It was 10th time lucky for Scotland as they snapped their 6 Nations winless streak. But who were the key contributors to the victory?
It’s now more than 2 years since Scotland last won a game in the 6 Nations. Coincidentally that victory came on their last visit to Rome in 2014 after Duncan Weir’s late, late show (NB Scotland’s only drop goal in their last 50 Tests).
It’s 999 emergency for Scotland. 9 in a row lost against Wales. 9 consecutive defeats in the Six Nations. 9 games in the past 5 seasons in
With Wales on an 8 game winning streak against Scotland things certainly don’t get any easier for Vern Cotter as he looks for his first ever victory in the tournament.
It’s deja vu all over again: For Eddie Jones’ first match in charge see Stuart Lancaster’s opener at Murrayfield 4 years ago. Or almost any Calcutta Cup match at Murrayfield in the 6 Nations…
111 days after their World Cup adventure ended in acrimony and an emergency toilet break, Vern Cotter’s side resume their quest to rebuild the reputation of the Scotland rugby team.