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Jamie Lyall


Scottish rugby has long done a fine line in false dawns and shootings stars, had its quest for sustained glory dashed more often t…

Jamie Lyall
13 Nov, 6:41

It wasn’t quite Roy Keane and Mick McCarthy in the cloying Saipan heat, but the Finn Russell dispute wasn't easy for Scotland bo…

Jamie Lyall
13 Oct, 5:14

Two newly-eligible South Africans make the cut in a 40-man group which contains plenty of talking points ahead of the autumn inter…

Jamie Lyall
12 Oct, 13:02

Robin Hislop was at a loose end when Saracens came calling, offering the Doncaster prop six weeks he will remember fondly for the …

Jamie Lyall
11 Oct, 5:01

Edinburgh and Glasgow arrive into the new PRO14 campaign after contrasting fortunes last season, but both will now look to give yo…

Jamie Lyall
03 Oct, 4:18

Harold Verster vows to fight fire with fire after Cheetahs were unceremoniously kicked out of the PRO14 by an SA Rugby vote on Tue…

Jamie Lyall
01 Oct, 10:06

New Fiji assistant Daryl Gibson will always cherish the people of Glasgow, the tsunami of love and support he felt across Scotland…

Jamie Lyall
27 Sep, 4:12

Finished as a player at the age of 25, new Glasgow boss Danny Wilson has had to work hard all the way through his coaching career …

Jamie Lyall
26 Sep, 3:37

Ben Tameifuna landed himself in hot water with Racing after the World Cup but he now has his weight under control at new club Bord…

Jamie Lyall
20 Sep, 3:40

The recent defeat to Ulster was the fourth knockout stage Edinburgh defeat on Richard Cockerill’s watch, a habit that must be br…

Jamie Lyall
18 Sep, 14:23

Now coaching at Glasgow, Kelly Brown has nothing but a fondness for Saracens despite a turbulent year that has seen them relegated…

Jamie Lyall
18 Sep, 4:37

There is a great Eben Etzebeth fable, enshrined in rugby legend, that feeds the narrative of physical freakery and rampant aggress…

Jamie Lyall
13 Sep, 6:16