Category: Finn Russell

Underestimated Rivals

In a parallel universe, Grant Gilchrist wouldn’t have received a red card in the Stade de France two weekends ago, and Ireland wouldn’t be the only team in the hunt for a Grand Slam this Sunday. The fact that Scotland almost knocked over Les Bleus on their home patch anyway despite being down a man … Continue reading Underestimated Rivals


Silver Crown

Despite all of the negativity that surrounded this Scotland team because of their off-field issues after beating Italy in Round 4, they were never going to just roll over in Dublin. The scoreline didn’t reflect it, but they made hard work of this fixture for Ireland, and it was telling that it took the hosts … Continue reading Silver Crown