Mon, 27 Jan 2020

London - Former Scotland rugby union captain John Barclay announced his retirement from Test rugby on Wednesday.

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The 33-year-old flanker was capped 76 times after making his debut in the 2007 World Cup and was part of the Scottish team that exited disappointingly in the first round of this year's tournament in Japan.

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Hong Kong-born Barclay - who captained the Scots in his last Test against Russia at the World Cup - will continue to play for his Scottish regional side Edinburgh.

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