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The Scottish Rugby Podcast

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161 episodes

The podcast that takes a sideways look at Scottish rugby. Covering the best from the Scottish Rugby Blog and beyond (www.scottishrugbyblog.co.uk) on an almost weekly basis. Contact podcast@scottishrugbyblog.co.uk. Theme Music "Coyote" by Woodentooth (http://www.woodentooth.com).

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154: Cammy's Angels

This week's podcast is wall to wall Lions Chat as Cammy, Iain and John predict who's going to be going on tour with the Lions to South Africa. There's plenty of surprising picks as we ponder whether Gregor Townsend might bring his tombola along to the squad selection meetings. The podcast is sponso…

Scottish Rugby Podcast Episode 153 - Seymour Butts

John and Iain have the con, with a look at Edinburgh being pure class, and Glasgow being a bit rubbish. The podcast is sponsored by Manscaped. Visit www.Manscaped.com/scottishrugby to get 20% off plus free shipping on a range of male griming products Support this show http://supporter.acast.co…

152: Try Line Of Duty

Cammy, Iain and John review the action from this weekend's game between Scotland Women and Italy, ask what happened to the government funding the SRU received and ponder whether Sevens could save the sport from financial ruin. The podcast is sponsored by Mansaped. Visit www.manscaped.com/scottishr…

151: The Great Game

Cammy, Iain and John discuss the Lions coach announcements, preview Scotland Women’s game against Italy, and speak to journalist Richard Bath and filmmaker Magnus Wake who are crowdfunding to make documentary about the very first International Rugby match, which took place at Raeburn Place 150 year…

150: Kettle Burgers

For our 150th episode we review Scotland Women’s loss to England, haul Scotland Men’s Six Nations campaign over the hot coals of analysis and pick our Lions XVs. The podcast is brought to you in paid partnership with Manscaped. Visit  www.Manscaped.com/scottishrugby  for 20% off plus free shipping …

149: Thank You Bruce McDulin

Cammy, Iain and John preview the Women's Six Nations and look back at France vs Scotland and dish out some player ratings. Elsewhere we get our Hands In The Ruck about Mish being described as "lightweight" and the RFU's proposed protocol for trans women players. The podcast is brought to you in par…

148: Cherry Good

Cammy, Rory and Iain review Scotland's historic win against Italy, chat about the Women's upcoming Six Nations and review Glasgow and Edinburgh's recent performances. Elsewhere we get our hands in the ruck about fantasy rugby, out one of Glasgow's new signings as a mafia boss and introduce a new ji…

147: Fallback Fullback

Cammy and Iain look back at Scotland vs Ireland, look at details of the new World calendar for Women's rugby and get our hands in the ruck about venerating a certain former international fly half. The podcast is brought to you in paid partnership with Manscaped. Visit www.manscaped.com/scottishrugb…

146: Lions 4 Freedom

Cammy is away so John and Iain take over to preview Scotland’s upcoming game against Ireland and catch up with all the other latest news from the world of Scottish rugby. The podcast is brought to you in paid partnership with Manscaped. Visit www.manscaped.com/scottishrugby to get 20% off plus free…

145: Waffles

Cammy, Rory and John discuss the ongoing saga of the French team's trip for some waffles and the impact it has had on Scotland's Six Nations campaign. We also look at the latest comings and goings at Glasgow and Edinburgh, lament the loss of Huw Jones and the death of respect. The podcast is brough…

144: Zander Slander

Cammy, John and Iain catch up with the latest news from the world of Scottish rugby, look ahead to Scotland's game against France and wonder whether the Lions is really worth it. The podcast is brought to you in partnership with Manscaped. Visit www.manscaped.com/scottishrugby for 20% off plus free…

143: Schrödinger's Rub

Cammy, John and Iain pick apart Scotland's loss to Wales to try and find some positives. We give our reactions to Zander Fagerson's four match ban and call for changes in the disciplinary process. Elsewhere there's some Legally Mandated Lions Chat, Hands In The Ruck and some mild slander. We also c…

142: 38 Years Later

Cammy and John are joined by rugby analyst Sam Larner and Grav from the Ruck 'n' Roll podcast to review Scotland's historic win over England at Twickenham. We also look ahead to the game against Wales at the weeked and get our hands in the ruck about messy Royals, poor post match analysis and "knee…

Flash Pod: Calcutta Cup Preview

Cammy and John take a look at the Scotland team for Saturday's game against England at Twickenham and some of the key match ups. The podcast is brought to you in paid partnership with Manscaped. Visit www.manscaped.com/scottishrugby to get 20% off plus free shipping. Support this show http://sup…

141: A New Hope

On this week's podcast Cammy and John preview the Guinness Six Nations and catch up with the latest comings and goings from Murrayfield and Scotstoun. Visit www.manscaped.com and enter the code SRP at the checkout for 20% off plus free shipping. Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/scott…

140: Repatriated Redpath

With Cammy away, John and Iain take a look at Gregor Townsend’s Six Nations squad and review the recent 1872 Cup tie. Visit www.Manscaped.com/ScottishRugby for 20% off the best male grooming products plus free shipping. Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/scottishrugbyblog .   See …

139: Rebound Ex

On this week's podcast Cammy, John and Iain discuss the latest postponements as a result of cornovirus and get stuck in to the latest comings and goings at Glasgow and Edinburgh. Are young players being given a chance? Should we start playing summer rugby? Are rugby based sea shanties a good thing?…

138: Tainted By Association

On this week's podcast we catch up with the latest news in Scottish Rugby including Duhan van Der Merwe's move to Worcester, Hamish Watson's contract extension and Hollie Davidson's promotion to European Rugby. We ask if Scottish players have enough ambition and whether the 1872 Cup game was taken …

137: Hams In The Ruck

This week Cammy and John are joined by Allan McDonald to review 2020 through the medium of Hands In The Ruck. We chat culture wars, player exoduses and indulge in some ham puns. Visit www.scottishrugbyblog.co.uk for more details. Sign up for our Patreon www.patreon.com/scottishrugbypodcast Suppor…

136: Crispy Rugby Facts

On this week's podcast Cammy and Iain look back at Scotland's loss to Ireland and overall performance in the Autumn Nations Cup. We also talk to Andrew Cotter about the challenges of commentating during a pandemic and his new book Olive, Mabel & Me which is out now. We also discuss the legal action…

135 (Pt. 2): Oceans Apart

Cammy, Iain and John follow up on Iain's interview with Dan Leo by discussing the issues brought up in the Oceans Apart documentary and asking what more can be done to resolve some of the big issues at the top of World Rugby. Is the current system open to corruption? Are finances being distributed …

135 (Pt. 1): Oceans Apart (Dan Leo Interview)

This week we're putting out two podcasts looking at the rugby documentary "Oceans Apart" which is currently available to watch on Amazon Prime. In the first part of this week's podcast Iain Hay speaks to former Samoa International, CEO of Pacific Rugby Player's Welfare and documentary film maker Da…

134: Mains Dans Les Ruck

On this week's podcast Cammy and John look back at Scotland's loss to France and find reasons to be cheerful. We also do some live player ratings and hand out lost of 6/10's (the Ross Ford rating) and one 4/10. Elsewhere we discuss the most middle class things ever, Cammy forgets the words to "Head…

133: Yes Sir, I Can Boo Yeah

Cammy, Iain and John look back at Scotland's win over Italy in the opening match of the Autumn Nations Cup and look ahead to the upcoming game against France. Elsewhere on the podcast we chat about Amazon's coverage, rugby values idiots and why it's OK to cry. The podcast is brought to your in part…

132: Steve Walsh Mothra

On this week's podcast Cammy and Iain look ahead to Scotland's opening game against Italy in the inaugural Autumn Nations Cup. We also chat about ticket prices for the Six Nations, why red cards are necessary and terrify ourselves thinking about a nuclear Godzilla like Craig Joubert. The podcast is…

131: The Ali Price Doppler effect

On this week's podcast Cammy and John look back at Scotland's away win to Wales in the final weekend of the Six Nations and ponder whether Scotland have the away monkey off their back. Elsewhere we chat about the price of Lion's tickets at Murrayfield, why young pro players take so long to settle i…

130: Return Of The Finn

On this week's podcast Cammy is joined by John and Al to look back at Scotland Women's historic draw with France and Scotland Men's run out against Georgia. We also find out which Scotland International has broken protocols to visit a semi fictional town, discuss the relationship between clubs and …

129: The Lion Who Came To Tea

On this week's podcast Cammy, John and Rory chat about the Lions playing a "home" game at Murrayfield, look ahead to Scotland Men v Georgia and Scotland Women v France at the weekend. Elsewhere we talk manscaping, stadium branding and why the later episodes of Columbo are crap. Don't forget to visi…

128: Wee Eck Suplex

In this week's podcast Cammy and Iain discuss Gregor Townsend's squad for the Autumn Test series and Iain talks to Andy Lockwood about recruiting rugby players to the WWE. Elsewhere we discuss the pools for the draw for the 2023 Rugby World Cup and get our Hands In The Ruck about some hands in the …

127: Central Belters

On this week's podcast Cammy and John discuss the ongoing impact of cornoavirus on domestic rugby in Scotland in light of new lockdown measures announced by the Scottish Government. We also look back at the weekend's Pro[?] action and ask whether Richard Cockerill should shoulder some blame for a l…