By Ian Golden at Sardis Road, Date: 20/7/18
WALES 16 SCOTLAND 23
Scotland pulled off a shock 23-16 win over hosts Wales in Pontypridd in the Student Home Nations at Sardis Road on Thursday.
By Phil Caplan, Date: 16/9/12
Scotland Students are celebrating 25 years since their formation with a reunion of past players in Edinburgh in October. A function will be held on Saturday 13th followed by attending the Scotland v Ireland Alitalia European Cup fixture the next day. As part of that match, there will be a half time presentation of past players from the generations who have pulled on the shirt.
By Derek Murdoch, Date:12/8/13
Scotland "A" opened their Community Game Four Nations campaign with a deserved victory over Ireland "A" at Sunnyside.
New coach Anthony Murray selected a side drawn entirely from Scottish clubs â€“ with five players from Ayrshire Storm, four from Edinburgh Eagles, three from Easterhouse Panthers and one from champions Aberdeen Warriors starting â€“ and was rewarded with a performance that underlined the improving strength of the club game in Scotland.
SCOTLAND RUGBY LEAGUE NATION OVERVIEW
This page was updated on the 14/3/14
Foundation Year - 1995
International Team - Bravehearts
Highest finish in World Cup - Ranked 8th (2008)
Top level domestic competition - Scotland have an eight team rugby league conference.
Scotland have announced their provisional squad ahead pf the Rugby League World Cup 2017 down under this autumn. Head coach Steve McCormack has stuck with his tried and trusted Bravehearts who took Scotland to the quarter-finals in 2013, won the 2014 European Championship and drew with then world-number one nation New Zealand last November.
For the first time in over 10 years as Scotland head coach, Steve McCormack is spoilt for choice this year as he selects his squad to defend their European Championship crown next month. There have never been so many Scotland international players in the professional game with almost 50 capped at full, ‘A’, Student or U19 level playing in England’s three professional divisions or in Australia’s NRL.
Add to that are another half dozen or so full-time professionals who are eligible for Scotland who have been in contact with the management team this season to show their eagerness to represent their family’s roots.
2021 RUGBY LEAGUE WORLD CUP QUALIFIER POOL B – GREECE 24 SCOTLAND 42 - Report
Luke Douglas’s last charge of his professional career, which saw him score for Scotland from 20 metres out, ensured that the Bravehearts qualified for their fifth World Cup, with a 42-24 triumph over Greece in London.
Scotland head coach Steve McCormack has named his 19 man squad to play New Zealand at Headingley Carnegie Stadium on Friday (20:00).
Scotland coach Steve McCormack found plenty of positives after his side's warm-up game against Papua New Guinea on Saturday afternoon at Featherstone.
Edinburgh Eagles overcame an 18 point deficit to defeat Strathmore Silverbacks and claim the 2019 Scottish Cup, at Scottish Police's Lochinch ground in Pollok Park, Glasgow. The result was decided in the final play, Eagles prop Terry Logan forcing his way over for his second touchdown to secure a 30-22 victory.