19 Sep 2014 14:30
GALA stars past and present - Ruairi Howarth, Chris Auld, Rory Sutherland, and Grayson Hart - are among a host of familiar faces from the Borders, which also include Ewan McQuillin and Austin Lockington of Melrose, called up to the Edinburgh A team to play Glasgow Warriors next week.
18 Sep 2014 16:30 • Ally McGilvray
GALA Head Coach George Graham revealed he was “over the moon” after his team recorded their second win in a row at the weekend and returned to the top of the table for the first time this season.
18 Sep 2014 10:30 • Ally McGilvray
THE last time Gala played Glasgow Hawks at Netherdale was in the Scottish Cup semi-final back in March.
17 Sep 2014 15:30
IT was not a match for the faint-hearted at The Greenyards as the champions lost their second game of the season and the hosts again struggled to adapt to the changes on the field.
17 Sep 2014 13:30
SCOTLAND 7s head coach Calum MacRae has named one debutant in his squad for this weekend's Bucharest 7s (20-21 September), the final leg of the 2014 Rugby Europe Grand Prix Sevens Series.
17 Sep 2014 13:30
ANOTHER high-octane performance rocketed Selkirk to the top of the BT National League Division 1 table on Saturday, following their dazzling 12-try victory over an out-of-sorts Hillhead-Jordanhill at Philiphaugh.
15 Sep 2014 07:30 • David Knox
THE rising stars of rugby league are coming to Galashiels to celebrate their 20th birthday.
14 Sep 2014 06:30
MELROSE Head Coach John Dalziel revealed his side can’t continue to gift the opposition the lead if they want to retain their Premiership title at the end of the season.
13 Sep 2014 08:30
THE score-line is not a misprint, it is a factual record of an amazing match at Netherdale, where Gala rattled in 10 tries against a Currie side, which deserved a bit better.
12 Sep 2014 13:30 • Ally McGilvray
MELROSE captain Fraser Thomson is hoping to return to action in time to face Boroughmuir this weekend.
11 Sep 2014 21:30
WHEN Aberdeen A cancelled their National 1 game with Gala A, the Gala side hastily snapped up a friendly game with neighbours Kelso A who had struggled in past weeks to get a warm-up game before their league season begins.
11 Sep 2014 12:30
GLASGOW Hawks have had Al Kellock and Tyrone Holmes released to play for them by Glasgow Warriors for the trip to face Gala on Saturday.
10 Sep 2014 09:30
BUOYED up by their big win in Glasgow the previous weekend, Selkirk got off to a flying start in their opening BT National League Division 1 match against Biggar at Hartreemill on Saturday, with Josh Welsh converting a penalty kick in the third minute.
8 Sep 2014 11:30
HAWICK RFC has announced it will host the first U15s youth sevens competition at Mansfield Park later this month.
6 Sep 2014 11:30 • Ally McGilvray
HE led Gala to within touching distance of their first Scottish championship in 31 years last season.
6 Sep 2014 06:30 • Ally McGilvray
GALA Head Coach George Graham has accused Scotland’s rugby chiefs of cashing in on the club game by introducing play-offs between the top four teams at the end of the new season to decide who will be crowned champions.
5 Sep 2014 14:30
FORMER Selkirk star Lee Jones and his Glasgow Warriors team mate Gordon Reid have drawn round two of the BT Cup.
5 Sep 2014 11:30
MELROSE found, as expected, that all clubs want to knock the Scottish champions off their top perch, and Edinburgh Accies were no exception on Saturday at The Greenyards.
4 Sep 2014 15:30
A STORMING second half display swept Selkirk to a convincing victory over Cartha Queens Park in Saturday’s BT National Cup first round tie at Dumbreck Road.
2 Sep 2014 13:30
SCOTTISH Rugby today announced that it is appointing a vastly experienced Scottish coach with hands-on knowledge of the very top of the international game as part of its Academy initiative.