21 Aug 2015 08:30
Edinburgh set to strut their stuff at the Greenyards
A TEAM of 28, captained by flanker Roddy Grant, has been announced for Edinburgh Rugby's opening pre-season friendly against Romania at the Greenyards today (Friday 21 August, kick-off 6.30pm).
21 Aug 2015 06:30 • Ally McGilvray
Mein heads for Jed-Forest
GALA’S former Young Player of the Year Gregor Mein has signed for Border rivals Jed-Forest.
20 Aug 2015 07:30
Braw display by Gala's giants of the jungle
KELSO welcomed the big beasts of the Premiership jungle, Gala, to Poynder Park for the first game of the season in a Booker’s Border League pre-season match.
19 Aug 2015 18:30 • Ally McGilvray
Lockington blow for Melrose coach Dalziel
MELROSE head coach John Dalziel revealed South African playmaker Austin Lockington is expected to miss the first half of the season through injury.
17 Aug 2015 16:00
McAndrew earns contract call-up to capital club
AHEAD of the opening pre-season friendly, on Friday 21 August at the Greenyards against Romania, Edinburgh Rugby has announced that Scotland age grade and Melrose scrum-half Murdo McAndrew will be joining the club for a four-month trial period with immediate effect.
17 Aug 2015 12:00
Breaking: Rugby league Scots to play at Earlston
SCOTLAND'S rugby league club side will face the British Army this week at Earlston's Haugh ground.
14 Aug 2015 20:07 • Ally McGilvray
Debutants make mark in Melrose win
NEW-LOOK Melrose started the 2015-16 season with a win in the oldest established rugby union league in the world.
14 Aug 2015 10:00
Fixture clash angers Selkirk coach Wright.
FORMER British Lion and Scotland prop, Peter Wright, has hit out at the decision to open the 2015-16 club season with games on August 29 kicking off at 1.15pm.
13 Aug 2015 14:30
Rose are ready for new rugby season
MELROSE had a very useful training match against Glasgow Hawks at The Greenyards with a number of the “new” faces on show.
13 Aug 2015 07:30
Selkirk hit Peebles for six in Border League
SELKIRK’S opening Bookers’ Border League clash at Philiphaugh produced no fewer than six tries for the new Premiership 1 team, and was a personal triumph for middle-row man Jordan McGowan, writes ATHOLL INNES at Philiphaugh.
12 Aug 2015 08:30
Melrose master Mansfield Park test
IT was never going to be easy at Mansfield Park on Saturday for Melrose, as it will be for other visitors, but it was their commitment and clinical power that won the day on a tense afternoon, writes Atholl Innes at Mansfield Park.
11 Aug 2015 15:30
Tributes to Gala rugby legend - Arthur Dorward
SCOTTISH Rugby has paid tribute to the first Gala player to ever captain his country - Arthur Fairgrieve Dorward.