6 May 2015 09:30
FORMER Scotland and British & Irish Lions lock Nathan Hines has been recruited to the national coaching team on a two-year contract, following his decision to retire from playing the game.
3 May 2015 09:30 • Ally McGilvray
AFTER cruelly being denied their fourth Scottish Championship in five years at the weekend, Melrose are set to welcome in a new generation of young stars to the Greenyards next season.
2 May 2015 09:30
GALA came out on top in the P6 & P7 age group at the ProStrakan Mini Maroons Tournament at Netherdale on Sunday.
1 May 2015 09:30
MELROSE Head Coach John Dalziel revealed losing the Scottish championship to Heriot’s in the final minute of the match was “heart-breaking”.
27 Apr 2015 09:30 • Ally McGilvray
“I’m a Selkirk man and some of my best moments have been with Selkirk,” he explained. “My father is probably one of the best men I know down there, he’s unbelievable. And he doesn’t like me playing at another club but that’s just the way it is."
26 Apr 2015 09:30 • Ally McGilvray
ST BOSWELLS captain Ryan Hogg may be forced to hang up his boots after leading the Borderers to national glory.
24 Apr 2015 09:30
LISA Robertson capped a great day for Murrayfield Wanderers and her Galashiels family as she scored the winning try to defeat Hillhead/Jordanhill 25-22 in the Sarah Beaney Cup final.
23 Apr 2015 09:30
SEVEN players linked to Borders clubs have been chosen for the Scotland side to travel to northern Italy for the World Rugby Under-20 Championship.
21 Apr 2015 09:30
RUGBY fans in the Borders will get sight of the glittering Rugby World Cup trophy when it tours the country this summer.
20 Apr 2015 09:30 • Ally McGilvray
JED-FOREST star Gregor Young was all smiles after helping Glasgow Warriors win the 125th Melrose Sevens.
19 Apr 2015 13:30 • Ally McGilvray
IT may have been 16 years since Gala last lifted The Ladies Centenary Cup at the home of their fiercest rivals, Melrose. But they’ve had a hand in the last two.
19 Apr 2015 09:30 • Ally McGilvray
GERMANY captain Clemens Von Grumbkow admitted he didn’t know much about the Melrose Sevens before he arrived in the Borders on Friday. But, after leaving with the runners-up trophy on Saturday, he revealed it was an experience he will never forget.
18 Apr 2015 09:30
IT is one of the fastest growing sports on the planet. And Scotland is currently ranked eighth in the world.
18 Apr 2015 06:30 • Ally McGilvray
MELROSE President Mike Bleasdale insisted this year’s Sevens was fan-tastic!
17 Apr 2015 09:30 • Ally McGilvray
SHE dreamt of playing for Scotland the moment she picked up a rugby ball for the first time aged just five.
16 Apr 2015 09:30
THE pinnacle match of BT Cup Finals Day will be streamed live on Saturday (18 April), on Scottish Rugby TV's YouTube channel.
14 Apr 2015 09:30 • Ally McGilvray
IT’S fair to say, not everyone was a fan.
14 Apr 2015 07:30
AFTER joining Edinburgh Rugby from Gala at the start of the season as a BT Sport Scottish Rugby Academy player, prop Rory Sutherland will become a full time pro player on 1 June on a two-year contract to the club.
4 Apr 2015 09:30
A RUGBY team whose key aim is to promote cancer awareness amongst men will defend its title at this year’s Melrose Vets 10s Tournament.
4 Apr 2015 07:30
THE Aberdeen Asset Management Melrose Sevens will transform the picturesque Borders town of Melrose into a rugby mecca next weekend.