8 Mar 2014 07:30 • Ally McGilvray
GALA Rugby Club are 80 minutes away from being crowned Scottish club champions for the first time in 31 years.
7 Mar 2014 06:30 • Ally McGilvray
GALA try scorer Euan Dods helped the Maroons score their first away victory over Stirling under the guidance of Head Coach George Graham, in their penultimate game of the season, and then beamed: “We’re now in pole position to win the league.”
6 Mar 2014 09:30 • Ally McGilvray
GALA have been handed a home draw against Glasgow Hawks in the semi-final of the RBS Cup.
4 Mar 2014 17:30 • Ally McGilvray
AT least one Gala coach was celebrating winning league silverware at the weekend.
4 Mar 2014 08:30
JEDBURGH'S Greig Laidlaw will leave Edinburgh Rugby at the end of the season.
21 Feb 2014 06:30 • Ally McGilvray
GALA coach George Graham this week revealed he wasn’t shocked to learn Melrose had been kicked out the Scottish Cup at the weekend - because he predicted it.
20 Feb 2014 14:30 • Ally McGilvray
MELROSE winger Damien Hoyland won a two-year deal with Edinburgh Rugby following his man-of-the-match performance for Scotland Under 20s last week - and then revealed it was a dream come true.
20 Feb 2014 06:30 • Ally McGilvray
GALA centre Chris Auld revealed everyone at Netherdale was “dying to win” the RBS Premiership this season after losing out to Ayr last year.
18 Feb 2014 11:30
GALA rugby teenagers Ruari Howarth and Gary Robertson have been included in the Scotland Under 18s squad.
12 Feb 2014 09:30
THREE Borders teams will be aiming for the pinnacle of youth club rugby on Sunday at Hawthornden, Lasswade.
11 Feb 2014 13:30
MELROSE Sevens will have an international flavour this year with the arrival of both the USA Tigers and Trinidad and Tobago.
11 Feb 2014 09:30
EDINBURGH Rugby are delighted to announce the signing of Melrose and Scotland under-20 winger Damien Hoyland on a two-year deal starting this summer.
10 Feb 2014 07:30 • Ally McGilvray
THEIR final games of the season may be against the bottom two in the table. But Gala’s Head Coach George Graham revealed he believes Melrose have just as tough a run-in to the RBS Premiership as his side do.
8 Feb 2014 07:30 • Ally McGilvray
FORMER Gala centre Iain Berthinussen watched the Maroons dismantle his Edinburgh Accies side at the weekend - and then tipped them to go on to win the league.
7 Feb 2014 07:30 • Ally McGilvray
IT is the oldest international rugby union fixture in the world. And, this weekend, it is being staged in the Borders.
6 Feb 2014 18:00 • Ally McGilvray
THE weather may have been miserable in Galashiels. But a huge cloud lifted over Netherdale at the weekend.
5 Feb 2014 12:30
HEAD coach Sean Lineen has made a number of changes to the side that took on their Irish counterparts in Athlone last weekend, for the team to meet England at Netherdale on Friday (7 February).
2 Feb 2014 09:30
MARK Robertson, from Melrose, have been called out to New Zealand for the fifth leg of the HSBC Sevens World Series in Wellington, next weekend (7-8 February).
2 Feb 2014 09:30
MELROSE match winner Perry Parker has joined RaboDirect PRO12 side Ospreys on loan until the end of the season.
30 Jan 2014 08:30 • Ally McGilvray
MELROSE match winner Perry Parker scored the try which gave the Greenyards side a vital victory over neighbours Gala in the race for the RBS Premiership title at the weekend - and then revealed he believes they can now go on to win it.