Exeter Chiefs prop Alec Hepburn is sent off for this reckless clear out on Joe Marler.
But, with Hamish Watson having gone over in the first half, hooker Ashman's second-half score proved decisive as Scotland edged home.
Duncan Bech, PA England Rugby Correspondent England responded to the loss of captain Owen Farrell to a positive Covid test by overwhelming Tonga 69-3 in their Autumn Nations Series opener. The first 82,000 full house at Twickenham for 20 months because...
The six players will be unable to play in Argentina's final Rugby Championship match against Australia on Saturday and will remain in NSW until the team's departure from the country on Sunday
Of the 100 Tests between New Zealand and South Africa, the All Blacks have now won 60, South Africa 36 and four have been drawn
The Australia (Wallabies) running game excelled after upsetting the South Africa (Springboks) 28-26 on the Gold Coast on Sunday with a Quade Cooper penalty after the siren.
Government advice was that the world champion Springboks would not be admitted to New Zealand for matches on Sept 25 and Oct 2. Forthcoming matches between the NZ women's team and Australia also have been cancelled.
Harlequins have named Tabai Matson as their new head coach for the 2021-22 season
The Premiership will expand to 14 clubs in a bid to improve the financial situation of clubs
Ofa Tuungafasi becomes the first All Blacks to re-sign with NZR.