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Fans arrive at the Yokohama Stadium for Japan’s clash with Scotland. Photograph: David Davies/PA

Scotland’s Rugby World Cup fate will be decided on the pitch after their Group A clash with Japan was given the go-ahead following a stadium inspectio(...)

Richard Cockerill has been named as the new head coach of Edinburgh Rugby. Photograph: Paul Harding/PA

Former Leicester boss Richard Cockerill will become Edinburgh’s new head coach this summer, the Guinness PRO12 outfit have announced. The ex-England (...)

Alan Solomons has quit as coach to Edinburgh. Photograph: Craig Watson/Inpho

Alan Solomons has quit as head coach of Edinburgh after the Scottish club lost three of their opening four Guinness Pro 12 games. The South African, (...)

Scotland head coach Vern Cotter has signed a one-year extension to his contract. Photograph:   Andrew Matthews/PA

Vern Cotter’s contract as Scotland coach has been extended by a further year to 2017. The 53-year-old New Zealander, who presided over a disappointing(...)

  Glasgow Warriors flanker Josh Strauss has been called into Scotland’s provisional 46-man squad by head coach Vern Cotter. Photo:  Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

Scotland’s most-capped player Chris Paterson has defended head coach Vern Cotter’s decision to call up the latest batch of tartan imports. Glasgow bac(...)

Harlequins and England wing Ugo Monye (right) attends the opening of the new BT Sport Studio at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London.  Photograph: John Phillips/PA Wire

BT Sport has found a way past Sky Sports ban on screening its rival broadcaster’s adverts after signing a four-year shirt sponsorship deal with two o(...)