19 Apr 2014 07:00 • Ally McGilvray
A RUGBY team made up of players from around the world who have either had cancer or had a member of their family diagnosed with the disease won the seventh annual Davidson Chalmers Vets tournament in Melrose on Friday.
18 Apr 2014 15:30 • Ally McGilvray
HAWICK head coach Phil Leck watched his side knock Gala out of the Melrose Sevens at the weekend and then branded the decision to give their rivals a bye into the final of the Border League at the expense of his players “pathetic”.
18 Apr 2014 08:30 • Ally McGilvray
MELROSE remain in pole position to retain their Kings of the Sevens title this season - despite being knocked out their home tournament by runners-up Edinburgh Accies at the semi-final stage.
17 Apr 2014 08:30 • Ally McGilvray
HE is regarded as the fastest player in rugby after changing sports from athletics in 2012.
16 Apr 2014 14:30 • Ally McGilvray
ST BOSWELLS have been disqualified from the RBS Bowl Final after allegedly breaching national competition rules.
16 Apr 2014 08:30 • Ally McGilvray
THEY have grown up at the Greenyards. And have played their part in the club’s success this year.
14 Apr 2014 07:00 • Ally McGilvray
HE has been described as one of the most promising young talents in Scottish rugby. And this summer he will have the chance to follow in some famous foot-steps.
12 Apr 2014 10:30 • Ally McGilvray
MUCH has been written over the course of the season about the rivalry between two of the best club rugby sides in Scotland.
11 Apr 2014 15:19 • Ally McGilvray
MELROSE Director of Rugby Mike Dalgetty watched his club win three cups in 24 hours and then admitted it was the perfect warm-up to this weekend’s Sevens.
11 Apr 2014 09:30
SCOTTISH Rugby is hastening the development of its new Academy structure as part of its desire to raise the standard of play in Scotland.
11 Apr 2014 08:30
THERE were murmurings of discontent when Gala decided two years ago to change its sevens’ format with pool stages instead of a straight knock-out with a final under floodlights as well as Bowl and Plate competitions.
10 Apr 2014 07:30 • Ally McGilvray
FORMER Gala President Colin Playfair revealed the club were “happy” to be given a bye to the final of the Border League.
9 Apr 2014 16:30
BOROUGHMUIR coach Bruce Aitchison revealed he can’t wait to return to the Borders with his newly promoted side next season - after finishing runners-up in the Shield final at the Gala Sevens.
9 Apr 2014 06:30
SELKIRK have appointed former Scotland prop Peter Wright as coach for the next two seasons.
2 Apr 2014 16:30
PEEBLES Rugby Club has revealed it was exploring all options in its search for a new Head Coach following the “surprise” departure of former Scotland star Peter Wright.
1 Apr 2014 10:30 • Ally McGilvray
IT has been described as a once in a lifetime experience. But organisers are hoping to repeat its success again this year.
31 Mar 2014 08:30
GALA and Jed-Forest’s Border League fixture will be the first senior competitive rugby match to be played on the 3G Arena in Galashiels, it has been announced.
31 Mar 2014 06:30
MELROSE and Gala could renew their rivalries sooner than anticipated next month.
30 Mar 2014 06:30 • Ally McGilvray
GALA Vice-President Graham Low has backed Head Coach George Graham to lead the club to league glory - after coming agonisingly close to being crowned Scottish champions for the first time in 31 years this season.