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Scottish Rugby questions if misconduct charges are 'appropriate'

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scottish Rugby has questioned whether misconduct charges brought by World Rugby are "appropriate".     It was confirmed on Tuesday that comments made by chief executive Mark Dodson are to...

RWC issues misconduct charges against Scottish Rugby Union

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby World Cup has confirmed that it has issued misconduct charges against the Scottish Rugby Union (SRU) in relation to recent comments made about Typhoon Hagibis and its potential impact on the Rugby...

Hansen 'quite happy' All Blacks avoided in-form Japan

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Steve Hansen is "quite happy" to see Japan on the opposite side of the draw to New Zealand in the Rugby World Cup - but knows Ireland will be a tough test in the quarter-finals.   Tournament...

Bundee Aki gets a 3 week ban

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland centre Bundee Aki attended a disciplinary hearing on 14 October having received a red card from referee Nic Berry for an act of foul play contrary to Law 9.13 (dangerous tackle) in Ireland’s...

Kolbe and Jantjies expected to be fit for Japan clash

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Cheslin Kolbe and Herschel Jantjies are expected to be fit for South Africa's Rugby World Cup quarter-final against Japan on Sunday.   Livewire wing Kolbe missed the 66-7 rout of Canada last Tuesday...

Highlights: Ireland v Samoa - Rugby World Cup 2019

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland booked their spot in the quarter-finals with a 47-5 win over Samoa in the teams final pool matches at the Rugby World Cup. Ireland started strongly and ran in three tries to build a 21-0 lead,...

Highlights: Japan v Scotland - Rugby World Cup 2019

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Japan progressed to the Quarter-Finals of the Rugby World Cup for the first time as they held on for a 28-21 win over Scotland to bring the pool round of play to a close. Scotland got off to the perfect...

Top Performers: Japan vs Scotland

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Japan stunned the world by becoming the first Asia nation to reach the quarter-finals of the Rugby World Cup as they beat Scotland 28-21 on Sunday.    Before the game kicked off, Japan...

Japan make history as fearsome All Blacks march on – the pool stage in numbers

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Rugby World Cup is headed for the knockout rounds after a dramatic pool stage in which Scotland were the biggest casualties.     Eight teams remain from 20, with hosts Japan – who...

Scotland skipper Laidlaw to weigh up his future

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Captain Greig Laidlaw will consider his Scotland future after Japan denied his team a place in the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals.     The 34-year-old scrum-half could not inspire...