Sam Skinner rugby player
Sam Skinner rugby player

Sam Skinner

31st Jan 1995 1.96m/116kg No 4 Lock

Townsend unsure on Scotland future, confirms France contact

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gregor Townsend knows the upcoming Six Nations could be his last in charge of Scotland as he revealed he has been contacted by France.   Townsend named his Six Nations squad on Tuesday with...

Scotland name 2023 Six Nations training squad

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bath Rugby wing Ruaridh McConnochie, Glasgow Warriors centre Stafford McDowall and stand-off Ben Healy, who recently agreed a move to Edinburgh Rugby from Munster, are all named in head coach Gregor Townsend’s...

Match Preview: Champions Cup returnees face off as Saracens host Edinburgh

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Two sides returning to the Heineken Champions Cup this season go head-to-head at StoneX Stadium on Sunday as Saracens welcome Edinburgh Rugby in Pool A.   Saracens, who are three-time winners...

Sam Skinner: Expectation high at Edinburgh

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh Rugby lock Sam Skinner has revealed that there is “more of an expectation” on the Scottish side to do well in this season’s Heineken Champions Cup than usual.   Edinburgh...

Wallabies brace for big challenge from Scotland at Murrayfield

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The first weekend of the Autumn Nations Series features a juicy clash between the Scots and Wallabies at Murrayfield.   Jamie Ritchie will lead Scotland out against Australia this Saturday at BT...

Townsend names team for first match of the Autumn Nations Series

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jamie Ritchie will lead Scotland out against Australia this Saturday at BT Murrayfield fresh from being named captain last week for this season’s Autumn Nations Series.   Ritchie has leadership...

Mata to make 100th Edinburgh appearance as Wes Goosen debuts

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fijian star Viliame ‘Bill’ Mata will make his 100th Edinburgh Rugby appearance as summer recruit Wes Goosen debuts against Zebre Parma at Stadio Sergio Lanfranchi tomorrow...

Jamie Ritchie captains Scotland, Finn Russell omitted from Autumn Nations Series squad

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh Rugby flanker Jamie Ritchie has been named Scotland captain for the Autumn Nations Series ahead of the matches against Australia, Fiji, New Zealand and Argentina at BT Murrayfield.     The...

Edinburgh Rugby: Team News - van der Merwe to start against Benetton

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland internationalist and British & Irish Lion Duhan van der Merwe will make his ‘second debut’ for Edinburgh Rugby tomorrow night as the returning winger...

The Weekend's United Rugby Championship Round 5 Teams

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The teams for this weekend's Round 5 fixtures of the United Rugby Championship have been named with all details of match officials and broadcast information below.   TEAM NEWS HEADLINES   #OSPvSTO Rhys...