Person: Alasdair Dickinson
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Scotland have endured a bruising campaign in this year’s RBS 6 Nations — but Jim Hamilton insists one win against Ireland will sooth their wounds.
Fri, 20 Mar, 2015
Scotland 10 Italy 22
Mon, 02 Mar, 2015
Scotland prop Alasdair Dickinson does not believe the grass will be greener for international rugby if more Tests are played on artificial surfaces.
Thu, 20 Nov, 2014
Coach Pat Lam has made three changes to Connacht’s starting 15 for their clash with Edinburgh Rugby in the PRO12.
Thu, 11 Sep, 2014
Munster coach Anthony Foley has included three debutants as he named his starting side for their opening PRO12 fixture.
Thu, 04 Sep, 2014
Munster have made 11 changes to the side that lost to Toulon in the semi-finals of the Heineken Cup for their penultimate league game against Edinburgh.
Fri, 02 May, 2014
Three games, 12 tries. And none conceded by Ireland.
Tue, 04 Feb, 2014
Connacht take on Edinburgh this evening desperate to break a losing run of seven RaboDirect Pro 12 fixtures.
Fri, 29 Nov, 2013
Tommy Seymour grabbed two tries on his home debut as Scotland saw off the challenge of improving Japan 42-17 following a flurry of second-half action.
Sat, 09 Nov, 2013
Scotland head coach Andy Robinson today confirmed a 30-man Rugby World Cup squad featuring few surprises and Alastair Kellock as captain.
Mon, 22 Aug, 2011
IRELAND’s Tommy Bowe believes Declan Kidney’s men are “looking good” as they look to repeat their historic Grand Slam of 2009 in the upcoming Six Nations Championship.
Fri, 21 Jan, 2011
Head coach Andy Robinson will aim to mastermind Scotland’s first win in Paris in 12 years after naming a 34-man squad for next week’s pre-RBS 6 Nations Championship training camp.
Thu, 20 Jan, 2011
Uncapped trio Jon Welsh, Rob Harley and Jack Cuthbert have been named in the Scotland squad for the RBS 6 Nations Championship, head coach Andy Robinson announced today.
Wed, 19 Jan, 2011
Tom Voyce, Scott Lawson and Will James all make their first starts of preseason for Gloucester against Munster at Musgrave Park on Friday evening.
Fri, 27 Aug, 2010
Nick De Luca was today recalled to the Scotland team for Saturday’s Calcutta Cup clash at Murrayfield.
Tue, 09 Mar, 2010
Scotland prop Allan Jacobsen wants to deliver the ultimate “insult” to Italy this weekend by helping destroy their front row in Rome.
Wed, 24 Feb, 2010
FRANCE will bid to enhance their place at the top of the RBS 6 Nations Championship table when they play Wales on Friday night.
Tue, 23 Feb, 2010
Nathan Hines and Alasdair Strokosch today handed Scotland a much-needed fitness boost ahead of next Saturday’s RBS 6 Nations game in Italy.
Fri, 19 Feb, 2010
ANDY ROBINSON has plumped for the players in form for Scotland’s Six Nations opener against France.
Wed, 03 Feb, 2010
Andy Robinson today made six changes to his Scotland team for Sunday’s RBS 6 Nations opener against France.
Tue, 02 Feb, 2010
Andy Robinson has admitted it was a tough decision to axe four of his former Edinburgh players from the Scotland squad for the opening two games of the RBS 6 Nations.
Thu, 21 Jan, 2010
Scotland today recalled Dan Parks and named uncapped Glasgow team-mates Ruaridh Jackson and Richie Gray in their squad for the RBS 6 Nations games against France and Wales.
Wed, 20 Jan, 2010
A PROP is a prop as far as most rugby fans are concerned – but Alasdair Dickinson will aim this weekend to demonstrate the vast difference between playing loosehead and tighthead in the Six Nations.
Fri, 13 Mar, 2009
Chris Paterson was today recalled to the Scotland side for Saturday’s RBS 6 Nations clash with Ireland – but head coach Frank Hadden delayed finalising his selection at second row.
Tue, 10 Mar, 2009
Euan Murray will return to the Scotland front row for Saturday’s crucial RBS 6 Nations clash with Italy.
Tue, 24 Feb, 2009
Frank Hadden has handed a maiden call-up to Glasgow starlet Ruaridh Jackson for the RBS 6 Nations opener against Wales.
Tue, 20 Jan, 2009
Scotland have named uncapped trio Ben Cairns, Thom Evans and Moray Low in their 30-man squad for their summer tour to Argentina.
Wed, 07 May, 2008
Scotland repeated their victory over England in 2006 with another courageous defensive performance to regain the Calcutta Cup at Murrayfield.
Sat, 08 Mar, 2008
SCOTLAND coach Frank Hadden insists his side’s schedule in Pool C of the World Cup forced him to field a weakened team against tournament favourites New Zealand at Murrayfield yesterday.
Mon, 24 Sep, 2007
Scotland coach Frank Hadden made 13 changes to the side which defeated Romania for the match with New Zealand in Pool C of the World Cup at Murrayfield.
Sun, 23 Sep, 2007
Scotland head coach Frank Hadden has made sweeping changes to his team for Sunday’s Murrayfield clash with New Zealand in the Rugby World Cup – but denies he has picked a reserve team.
Fri, 21 Sep, 2007
Scotland flanker Allister Hogg insists it is not just on the rugby pitch that injured prop Allan Jacobsen will be missed.
Tue, 11 Sep, 2007
Scotland head coach Frank Hadden believes his World Cup squad is the “most competitive” he could have selected.
Tue, 14 Aug, 2007
SCOTLAND hooker Dougie Hall has been ruled out of the World Cup after sustaining a serious knee injury in training.
Thu, 26 Jul, 2007