Martin Hannan

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Martin Hannan: A game of high stakes for Scotland's women in Ireland

After that historic first win in Italy, Scotland’s women take on Ireland in Belfast on Saturday with a huge prize at stake, namely qualification for the 2025 World Cup. I can’t make it to the Kingspan Stadium but I will be glued to the television screen and willing them on to victory.

Where have all of Scottish rugby's hard men gone? - Martin Hannan

If it wasn’t for a duff decision by a TMO against France and a piece of unforgivable indiscipline by Pierre Schoeman in Rome, Scotland would be going to Dublin this weekend with a real chance of winning the Guinness Six Nations Championship and the Grand Slam. Nobody saw that as a possibility at the start of the tournament, and, lo, it did not come to pass as the arithmetic says we can’t win the title.