Simon Zebo moves to fullback for Munster’s Guinness Pro 12 trip to play Edinburgh on Saturday. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Munster coach Anthony Foley is able to call upon a number of Ireland internationals as they make their first appearance of the season for the provi(...)

Scotland players react after their last gasp World Cup quarter-final defeat to Australia. Photograph: Getty

Australia 35 Scotland 34 Almost every game at this World Cup has provided some memorable thrills and spills but this was up there with the most grippi(...)

Australia’s outhalf Kurtley Beale in action against Wales. Beale did superbly when coming on as an early replacement against England. Photograph: AFP Photo

The preamble has been dominated by suspensions and injuries. Scotland’s appeal of the three-match bans imposed on hooker Ross Ford and secondrow Jo(...)

Scotland will appeal the three-week bans of  lock Jonny Gray (C) and hooker Ross Ford. Photograph: Afp

Scotland will hope to have forwards Jonny Gray and Ross Ford in their team to face Australia in the World Cup quarter-final after confirming they are (...)

Scotland’s back row forward Josh Strauss attends a press conference at the team’s training base at Surrey Sports Park in Guildford. Photograph: Getty Images

Fired-up Scotland forward Josh Strauss has vowed to beat Australia in tribute to banned team-mates Ross Ford and Jonny Gray. The Dark Blues pair were(...)

Team huddle at a Scotland training session ahead of their Rugby World Cup Quarter Final against Australia, at Surrey Sports Park. Photograph: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

Former Scotland international Kenny Logan has described the three-week bans which have ruled hooker Ross Ford and lock Jonny Gray out of the rest of t(...)

Jonny Gray: punished along with Ross Ford for two-man tip tackle on Samoa’s Jack Lam. Photograph: Russell Cheyne/Reuters.

Scotland forwards Ross Ford and Jonny Gray face missing the rest of the World Cup after they were both issued with three-week bans. Hooker Ford and lo(...)

Bristol’s Gavin Henson playing an  IPA Championship match last February. Photograph: Dan Mullan/Getty Images

Wales will today name the replacement for Liam Williams who, after suffering the recurrence of a foot injury during the weekend defeat by Australia, (...)

Scotland’s Ross Ford has been cited and may miss the quarter-final against Australia. Photograph: Owen Humphreys/PA

Forwards Ross Ford and Jonny Gray could miss Scotland’s World Cup quarter-final clash with Australia after they were both cited for dangerous tackles.(...)

Finn Russell returns for Scotland against Samoa as they look for a win which would secure secont place in Pool B. Photograph: PA

Pool B, Samoa v Scotland, Saturday October 10th, 2.30pm, St James’ Park When they arrived in Brighton four weeks ago Samoa took mass at St Magdalen’s (...)