Finn Russell This is one huge extension.
|World Cup warm-up: Scotland v France|
|Venue:Murrayfield Stadium, EdinburghDate:Saturday, 24 AugustKick-off:13:10 BST|
|Coverage:Listen live on Radio Scotland & online; text commentary on BBC Sport website & app|
Blade Thomson makes his Scotland debut and fly-half Finn Russell returns for Saturday’s World Cup warm-up Test against France.
Full-back Stuart Hogg is the sole starter retained from last weekend’s 32-3 hammering in Nice.
Scrum-half Greig Laidlaw captains the side, while New Zealand-born Thomson is joined by Hamish Watson and Ryan Wilson in the back-row.
Peter Horne and Chris Harris form the centre partnership at Murrayfield.
Scott Cummings, making just his second international appearance, and Sam Skinner combine in the second row, while hooker George Turner wins his seventh cap with props Gordon Reid and Willem
These extensions are quite smart.
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