Ned Haig

Born: 7 December 1858, JedburghPlayed club rugby: Melrose RFCPlayed provincial rugby: South of ScotlandDied: 28 March 1939, Melrose Ned Haig is credited with inventing Sevens rugby. It was Haig, as captain of the Melrose side, and his fellow player David Sanderson [also Haig’s boss outwith rugby] that came up with the idea of a Sevens … Continue reading Ned Haig