Apologies in advance, but Stuart Hogg is the best fullback Scotland has ever produced.
Duns Rugby Club held a fantastic fundraising evening last Friday in aid of Doddie Weir’s Motor Neurone Disease charity and raised more than £10,000 on the night.
Almost £5,000 has been raised for Borders rugby legend Doddie Weir’s motor neurone disease support appeal by a farm sale held at the weekend.
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It’s refreshing to realise sport is so much more than just a result – after a referee blows the final whistle, an umpire concludes a match or a finish line has been crossed.
Duns Rugby Club senior squad raised £1,200 over the course of the 2016-17 season through their player commitment incentive scheme.
Scotland’s young starlets opened their World Rugby U20 Championship account with a 42-20 defeat to tournament favourites New Zealand.
Scotland may be under represented in the British and Irish Lions squad this summer, but former Hawick standout Stuart Hogg is aiming to make as much noise as possible during the tour of New Zealand.
Friday evening brought an end what has been a remarkable season for the Duns RFC’s P3 Grizzlies.
The South of Scotland Sevens squad to take part in the Braidholm 7s on Saturday has been announced with co-captains Andrew Skeen and Bruce McNeil leading the team.
Patrick Anderson, from Duns, has been been named in the Scotland U20 squad for the forthcoming World Rugby U20 Championship in Georgia (May 31-June 18).
This Sunday saw Duns Mini RFC travel to Kelso for their final Borders tournament of the season before embarking on events in East Lothian over the forthcoming weeks.
Duns RFC P3 ‘Grizzlies’ won their sixth successive tournament of the season at the Selkirk Rhinos Mini Tournament on Sunday and they are now unbeaten in over 30 games - a record better than England or the All Blacks!