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Scotland Fans Rejoice As Countrymen Finally Make Impact In Lions Squad

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Straight from the original Lions squad selection, there were grievances amongst Scotland fans as to the lack of Scots in the touring party. Just Tommy Seymour and Stuart Hogg were included, later joined by Greig Laidlaw following the withdrawal of Ben Youngs. While there was no Scot on the 23-man squad of the first Test, Tommy Seymour bagged a brace of …

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Why Flying Finn Russell Deserves His Lions Ticket

On Saturday evening Scotland made history, and the Lions’ latest tourist Finn Russell was right in the midst of it. The Scots have jetted Down Under just twelve times since 1970, and on nine of those occasions the hosts have won. Before Saturday’s game Scotland had won just two matches in Australia; once in 1982 and another back in 2012. …

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Darts World Cup: Ireland Advance But Top Seeds Scotland Are Out

Betway Premier League Darts, The SSE Arena, Belfast 21/4/2017 Phil Taylor vs Gary Anderson Gary Anderson Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Presseye/Matt Mackey

The 2017 PDC World Cup of Darts got underway in Frankfurt on Thursday night, with top seeds Scotland suffering a shock defeat. The Scottish team, consisting of world number two Gary Anderson and number three Peter Wright, were expected to go all the way to the final. However, both players struggled for consistency as the number one seeds were dumped …

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