Sport Nation

Sport Nation

John Beattie and Rhona McLeod's guide to what's happening in Scottish sport. Each Saturday on BBC Radio Scotland former Scotland rugby star, John, and sports reporter, Rhona, bring you in-depth features on a range of sports and interviews with established stars and up-and-coming athletes.

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  • Sport Nation 19 Apr 14

    Sat, 19 Apr 14

    31 mins

    26 days remaining

    John Beattie is joined by Alex Arthur and Susan Egelstaff. Following Jonathan Trott's decision to take a break from cricket after suffering from anxiety, we discuss how sport deals with mental issues. We hear from Dennis Taylor on the snooker world championship, and Gregor Townsend tells us his hopes for Glasgow as the Pro 12 season approaches its climax.

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  • Sport Nation 05 Apr 14

    Sat, 5 Apr 14

    32 mins

    12 days remaining

    John Beattie is joined by Lee McConnell, who discusses her decision to retire from athletics, and we hear some tributes to the Scottish sprinter. Ryan Mania tells us about his year since he won the Grand National, and the Scottish hockey player Kenny Bain tells us about mixing it with the world's best in the Dutch Hockey League.

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  • Sport Nation 29 March

    Sat, 29 Mar 14

    41 mins

    5 days remaining

    John Beattie is joined by Susan Egelstaff, Graham Speirs, David Ferguson and Commonwealth gold medal-winning gymnast Steve Frew to discuss the future of European rugby, sexism in golf and how the Scots will do at the British Gymnastic Championships.

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