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news from Tuesday, March 19, 2019

news from Monday, March 18, 2019

- After the Welsh match, Tom English, late of this parish, wrote that if Wales have forgotten how to lose, Scotland have forgotten how to win. This was a harsh judgement, not however without substance – and sadly it might be repeated again this week. After the most unexpected, sublime, spirited, skilful and romantic of comebacks at the Castle of Doom, aka Twickenham, Gregor Townsend’s Sc...

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- We’re all still catching our breath after perhaps the craziest international match ever at Twickenham on Saturday and the review sessions will reveal huge lessons for England to learn but it’s their head coach who has the biggest lesson to learn from it....

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- If there’s one thing we’ve learned from watching the Scotland national team over the years, it’s to expect the unexpected. Coming into the Six Nations, Gregor Townsend’s squad was rather depleted through injury and as much as an opening weekend win over Italy was anticipated, the capitulation in the final ten minutes of that game …...

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