Injury-hit Scotland will attempt to end a decade-long winless streak against Wales as the Six Nations resumes this weekend.
EDINBURGH, Feb 24 (Reuters) - Players coming off the bench and delivering powerful performances will be vital for Scotland if they are to beat Wales for the first time in a decade in the Six Nations on Saturday, said coach Vern Cott...
Team news, match preview and statistics for Sunday's match between England and Italy at Twickenham
Six Nations 2017: Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones gives some BBC Wales Sport questions short shrift
Team news as Saracens host Sale Sharks in Saturday's Premiership fixture at Allianz Park (14:45 GMT).
Here are the teams for the weekend's Pro12 matches as they prepare to face more Welsh opposition. The post Weekend Pro Teams appeared first on Scottish Rugby Blog.
LONDON, Feb 24 (Reuters) - Ben Te'o will make his first international start after being named at outside centre for England in Sunday's Six Nations clash against Italy at Twickenham, one of four changes to the team who beat Wales two weeks ago.
Team news, match preview and statistics for Saturday's match between Ireland and France at the Aviva Stadum
Rugby league convert Ben Te'o makes his first Test start and scrum-half Danny Care is recalled in the England team to face Italy.
Christian Day and Luther Burrell are among 11 Northampton Saints players to have extended their contracts.
Feb 24 (Gracenote) - Fixtures from the Super Rugby matches FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24 FIXTURES (GMT) Reds v Sharks (0900) SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25 FIXTURES (GMT) Sunwolves v Hurricanes (0415) Crusaders v Brumbies (0635) Waratahs v Western Force (0845) Cheetahs v Lions (1305) Southern Kings v Jaguares (1515) Stormers v Bulls (1730)
Feb 24 (Gracenote) - Fixtures from the Guinness PRO12 matches FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24 FIXTURES (GMT) Edinburgh Rugby v Cardiff Blues (1905) Newport Gwent Dragons v Leinster (1930) Munster v Scarlets (1935) SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 26 FIXTURES (GMT) Benetton Rugby Treviso v Connacht (1230) Zebre v Ulster (1230) Ospreys v Glasgow Warriors (1305)
Feb 24 (Gracenote) - Fixtures from the Six Nations Championship matches SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25 FIXTURES (GMT) Scotland v Wales (1425) Ireland v France (1650) SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 26 FIXTURES (GMT) England v Italy (1500)
Feb 24 (Gracenote) - Fixtures from the Aviva Premiership matches FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24 FIXTURES (GMT) Harlequins v Leicester Tigers (1945) SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25 FIXTURES (GMT) Saracens v Sale Sharks (1445) Exeter Chiefs v Newcastle Falcons...Show More Summary
Feb 24 (Gracenote) - Results and standings from the Super Rugby matches on Friday RESULTS Highlanders (New Zealand) 15 Chiefs (New Zealand) 24 STANDINGS P W D F A B Pts Australasian Group, New Zealand Conference 1. Blues (New Zealand) 1 1 0 56 18 1 5 2. Show More Summary
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