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Official: Walker to leave Greens

Following the 34-7 defeat to Melrose on Saturday, Hawick RFC have announced head coach Nikki Walker will leave the Mansfield Park club after three seasons at the helm.

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Hawick showed true grit to beat Gala in crunch clash

So . . . is this a new hungry Hawick or another false dawn?

Hawick make ugly look beautiful. It was a stretch of defensive intelligence – of abject cruelty – combined with enough attacking guile that helped Hawick secure one of the most important wins over Gala in the club’s recent history.

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Hawick Linden's Glen Welsh with the ball.

Royal Blues put up a real battling display

Hawick Linden 15 
Broughton 33

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Skipper Bruce McNeil leads the handshakes after the bruising encounter with Gala

Kyle all smiles after vital win

Hawick 16 
Gala 6

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Hawick captain Bruce McNeil

IT’S WIN OR BUST FOR GREENS NOW

Hawick face the game of their lives on Saturday against Gala in a win-or-face-relegation contest at Mansfield Park.

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Hawicks Darcy Graham is set to start on the wing for Scotland Under-20s

Graham gets nod for young Scots

Head coach Sean Lineen has named two personnel changes to his starting Scotland Under-20 side to face France in the Under-20 Six Nations Championship today (Friday) at Stade des Alpes, Grenoble (kick-off 8pm).

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Stuart Hogg

Hogg hits fabulous 50 milestone for Scots

Hawick hero Stuart Hogg will become the youngest player in history to reach a half century of Scotland caps, in a side that features one change to face France in Paris this Sunday in the RBS 6 Nations (12 February, kick-off 3pm GMT) – live on BBC.

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Scotland full-back Stuart Hogg scores his first try despite the efforts of Irelands Robbie Henshaw

Hogg has the world in his hands

Former Scotland full-back Chris Paterson remembers the day a teenager by the name of Stuart Hogg ran rings around him in a game of touch rugby and thinking, “this kid could be a star”.

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David gives group a real insight into rugby reporting

David gives group a real insight into rugby reporting

This month’s guest speaker at the Hawick Rugby Memories Club was David Ferguson, who revealed some behind-the-scenes’ perspectives from the press box and talked about the challenges facing rugby reporters in the professional era.

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Matty Douglas was told heartbreaking news by doctor that he had to stop playing rugby

Putting your body on the line every week comes at a price

As Hawick players mercifully take some well-earned rest this weekend after the postponement of their Border League clash with Selkirk, are those players fully aware of just how broken their bodies might actually be after years of playing?

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Super Scots 
finish third after win

Super Scots finish third after win

Scotland 7s continued their upward curve with an impressive third-place finish in the third leg of the HSBC World Sevens Series in New Zealand after beating Canada 28-22 in an epic bronze medal clash.

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Linlithgows Mochrie attempts to stop a Hawick charge

Quins’ class shows as they turn on the style

Hawick Quins 34 
Linlithgow 0

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Galas Rob Louw is up for it during his sides win over Hawick at Netherdale at the weekend

Greens take their eye off the ball

Gala 23 
Hawick 15

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Linden try to break through the Dalkeith defence again

Linden gain their revenge over rivals with scintillating show

Hawick Linden 35 
Dalkeith 0

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Quins end 10-year jinx at Hallhill with a fine away win

Quins end 10-year jinx at Hallhill with a fine away win

Dunbar 26 
Hawick Quins 52

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Ali Weir

Hawick looking to lay down marker

Hawick’s BT Cup third round showdown with Gala at Netherdale on Saturday can show the Greens maintain a crucial phycological edge over their Premiership relegation rivals while providing a timely morale boost after last weekend’s horror show.

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Hawick found it tough going against Currie at the weekend and still face the threat of relegation this season

Greens brought down to earth as Currie are too hot to handle

Currie 35 
Hawick 8

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Stuart Hogg has been earmarked as Scotland's dangerman

England star sees Hogg as real threat

He was named player of the tournament for the most recent RBS 6 Nations, and Hawick-born Stuart Hogg is once again holding the key to Scotland’s chances – at least according to England’s Ben Youngs.

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Hawicks Fraser Renwick shows some nifty footwork during his sides victory over Glasgow Hawks.

HAWICK IN HURRY TO SEE OFF CURRIE

Hawick’s blitzkrieg attack vanquished play-off chasing Glasgow Hawks –and the Greens hope to add Currie to their victims this weekend at Malleny Park.

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Hawicks Shawn Muir is a hard man to bring down as he shows his strength during the weekend win over Glasgow Hawks.

Greens get timely boost in drop fight

Hawick 24 
Glasgow Hawks 17

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