11/03/16 - RBS 6N round 4 Twickenham Stadium - London England v Scotland Scotland's Mark Bennett injury Photo credit should read: © Craig Watson craigwatsonpix@icloud.com 07479748060 www.craigwatson.co.uk

THE Scotland medical team provided the following squad update after yesterday’s defeat to England in the RBS 6 Nations at Twickenham.


Replacement back Mark Bennett – who replaced injured full-back Stuart Hogg in the 18th minute – left the field after four minutes with a knee and arm injury.

He will subject to further care and assessment however it is expected that he will take no further part in the current RBS 6 Nations Championship.

Three players are being treated for concussion (Hogg, Tommy Seymour and Ryan Wilson) and are now subject to the completion of the HIA protocol.

Finn Russell, Huw Jones (both knee) and Richie Gray (hamstring) will also have precautionary scans at Spire Murrayfield Hospital early in the week following musculoskeletal complaints the morning after the match.

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