Six Nations: Low replaces Dickinson on Scots bench

Scotland prop Moray Low

RBS Six Nations: Scotland v France

Venue:
Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh
Date:
Saturday, 8 March
Kick-off:
17:00 GMT
Coverage:
Live on BBC One, BBC Radio Scotland and BBC Sport website

Moray Low will replace Alasdair Dickinson on the Scotland bench against France after the Edinburgh prop failed to recover from a leg injury.

Glasgow's Low, 29, will earn his 27th cap should he come on during the Six Nations match at Murrayfield.

Dickinson, 30, had been named in coach Scott Johnson's line-up despite being injured against Italy last weekend.

"Dickinson has not recovered sufficiently from the calf injury," said a Scottish Rugby statement.

Scotland team

Stuart Hogg (Glasgow Warriors), Tommy Seymour (Glasgow Warriors), Alex Dunbar (Glasgow Warriors), Matt Scott (Edinburgh), Sean Lamont (Glasgow Warriors), Duncan Weir (Glasgow Warriors), Greig Laidlaw (Edinburgh); Ryan Grant (Glasgow Warriors), Scott Lawson (Newcastle Falcons), Geoff Cross (Edinburgh), Richie Gray (Castres), Jim Hamilton (Montpellier), Johnny Beattie (Montpellier), Kelly Brown (Saracens, capt), David Denton (Edinburgh).

Replacements: Ross Ford (Edinburgh), Moray Low (Glasgow Warriors), Euan Murray (Worcester Warriors), Tim Swinson (Glasgow Warriors), Ryan Wilson (Glasgow Warriors), Chris Cusiter (Glasgow Warriors), Duncan Taylor (Saracens), Max Evans (Castres).

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