Mike Blair rugby player
Mike Blair rugby player

Mike Blair

20th Apr 1981 1.80m/83kg Head Coach

Paterson Sees More to Come from both Warriors and Edinburgh

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland great Chris Paterson feels Glasgow Warriors will have unfinished business this season, while it’s a case of not quite knowing what to expect from Edinburgh. Glasgow Warriors went...

Scotland head coach Townsend - 'The supporters were right to be disappointed'

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gregor Townsend, head coach On how he is feeling after the defeat by Ireland: "I was proud of a lot of aspects of the game. I am hugely disappointed that the game got away from us. We're out of the World...

How the Round 17 matches played out in the URC

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster, Connacht and the Vodacom Bulls joined Leinster, the DHL Stormers, Ulster and Glasgow Warriors in the Final Eight with one round remaining. The Stormers saw their 19-game winning streak in Cape...

Team Announcement: Leicester Tigers Vs Edinburgh Rugby

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Richard Wigglesworth has named the Leicester Tigers matchday squad to play Edinburgh Rugby in the 2022/23 Heineken Champions Cup Round of 16.   Julián Montoya will captain the team at Mattioli...

Mike Blair: Edinburgh have ‘traits’ to win at Castres

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh Rugby head coach Mike Blair believes his side have the credentials to win at Castres Olympique in Round 3 of the Heineken Champions Cup on Sunday.   The Scottish region head into...

United Rugby Championship Team Announcements Round 10

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

#SHAvLIO Cell C Sharks Thomas du Toit shifts over to the loosehead side Reinhard Nothnagel returns to Emirates Lions starting XV #STOvBUL BJ Dixon makes his first start of the season at...

Hamish Watson a major doubt for the 2023 Six Nations

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hamish Watson is a major doubt for the 2023 Six Nations as he continues to be stood down from rugby action due to a series of head knocks.   “He has seen the specialist down in Birmingham...

Blair delighted how Edinburgh ‘found a way’ against Castres

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh Rugby head coach Mike Blair praised his side for breaking down Castres Olympique in Round 2 of the Heineken Champion Cup despite struggling to produce their best rugby.   The Scottish...

Friday URC Squad News

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The teams for Friday's Round 9 fixtures of the BKT United Rugby Championship have been named with all details of match officials and broadcast information below.   TEAM NEWS HEADLINES   #SHAvOSP Makazole...

Baber Bringing Sevens Style to Edinburgh

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

It was a strange but successful return to the Arms Park for Gareth Baber as he shared in Edinburgh’s BKT United Rugby Championship victory over his former team at the famous old ground. He played...