Seconds get their chance in the spotlight

FRINGE players have their chance to shine next Tuesday evening when the annual John Laing Sevens kicks-off at Poynder Park.

Created around 40 years ago, by the family of John Laing who was president of Kelso RFC in 1923/24, the tournament features players who normally play 2nd XV rugby.

Melrose are the current holders.

Draw (first tie 6.30pm): Melrose v Berwick; Peebles v Kelso; Jed-Forest v Gala; Selkirk v Langholm.