Scotland Summer time Tour Squad 2022
Gregor Townsend has named a 40-player squad for Scotland’s tour to Chile and Argentina.
Stuart Hogg and Finn Russell are usually not a part of the touring squad, which will likely be captained by Edinburgh second-row Grant Gilchrist and contains six uncapped gamers – Matt Currie, Ben Muncaster, Kyle Rowe, Ollie Smith, Murphy Walker and Glen Younger.
On resting the likes of Hogg, Townsend mentioned: “Somebody like Stuart Hogg, he’s performed extra minutes than anyone else that’s obtainable to us and if you put that on the again of the Lions tour the 12 months earlier than, we consider the very best factor for him and others is to relaxation this summer season.
“Stuart and others are going to get a break this summer season and we consider that will likely be of huge profit to them.”
Whereas Hogg, who has been Scotland captain because the final Rugby World Cupfly-half Russell and centre Chris Harris are usually not concerned, fellow British & Irish Lions Zander Fagerson, Ali Value, Duhan van der Merwe and Hamish Watson will journey to South America.
Openside flanker Watson is in line to win his fiftieth Scotland cap in opposition to the Pumas as he’s presently on 49 appearances for his nation however fellow back-rower Jamie Ritchie misses the tour by means of damage.
Scotland A tackle Chile on 25 June in Santiago earlier than enjoying a three-Check collection in opposition to Argentina on successive Saturdays in July. Townsend has mentioned he’s more likely to reduce the squad to 35 after the Chile match after which scale back it once more to round 28 to 30 gamers forward of the ultimate Check in opposition to the Pumas.
Scotland Summer time Tour Squad 2022
Ewan Ashman (Sale Sharks, 2 caps)
Jamie Bhatti (Glasgow Warriors, 22 caps)
Magnus Bradbury (Edinburgh, 18 caps)
Dave Cherry (Edinburgh, 5 caps)
Andy Christie (Saracens, 1 cap)
Luke Crosbie (Edinburgh, 1 cap)
Scott Cummings (Glasgow Warriors, 21 caps)
Rory Darge (Glasgow Warriors, 4 caps)
Matt Fagerson (Glasgow Warriors, 21 caps)
Zander Fagerson (Glasgow Warriors, 47 caps)
Grant Gilchrist (Edinburgh, 53 caps)
Jonny Grey (Exeter Chiefs, 67 caps)
Jamie Hodgson (Edinburgh, 5 caps)
Ben Muncaster (Edinburgh, uncapped)
Pierre Schoeman (Edinburgh, 9 caps)
Javan Sebastian (Scarlets, 1 cap)
Sam Skinner (Exeter Chiefs, 20 caps)
Rory Sutherland (Worcester Warriors, 18 caps)
George Turner (Glasgow Warriors, 25 caps)
Murphy Walker (Glasgow Warriors, uncapped)
Hamish Watson (Edinburgh, 49 caps)
Glen Younger (Edinburgh, uncapped)
Mark Bennett (Edinburgh, 24 caps)
Matt Currie (Edinburgh, uncapped)
Darcy Graham (Edinburgh, 27 caps)
Adam Hastings (Gloucester, 26 caps)
George Horne (Glasgow Warriors, 17 caps)
Damian Hoyland (Edinburgh, 4 caps)
Rory Hutchinson (Northampton Saints, 5 caps)
Sam Johnson (Glasgow Warriors, 24 caps)
Huw Jones (Harlequins, 31 caps)
Blair Kinghorn (Edinburgh, 31 caps)
Rufus McLean (Glasgow Warriors, 2 caps)
Ali Value (Glasgow Warriors, 51 caps)
Kyle Rowe (London Irish, uncapped)
Ollie Smith (Glasgow Warriors, uncapped)
Ross Thompson (Glasgow Warriors, 1 cap)
Sione Tuipulotu (Glasgow Warriors, 5 caps)
Duhan van der Merwe (Worcester Warriors, 16 caps)
Ben White (London Irish, 4 caps)
Scotland Summer time Tour Fixtures 2022
Saturday 25 June Chile v Scotland A (9pm, Santa Laura College SEK Stadium, Santiago) Reside on Premier Sports activities
Saturday 2 July Argentina v Scotland (8.10pm, August 23 Stadium, Jujuy) Reside on Sky Sports activities
Saturday 9 July Argentina v Scotland (8.10pm, Padre Ernesto Martearena Stadium, Salta) Reside on Sky Sports activities
Saturday 16 July Argentina v Scotland (8.10pm, Single Mom of Cities Stadium, Santiago Del Estero) Reside on Sky Sports activities
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