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Scotland runs in 5 tries in 37-12 win over Tonga
KILMARNOCK, Scotland (AP) ? Stuart Hogg's 80-meter interception try sparked a run of 30 unanswered points by Scotland in a 37-12 win over Tonga on Saturday, capping an encouraging set of results under new coach Vern Cotter in the autumn tests.
Five-try Scotland see off Tonga
Kilmarnock (United Kingdom) (AFP) - Tries from Blair Cowan, Stuart Hogg, Alex Dunbar, Geoff Cross and Tommy Seymour helped Scotland settle a two-year-old score with an ultimately convincing 37-12 victory against Tonga on the plastic pitch at KIlkmarnock Rugby Park.
Scotland 37-12 Tonga
Scotland run in five tries as they complete their autumn international series with victory against Tonga at Rugby Park.
Scotland's first pro-independence daily paper to launch next week
LONDON (Reuters) - Scotland's first daily newspaper to support independence from the United Kingdom will launch on Monday, reflecting surging nationalist support since Scots spurned independence two months ago. The Herald and Times group, part of the Newsquest publishing arm of U.S.-based firm Gannett, said it will produce a tabloid-style newspaper called The National in a week-long trial run ...
Rugby-Scotland crush Tonga in five-try rout
* Scots make it two wins in three November tests * Seymour scores third try in three tests * Historic test played on artificial pitch (Adds quotes, detail) KILMARNOCK, Scotland, Nov 22 (Reuters) - Scotland ran in five tries and conceded none for an emphatic 37-12 win over Tonga at Kilmarnock on Saturday, the first test involving a major rugby nation to be played on an artificial pitch. ...
Ford backs Scotland for Six Nations
Hooker Ross Ford believes Scotland have shown enough promise in the autumn Tests to be Six Nations contenders.
Scotland crush Tonga in five-try rout
KILMARNOCK Scotland (Reuters) - Scotland ran in five tries and conceded none for an emphatic 37-12 win over Tonga at Kilmarnock on Saturday, the first test involving a major rugby nation to be played on an artificial pitch. Flanker Blair Cowan, fullback Stuart Hogg, centre Alex Dunbar, prop Geoff Cross and wing Tommy Seymour scored the tries and scrumhalf Greig Laidlaw kicked 12 points as the ...
Scotland see off Tongan challenge
Scotland rounded of 2014 with another hugely encouraging display as they swept five tries past Tonga in a 37-12 win at Kilmarnock's Rugby Park.
Five-try Scotland beat Tonga
Scotland ended their November campaign with an impressive 37-12 win over Tonga at Rugby Park in Kilmarnock on Saturday.
Scotland set for full control of income tax
SCOTLAND is set to get full control over income tax and sweeping new welfare powers when the Smith Commission publishes its blueprint for strengthening the Scottish Parliament this week.