Scotland Rugby World Cup Team 2015

2015 Scotland Fixtures & Results at Rugby World Cup

23-Sep-15 Scotland  45-10  Japan Kingsholm, Gloucester
27-Sep-15 Scotland  39-16  United States Elland Road, Leeds
3-Oct-15 South Africa  34-16  Scotland St. James' Park, Newcastle
10-Oct-15 Samoa  33-36  Scotland St. James' Park, Newcastle

Points Table

Team Pld W D L TF PF PA +/− BP Pts
Scotland 2 2 0 0 10 84 26 +58 2 10

2015 Team Squad

Player  Position  Date of Birth (Age)  Caps  Club/province
Fraser Brown Hooker 20 June 1989 10 Glasgow Warriors
Kevin Bryce Hooker 7 September 1988 2 Glasgow Warriors
Ross Ford Hooker 23 April 1984 89 Edinburgh
Alasdair Dickinson Prop 11 September 1983 47 Edinburgh
Ryan Grant Prop 8 October 1985 23 Glasgow Warriors
WP Nel Prop 30 April 1986 3 Edinburgh
Gordon Reid Prop 4 March 1987 12 Glasgow Warriors
Jon Welsh Prop 13 October 198 7 England Newcastle Falcons
Grant Gilchrist Lock 9 August 1990 10 Edinburgh
Jonny Gray Lock 14 March 1994 15 Glasgow Warriors
Richie Gray Lock 24 August 1989 46 France Castres
Tim Swinson Lock 17 February 1987 13 Glasgow Warriors
John Hardie Flanker 27 July 1988 2 Unattached
Alasdair Strokosch Flanker 21 February 1983 46 France Perpignan
Ryan Wilson Flanker 18 May 1989 11 Glasgow Warriors
David Denton Number 8 5 February 1990 28 Edinburgh
Josh Strauss Number 8 23 October 1986 0 Glasgow Warriors
Sam Hidalgo-Clyne Scrum-half 4 August 1993 7 Edinburgh
Greig Laidlaw (c) Scrum-half 12 October 1985 41 England Gloucester
Henry Pyrgos Scrum-half 9 July 1989 16 Glasgow Warriors
Finn Russell Fly-half 23 September 1992 11 Glasgow Warriors
Duncan Weir Fly-half 10 May 1991 19 Glasgow Warriors
Mark Bennett Centre 3 February 1993 9 Glasgow Warriors
Peter Horne Centre 5 October 1989 10 Glasgow Warriors
Matt Scott Centre 30 September 1990 29 Edinburgh
Richie Vernon Centre 7 July 1987 22 Glasgow Warriors
Sean Lamont Wing 15 January 1981 97 Glasgow Warriors
Sean Maitland Wing 14 September 1988 16 England London Irish
Tommy Seymour Wing 1 July 1988 18 Glasgow Warriors
Tim Visser Wing 29 May 1987 21 England Harlequins
Stuart Hogg Fullback 24 June 1992 33 Glasgow Warriors

Facts

Union Scottish Rugby Union
Emblem(s) the Thistle
Ground(s) Murrayfield Stadium
Coach(es) Vern Cotter
Captain(s) Greig Laidlaw
Most caps Chris Paterson (109)
Top scorer Chris Paterson (809)
Most tries Ian Smith, Tony Stanger (24)

 

First international
(also the world's first)
Scotland 1 – 0 England (27 March 1871)
Largest win
Scotland 100 – 8 Japan (13 November 2004)
Largest defeat
Scotland 10 – 68 South Africa (6 December 1997)
World Cup
Appearances 7/7 (First in 1987)
Best result 4th, 1991

Scotland at Rugby World Cup 2011

Fixtures & Results

Date & Time Team vs Team Stadiums
10/09 - 13:00 ScotlandScotland 34-24 RomaniaRomania Invercargill
14/09 - 19:30 ScotlandScotland 15-6 GeorgiaGeorgia Invercargill
25/09 - 20:30 ArgentinaArgentina 13-12 ScotlandScotland Wellington
01/10 - 20:30 EnglandEngland 16-12 ScotlandScotland Auckland

Team Squad

Player Position Caps Club / Province
Ross Ford Hooker 48 Edinburgh
Dougie Hall Hooker 34 Glasgow Warriors
Scott Lawson Hooker 27 Gloucester
Fergus Thomson Hooker 8 Glasgow Warriors
Geoff Cross Prop 5 Edinburgh
Alasdair Dickinson Prop 19 Gloucester
Ryan Grant Prop 0 Glasgow Warriors
Allan Jacobsen Prop 55 Edinburgh
Moray Low Prop 14 Glasgow Warriors
Euan Murray Prop 38 Newcastle Falcons
Richie Gray Lock 10 Glasgow Warriors
Jim Hamilton Lock 31 Gloucester
Nathan Hines Lock 72 Leinster
Alastair Kellock (C) Lock 32 Glasgow Warriors
John Barclay Flanker 28 Glasgow Warriors
Kelly Brown Flanker 45 Saracens
Rob Harley Flanker 0 Glasgow Warriors
Ross Rennie Flanker 6 Edinburgh
Alasdair Strokosch Flanker 19 Gloucester
Johnnie Beattie Number 8 15 Glasgow Warriors
David Denton Number 8 0 Edinburgh
Richie Vernon Number 8 11 Glasgow Warriors
Mike Blair Scrum-half 71 Edinburgh
Chris Cusiter Scrum-half 52 Glasgow Warriors
Greig Laidlaw Scrum-half 1 Edinburgh
Rory Lawson Scrum-half 27 Gloucester
Ruaridh Jackson Fly-half 6 Glasgow Warriors
Dan Parks Fly-half 61 Cardiff Blues
Joe Ansbro Centre 6 Northampton Saints
Ben Cairns Centre 7 Edinburgh
Nick De Luca Centre 24 Edinburgh
Graeme Morrison Centre 28 Glasgow Warriors
Jack Cuthbert Wing 0 Bath
Simon Danielli Wing 29 Ulster
Max Evans Wing 19 Glasgow Warriors
Sean Lamont Wing 55 Scarlets
Nikki Walker Wing 22 Ospreys
Rory Lamont Fullback 24 Toulon
Hugo Southwell Fullback 59 Stade Français
Chris Paterson Fullback 104 Edinburgh

Scotland at the Rugby World Cup 2011

Year Stage
1987 Pool 4
1987 Pool 4
1987 Pool 4
1987 Quarter-final
1991 Pool B
1991 Pool B
1991 Pool B
1991 Quarter-final
1991 Semi-final
1991 Third-place play-off
1995 Pool D
1995 Pool D
1995 Pool D
1995 Quarter-final
1999 Pool 1
1999 Pool 1
1999 Pool 1
1999 Quarter-final play-off
1999 Quarter-final
2003 Pool B
2003 Pool B
2003 Pool B
2003 Pool B
2003 Quarter-final
2007 Pool C
2007 Pool C
2007 Pool C
2007 Pool C
2007 Quarter-final

Scotland Rugby Team Coaches 2011

Name Tenure
Bill Dickinson 1971–1977
Nairn McEwan 1977–1980
Jim Telfer 1980–1985
Derrick Grant 1986–1988
Ian McGeechan 1988–1993
Jim Telfer 1994–1999
Ian McGeechan 2000–2003
Matt Williams 2003–2005
Frank Hadden 2005–2009
Andy Robinson 2009 –