Finn Russell Rugby World Cup: Stuart McInally to captain Scotland as Huw Jones and Rory Hutchinson miss out

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Townsend buoyed by strength of Scotland squad

Stuart McInally has been named Scotland captain for the Rugby World Cup, but centres Huw Jones and Rory Hutchinson are among the squad’s major omissions.

Forwards Josh Strauss, Matt Fagerson and Magnus Bradbury also miss out after coach Gregor Townsend announced his 31-man squad on Tuesday.

Edinburgh hooker McInally has been chosen ahead of John Barclay and Greig Laidlaw to captain the Scots in Japan.

“I was injured for the last World Cup, so this makes it sweeter,” he said.

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“It was a very proud moment when I was asked to be captain.”

Adam Hastings travels as cover for Finn Russell at fly-half.

Nine men were always going to be left disappointed as Townsend whittled the squad down from 40 when the fin

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