Melrose take Scottish title

It's the third title win in four years for Melrose. They were crowned champions of the RBS Premiership at the weekend after beating Currie 26-10.

Gala missed out on the title by just one point with a 34-33 defeat at home to Ayr.

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Melrose crowned Premiership champions

The circumstances couldn't have been more dramatic as Melrose were crowned champions of the Premiership. They needed to win and hope their old rivals Gala slipped up.

Melrose kept their side of the bargain, but their game finished first so there was a nail-biting wait as they listened to the closing moments of the match involving Gala.

Stuart Cameron reports.

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