16: appearances in the 1872 Cup for Rob Harley – more than any other Warrior in the club’s history.
Edinburgh 443 – 442 Glasgow. The aggregate score across the 23 previous fixtures competing for the 1872 Cup.
21 – number of previous matches since the 1872 Cup was reintroduced.
Here is how some of Glasgow and Edinburgh’s key stats stack up against each other (and the rest of the PRO14).
1,282 – previous PRO14 appearances by the Warriors’ 23 – almost 350 more than the Edinburgh side.
It’s the most wonderful time of the year. A feast of rugby awaits fans of the Scottish pro teams as they look forward to December’s derby matches. The 1872 Cup may be a relatively recent creation but it epitomises a rivalry that stretches back over 140 years.