‘Scotland’s Stuart Hogg is well clear of rivals in bid for British...

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FOLLOW US ON  TWITTER | FACEBOOKBRITISH and Irish Lions legend Jeremy Guscott insists Scotland star Stuart Hogg has already streaked clear of the competition for a starting jersey for this summer’s tour to New Zealand.Hogg,...
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Lee McGregor determined to win European title following six months of watching daughter grow...

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Lee McGregor insists he will be inspired by the heartbreak of watching daughter Maddie grow up over Facetime for the past six months. The British and Commonwealth bantamweight champion is hoping to get his hands...

British & Irish Lions legend Jim Telfer calls for cool heads if Scotland are...

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SCOTLAND rugby legend Jim Telfer has called for cool heads in the red-hot atmosphere of the Calcutta Cup clash if the nation are to savour a famous victory over England.Scotland have not beaten the...

Former Scotland cap urges side to do ‘whatever it takes’ to spark Six Nations...

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BY IAIN COLLIN - @CCP_sport Rory Lawson has urged Scotland to 'do whatever it takes' to win in Wales this weekend. Lawson has warned Vern Cotter's squad risk sounding like a stuck record unless they quickly shrug...

Scottish boxer Josh Taylor draws inspiration from Carl Frampton ahead of title fight

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@CCP_sportJosh Taylor admits he is drawing inspiration from stablemate Carl Frampton as he bids to get his hands on the Commonwealth super-lightweight belt.The Scottish Commonwealth gold medalist, who has not been taken beyond two...

Six Nations: Scotland must sort out scrum if they are to avoid defeat to...

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FOLLOW US ON  TWITTER | FACEBOOKSCOTLAND'S ‘festering problem’ in the scrum will be targeted by Wales this weekend and will not have gone unnoticed by referee John Lacey, according to former Italy head coach Nick Mallett.Mallett,...

Jeremy Guscott: Scotland must beat Australia to build on display that made All Blacks...

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WE ARE ON TWITTER AND FACEBOOKSCOTLAND have been praised for proving the All Blacks are only ‘human’ after coming to within a whisker of a historic first-ever win against the world champions at the weekend.Only...

Josh Taylor keeps his cool as Commonwealth title press conference turns ugly

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FOLLOW US ON TWITTER | FACEBOOKJosh Taylor kept his discipline amid a barrage of verbal jabs from Commonwealth super lightweight title opponent Dave Ryan’s trainer, and has vowed to do his talking in the ring tomorrow night.The...

Scots boxer desperate to take step in right direction as the sport returns to...

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Paul Kean admits he is determined to seize his chance under the spotlight and take a huge step forward in his boxing career with victory over Hamzah Sheeraz on Friday night. The Dundee fighter will...
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