Scotland Reach Their Highest Ever World Rugby Ranking
They had stunning victories over Australia & Scotland. This has boosted their ranking in the Rugby rankings. This is their highest ever.
2016 was the year that Scotland broke all records to go up to 5th. This year they are on 4th after a strong 6 Nations & consecutive wins over Italy & then Australia on their Summer tour.
Some interesting pictures are here
On 16th June, the men in blue were 6th due to losses France & England.
They have now left behind South Africa & Australia to put them amongst the top sides in the world.
For now, this is how it stands.
- All Blacks
This move up will also bring to the radar the question on Warren Gatland’s decision to ignore the talents of numerous Scottish players in the Lions squad. Nonetheless, Scotland has gained from their losses. Here is a video vs Australia.
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