Hamish Watson is hoping he and the rest of Scotland’s players in the Lions squad can inspire the country’s next generation of rugby players.
There were victories for Benetton, Munster and Glasgow Warriors in the Rainbow Cup on Friday, with the latter also clinching the 1872 Cup.
Scotland’s props Zander Fagerson and Rory Sutherland have revealed their delight at being included in the British and Irish Lions squad.
There’s three games taking place in the PRO14 Rainbow Cup this Friday as Zebre, Munster and Glasgow host Benetton, Ulster and Edinburgh.
Scotland back-row Jamie Ritchie is hopeful of being included in the British and Irish Lions squad alongside his team-mate Hamish Watson.
Former Edinburgh scrum-half Nic Groom has signed a deal to play for Premiership side London Irish until the end of the current season.
Edinburgh head coach Richard Cockerill feels there could be some nervous moments for his players who are contenders for the Lions.