Tim Swinson rugby player
Tim Swinson rugby player

Tim Swinson

17th Feb 1987 1.93m/111kg No 5 Lock

Former Scotland forward Tim Swinson to retire at end of the season

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland and Glasgow Warriors second-row Tim Swinson has decided to call time on his career at the age of 33.   "It's a hard goodbye to the game I've played for the last 14 years," Swinson wrote...

Ulster back to winning ways in Pro14 as Glasgow claim third straight victory

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

After losing to Ospreys, Ulster bounced back by defeating Cheetahs, while Glasgow Warriors beat Dragons to move into third in Conference A.   Ulster and Glasgow Warriors both claimed victories...

Richie Gray opted out of World Cup squad contention

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland and Toulouse lock Richie Gray has made the decision to opt-out of Rugby World Cup selection, according to Scotland assistant coach Danny Wilson.     The 29-year-old lock was a surprise...

Swinson invited to train with Scotland’s wider squad for RWC

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Glasgow Warriors forward Tim Swinson has been invited to train with Scotland’s wider squad for Rugby World Cup 2019 as cover for Sam Skinner, who has been ruled out through injury.       Swinson...

Six Nations: Scotland Squad Update

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland back-three trio Tommy Seymour, Blair Kinghorn and Stuart Hogg have been ruled out of this Saturday’s final Six Nations Test against England at Twickenham.       Seymour...

Halfpenny helps Scarlets beat Munster as Glasgow go top

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales international Leigh Halfpenny featured in the Scarlets' 10-6 win over Munster, while Glasgow Warriors went top of Conference A.       Leigh Halfpenny impressed ahead of his potential...

Munster keep the Ospreys grounded as Warriors demolish Connacht

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Glasgow Warriors closed the gap on Munster at the top of Conference A, despite both recording wins in the latest round of Pro14 fixtures.       Munster remain on top in Conference...

Glasgow unstoppable in Lyon

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Glasgow Warriors boosted their chances of a Heineken Champions Cup quarter-final after defeating Lyon 42-22 and claiming a try-scoring bonus point in the process at the Matmut Stadium de Gerland.   Fly-halves...

Three uncapped players named in Scotland's November Test Squad

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland Head Coach Gregor Townsend today named three uncapped players in a 40-man Scotland squad for the 2018 November Tests.     The national team will face Wales in Cardiff on Saturday...

Gregor Townsend names six uncapped players in Scotland squad

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Head Coach Gregor Townsend has named six uncapped players in the Scotland squad for the 2018 Summer Tour.   The potential debutants are split between the touring forwards and backs, with Edinburgh...