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Scotland arrives to a home away from home at WCup

Scotland arrives to a home away from home at WCup

Scotland has received a typical welcome for its World Cup opener against Romania, led by a bagpiper into the airport terminal to meet a throng of fans wearing kilts and waving flags in a city named after a decorated Scottish military leader.
Scotland and Romania will name their teams on Thursday for Saturday's match at Rugby Park Stadium, where the forecast is for very Scottish-like conditions _ cold temperatures, a howling wind from Antarctica and a good chance of rain.
Captain and 30-year-old lock Alastair Kellock, making his first appearance at a World Cup, says the welcome on Wednesday that included a traditional Maori war dance, "was the most intensely enjoyable moment I have had as a rugby player."