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Gregor Townsend Names Exciting Scotland Team For Calcutta Cup

The RBS 6 Nations Rugby Round 2 Stade de France Paris 12/2/2017 France vs Scotland Scotland team at the national anthem Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Billy Stickland

Scotland host England in Murrayfield on Saturday evening, eager to get one over on the ‘Old Enemy’ after a run of losses which stretch back to 2008. The Scots suffered a humiliating defeat at Twickenham last year, as the Red Rose continued their Calcutta Cup domination. After a stuttering start to this campaign in Cardiff, the Scots found their feet with …

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Members Of France Squad Were Interviewed As ‘Potential Witnesses’ After Reports Of An Incident In Edinburgh

Reports that members of the France rugby squad were being questioned by authorities in Edinburgh about an alleged brawl in the city on Sunday night have proven to be false. In line with those earlier reports, the squad’s flight home to Paris was indeed grounded by police earlier today and several players did speak with officers in regards to an …

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Members Of France Rugby Squad Taken In For Questioning Over Alleged Brawl In Edinburgh

***Update*** Police Scotland have since confirmed that French players were actually being interviewed as “potential witnesses” after reports of an incident in Edinburgh in the early hours of Monday morning. Police in Edinburgh have grounded a plane scheduled to carry the France rugby squad back home following their NatWest Six Nations defeat to Scotland at Murrayfield on Sunday and have taken a …

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France Roll Back The Years With Out-Half Selection For Scotland Clash

France head for Murrayfield on Sunday with both sides eager to recover from a disappointing start to the Six Nations. The French thought they had the game won against Ireland last Saturday night, but a late Johnny Sexton drop-goal completely changed the complexion of their trip to Edinburgh. Jacques Brunel has named his team for the Scotland showdown, and one …

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