Farrell was already a doubt for the opener against Scotland after suffering the setback in Saracens training, but Eddie Jones had initially named him as captain of his 36-man squad. Richie Gray (Glasgow Warriors) 69 caps BT Murrayfield Stuart Hogg (Exeter Chiefs) 93 caps Wales are without nine players from their original 36-man tournament squad due to injuries and suspension as both sides look to follow up opening wins. Grow your brand authentically by sharing brand content with the internets creators. Kelter has spent the intervening period concentrating on her 15s career, in the English Premier 15s in England, and then with the Women's Eagles at the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand. Follow. Please refresh the page or navigate to another page on the site to be automatically logged inPlease refresh your browser to be logged in, The two-time Lion is the most experienced player in the 38-man squad named by Gregor Townsend, Find your bookmarks in your Independent Premium section, under my profile. Head to Head Top Scorer by Year Top Player Records. Scotland captain Stuart Hogg has warned his side not to underestimate depleted Wales in Saturday's Six Nations showdown at Murrayfield. Rufus McLean (Glasgow Warriors) 3 caps those who have played for the Scotland national rugby union team. "The challenges is first playing a quality side away from home but also giving the game we have worked on into our performance. Finn Russell (Racing 92) 65 caps McInally was given the armband ahead of former skippers Greig Laidlaw and John Barclay as the team flew out to Japan. Sione Tuipulotu (Glasgow Warriors) 7 caps The Scottish Rugby Hall of Fame panel which chooses the players who will be inducted into the Hall of Fame is made up of former players, coaches, referees and rugby journalists. Scotland earned narrow wins in Dublin and Cardiff but a 21-0 home victory over France bolstered confidence, as did the recall of. Tom Curry will captain an England side featuring a midfield combination of Henry Slade and Elliot Daly in their Six Nations opener against Scotland at Murrayfield on Saturday. Scottish Rugby (@Scotlandteam) November 13, 2022. : Fraser Brown, Jamie Bhatti, Simon Berghan, Jonny Gray, Jack Dempsey, George Horne, Blair Kinghorn, Chris Harris. Pierre Schoeman (Edinburgh Rugby) 16 caps The first three rounds of this years Guinness Six Nations have been ferocious, frenetic and full of drama. (1871-1996) Capped at District level: South of Scotland Glasgow District North and Midlands Edinburgh District Scottish Exiles Other Districts No District caps Professional Era (from 1996) Capped at District level: Border Reivers Glasgow Warriors Caledonia Reds Edinburgh Rugby English Sides Other Sides No club References [ edit] But the Edinburgh hooker had a disappointing tournament and was left out of the starting line-up as the Dark Blues saw their hopes of reaching the quarter-finals evaporate with defeat to the hosts in their final pool match. Edinburgh Other headline team news sees scrum-half Ali Price - who toured with the British and Irish Lions in the summer of 2021 - dropped from the squad entirely, with Ben White starting, and George Horne among the replacements. Gregor Townsend is looking to make it three from three. Start your Independent Premium subscription today. Hefin O'Hare and Scotland caps who are notable for reasons other than being on the national rugby union team, e.g. Ben Healy (Munster Rugby) uncapped In the backs, Gloucester Rugbys Chris Harris and Adam Hastings are included after the latter was ruled out of the tour to Argentina through injury at the last minute. Blair Kinghorn (Edinburgh Rugby) 34 caps Argentina vs Tonga takes places at the picturesque Hanazono Stadium. SCOTLAND, Ph: +44 (0) 844 335 3933 Ollie Smith (Glasgow Warriors) 1 cap What set him apart? This roster includes legendary names like former Scotland captain Andy Irvine and former British Lions captain Gavin Hastings. The flanker is back and will start which pushes Luke Crosbie out of the matchday 23. Stuart Hogg - The Former Scotland Captain. Andy Christie (Saracens) 3 caps Andy Christie (Saracens) 4 caps This will get the best out of Ali. Gregor Townsend says his Scotland side can "do something special" in this year's championship, and victory on Saturday would offer further evidence of a genuine title challenge. Ewan Ashman (Sale Sharks) 6 caps Replacements: Fraser Brown, Jamie Bhatti, Simon Berghan, Jonny Gray, Jack Dempsey, George Horne, Blair Kinghorn, Chris Harris. Boards are the best place to save images and video clips. Next up will be Fiji who Scotland last played in 2018, when Adam Hastings scored his first try for Scotland in a thrilling 54-17 victory. Click on Link to see details of Captain. But there is no place in the side for Fagerson, who has not been deemed fit enough to make the 23-man squad, as the Glasgow prop continues to recover from a hamstring injury that has kept him sidelined since December. The Tokyo Stadium was lit up by fireworks following Japan's win in the capital. Download the digital edition of Rugby World straight to your tablet or subscribe to the print edition to get the magazine delivered to your door. See More by this Creator. Glasgow's Kyle Steyn has beaten off competition from Blair Kinghorn and Sean Maitland to take the injured Darcy Graham's place on the wing. Please help update this article to reflect recent events or newly available information. Wales are without nine players from their original 36-man . His rapid rise to the full national team was complete when winning a first cap against Canada on Scotlands 2018 North America tour, from which time he firmly established himself as a key member of the squad. Also make sure you know about theFixtures, Injuries,TV Coverage by clicking on the highlighted links. Stuart Hogg; Kyle Steyn, Huw Jones, Sione Tuipulotu, Duhan van der Merwe; Finn Russell, Ben White; Pierre Schoeman, George Turner, Zander Fagerson, Richie Gray, Grant Gilchrist, Jamie Ritchie (captain), Luke Crosbie, Matt Fagerson. Stuart Hogg has been named Scotland's captain for the Six Nations, France's players attends a training session at the Fuji Hokuroku Park, Ireland's Rhys Ruddock attends a gym training session, Japan's wing Kotaro Matsushima is tackled by Russia's centre Vladimir Ostroushko, Former New Zealand international Richie McCaw holds the Rugby World Cup trophy during the tournament's opening ceremony, An Argentina fan wearing a mask with an image of football player Lionel Messi, France supporters kiss outside the Tokyo Stadium, Australia's hooker Silatolu Latu is tackled, Argentina's centre Jeronimo de la Fuente (C) is tackled by France's wing Yoann Huget, New Zealand's scrum-half TJ Perenara (L) and full back Ben Smith interact with fans, Ireland's wing Jacob Stockdale (2nd R) runs with the ball, England's centre Manu Tuilagi scores a try, A Wales supporters laughs outside the City of Toyota Stadium. 13 Nov 2022 11.34 EST. Stadia . Jamie Bhatti (Glasgow Warriors) 22 caps Ross Thompson (Glasgow Warriors) 3 caps It shows the level of competition not only in that position but every position. Statistics . Collect, curate and comment on your files. In a squad headed up by captain Ritchie, who led Scotland in all four of the 2022 Autumn Nations Series fixtures, there are returns for experienced players such as Saracens' Sean Maitland, who has 15 tries from his 53 caps, and centre Huw Jones, who re-joined Glasgow Warriors ahead of the current season and will hope to add to his 31 Scotland . Stuart Hogg is at full-back after recovering from the head injury which forced him off the pitch early on against Wales. He won plaudits, and two more caps, at the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan and featured as vice-captain during some memorable games, most notably the 2021 Calcutta Cup success against England at Twickenham and the subsequent victory versus France in Paris. Sione Tuipulotu (Glasgow Warriors) 11 caps Give Orange. Zander Fagerson (Glasgow Warriors) 54 caps George Horne, Blair Kinghorn and Chris Harris complete the matchday squad as substitute options. This was the first time any side . Derby County; Nottingham Forest; Birmingham City; Blackburn Rovers; Rangers; Coventry City; Bolton Wanderers. We are now three rounds into the Guinness Six Nations and the Championship is starting to take shape, but some individuals have gone under the radar despite their top performances. We . Honours 23 Scotland caps, two Triple Crowns, four Calcutta Cup wins, one Lions tour (three Test appearances). Amateur Era. Dave Cherry (Edinburgh Rugby) 8 caps Stuart Hogg has been appointed as the new Scotland rugby captain for the Guinness Six Nations, the Scottish Rugby Union has announced. 'Scotland must thrive on expectation to rewrite record books again'. Scotland captain Stuart Hogg has warned his side not to underestimate depleted Wales in Saturday's Six Nations showdown at Murrayfield. After two years away, Alev Kelter makes her return to the women's HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series with the USA in Vancouver this weekend. First and Last G No refers to game number when first and last made captain. Scotland Men's Captains Ollie Cruickshank 2021-01-28T19:04:34+00:00. The Scotland captain Jamie Ritchie speaks to Amazon Prime: "It's tough to be on the wrong side of the result. "We chatted a week ago that he needed to improve. Scotland secured a first victory in Wales for 18 years when the sides met three months ago in a delayed final game of last season's championship. For a list of players who have represented Scotland, see, Leslie Balfour-Melville was also captain of. Search for: NEWS; SQUADS. "We believe they will play a game based around their forwards and kicking strategy. A position in parentheses indicates that the player debuted as a substitute. Bill Gammell is better known as a businessman, and Rory Sutherland (Ulster Rugby) 22 caps News. Select from premium Scotland Rugby Union Captain of the highest quality. WP Nel (Edinburgh Rugby) 48 caps Huw Jones (Glasgow Warriors) 31 caps Millions of high-quality images, video, and music options are waiting for you. Scott Cummings (Glasgow Warriors) 23 caps Jack Dempsey (Glasgow Warriors) 4 caps 6 February 2022 Scottish Rugby Since the Scotland show now moves to Wales, it might be appropriate to mention Sam Warburton at this point. Hawick finished the regular season in top spot, winning 17 games in a row after drawing their opening fixture. Rory Sutherland (Ulster Rugby) 20 caps Townsend has selected a bench with a 5-3 split between forwards and backs, with Glasgow Warriors clubmates Fraser Brown, Jamie Bhatti, Simon Berghan and Jack Dempsey, alongside Jonny Gray, listed as pack replacements. Sign-up for our newsletter today to receive the latest updates, content and releases from Scottish Rugby. Ben White (London Irish) 6 caps, Scotland v Australia, Saturday 29 October, kick-off 5.30pm, BT Murrayfield, Scotland v Fiji, Saturday 5 November, kick-off 1pm, BT Murrayfield, Scotland v New Zealand, Sunday 13 November, kick-off 2.15pm, BT Murrayfield, Scotland v Argentina, Saturday 19 November, kick-off 3.15pm, BT Murrayfield. Captain Ardie Savea has led the Hurricanes to a heart-stopping Super Rugby Pacific win over Melbourne but could find himself in trouble after threatening a Rebels player with a throat-slitting gesture. (18711996) Capped at District level: Professional Era (from 1996) Capped at District level: List of Scotland national rugby union players. "They defend really well and we'll have to be at our best with our attacking and kicking game to break them down. Sione Tuipulotu is named alongside Jones as the centre pairing, the former having scored his first tries for Scotland in November's win over Argentina, with the latter having notched no fewer than four tries against England in as many games against them. The 26-year-old is current co-captain of Edinburgh and previously led Scotland alongside Ali Price, against Tonga last Autumn, having played for the national team for four years amassing 32 caps. Scotland will open their Autumn Nations Series account against Australia on Saturday 29 October when they take on the Wallabies for the second year in a row after defeating them 15-13 last autumn thanks, in part, to a debut Ewan Ashman try.