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Townsend and Redpath named in Scotland squad for Under-20 Six Nations
Scotland have announced a new-look squad with some familiar names for the Under-20 Six Nations. © Murray Redpath during a Scotland Under-20 training session at Oriam. Picture: Ross MacDonald/SNS The championship, which was postponed in the winter due to Covid, will begin in Wales later this month, with all games being staged at Cardiff Arms Park.Sean Lineen, the Scotland U20 head coach, will take 32 players to the tournament, 18 forwards and 14 backs.
The Vegas Golden Knights are started with a 4: 1 against the Montreal Canadiens in the semi-finals of the NHL playoffs. In the first of a maximum of seven duels, Torwart Marc-Andre Fleury was once again a strong retention for the hosts and served 28 of the 29 shots on his goal. The Golden Knights had previously established himself in the round against the Colorado Avalanche for National Torwart Philipp Grubauer. In the other semi-finals, the New York Islanders play against defending champion Tampa Bay Lightning. New York leads before the second game in the night to Wednesday 1: 0.
Murray Redpath can be a leader for Scotland U20s says Sean Lineen .
A new generation of Scotland hopefuls will be unleashed this afternoon when the Under-20 Six Nations kicks off in Cardiff. © Murray Redpath will make his Scotland Under-20 debut against Ireland in Cardiff. Picture: Ross MacDo... The young Scots, under the charge of Sean Lineen, open their campaign against Ireland who were top of table last year when the championship was suspended due to Covid.Scotland finished the 2020 tournament strongly, with a thumping 52-17 win over Wales in Colwyn Bay, but only four of thE squad remain so there is a particularly youthful feel to Lineen’s current crop.