Six Nations

Scots suffer Dickinson blow

2014-03-07 17:31
Alasdair Dickinson (Gallo Images)

Edinburgh - Scotland prop Alasdair Dickinson has been ruled out of Saturday's Six Nations clash with France at Murrayfield due to injury.

Scotland head coach Scott Johnson has been forced to change his 23-man squad as a result, bringing in Glasgow's 26-time-capped Moray Low on the replacements bench.

Edinburgh prop Dickinson, 30, has not recovered in time from the calf injury he sustained against Italy last month.

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