Finn Russell’s starting debut for the British & Irish Lions was notable for the absence of the anticipated pyrotechnics display, writes ZELIM NEL.
Finn Russell has singled out star wing Louis Rees-Zammit as the danger man that could elevate the British & Irish Lions to a series victory over the Springboks.
A Scotsman heads up the list of the top-eight biggest earners in the 37-man British & Irish Lions squad.
Former England coach Clive Woodward says the British & Irish Lions outperforming the Springboks is one of his wish-list items for the 2021 sporting calendar.
Scotland coach Gregor Townsend says flyhalf Finn Russell can return if he adheres to the new standards of behaviour in the squad.
Scotland star Finn Russell has spoken publicly for the first time about the breakdown of his relationship with national head coach Gregor Townsend.
Flyhalf Finn Russell has left the Scotland squad under a disciplinary cloud after breaching team protocol.
Finn Russell will start at flyhalf for Scotland in their Six Nations clash with Wales at Murrayfield on Saturday after recovering from a concussion.