Scotland verify dates for World Cup warm-ups in opposition to France and Georgia
Scotland beat Georgia at Rugby Park throughout the 2016 autumn sequence
Scotland have confirmed the dates for subsequent yr’s pre-World Cup summer season Exams, together with a Friday evening fixture.
Gregor Townsend’s facet will play France away on Saturday, 17 August and the French will go to Edinburgh the next Saturday.
Georgia away on 31 August is subsequent earlier than the second assembly with Georgia on Friday, 6 September.
“Traditionally, evening video games at BT Murrayfield are very particular events,” stated Townsend.
“I anticipate it will be an incredible send-off for the group who will then have a full weekend to spend with their households earlier than leaving for the World Cup three days later.”
The Scots, who host Fiji, South Africa and Argentina on this month’s autumn sequence, are in the identical World Cup pool as Eire, hosts Japan, Russia and Samoa.
Source:: New paper 24 – Sports