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Scotland Makes Resounding Comeback with Seven Tries Against Tonga


Stade de Nice, France. 25 September 2023 - Scotland marked their return to the 2023 Rugby World Cup with a stellar performance, securing a 45-17 victory against Tonga. After a two-week break, Scotland made an emphatic comeback by scoring seven tries, including a crucial bonus point. This triumph not only boosted their morale but also rekindled their hopes of securing a coveted spot in the quarterfinals of the tournament.- Scotland marked their return to the 2023 Rugby World Cup with a stellar performance, securing a 45-17 victory against Tonga. After a two-week break, Scotland made an emphatic comeback by scoring seven tries, including a crucial bonus point. This triumph not only boosted their morale but also rekindled their hopes of securing a spot in the quarterfinals of the tournament.


Tonga, displayed admirable commitment on the field, briefly taking the lead when Solomone Kata responded to an early score by Scotland's Turner, . Their spirited efforts were evident throughout the match, but their prospects took a hit due to missed opportunities, defence and and indiscipline errors that saw Tonga with two yellow cards to Afusipa Taumoepeau and Vaea Fifita.



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