Edinburgh play at the BT Murrayfield Stadium. They have never won a Celtic League or Pro12 title, coming closest in 2009 when they finished second. Their best achievement in Europe came in 2015, when they lost to Gloucester in the final of the European Rugby Challenge Cup.

Under-20 Six Nations Championship Round 2, Parc Eirias, Colwyn Bay, Wales 12/2/2016
Wales U20's vs Scotland U20's
Scotland’s Ben Robbins
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When did you first play rugby? Towards the end of primary school, at George Watsons. It was the main sport and I didn’t enjoy it much at first but I…

Can't catch me: Blair Kinghorn (left) evades Cory Hill of the Dragons. (Photo: Huw Evans Agency)

How did you get into rugby? I played at my school, Edinburgh Academy, from when I was seven or eight. Did you play other sports? I played football and got…

On the charge: Jamie Ritchie in action for Edinburgh. (Photo: Getty Images)

Where did you first pick up a rugby ball? My first club, for minis, was Madras, in St Andrews. I went to Strathallan on a scholarship when I was coming…

Sheer joy: Brock James is hugged by Wesley Fofana at the end of the win over Saracens. (Photo Inpho)

The Saints Diamond chip The most delicate of dinks created the solitary try of Saturday’s European Champions Cup semi-final between Clermont Auvergne and Saracens. Clermont No 10 Brock James popped…

At the double: Chris Ashton scored two tries for Saracens

By Katie Field The Saints Dan-tastic He kicked 17 of his side’s points in their 22-19 away victory at Cardiff Blues and was Man-of-the-Match – yes, the Ospreys outside-half Dan…

By George: Saracens hooker Jamie George was one of eight try-scorers

By Katie Field The Saints Renaissance men Walloped 40-7 at home by Leinster in the Heineken Cup last weekend, Northampton Saints produced one of rugby’s all-time great comebacks to beat…

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EVERY YEAR, as Christmas drew closer, my school rugby team would embark upon a festive fitness regime. Regardless of how much frost there was, we would work on early morning…