Rugby World Cup: Magnus Bradbury travels with Scotland as cover for Jamie Ritchie

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Back-row Magnus Bradbury will join Scotland’s World Cup travelling celebration on Monday because“precautionary harm cover“ to get Jamie Ritchie.
Bradbury is drafted in later Ritchie suffered a facial injury in Friday’s win over Georgia in Murrayfield.
Ritchie is to remain for evaluation, which will ascertain whether he can join the squad to the tournament in Japan in Scotland.
Bradbury came off the bench to substitute Edinburgh team-mate Ritchie on Friday.
Despite being among eight guys past Tuesday cut head coach Gregor Townsend he had been given a place among the substitutes in the 36-9 victory.
Bradbury, capped eight times, had overlooked the three Tests using a rib problem.
Lock Ben Toolis and full-back Blair Kinghorn endured while Jonny Gray along with Blade Thomson experienced hamstring problems head knocks against Georgia however the Scottish Rugby statement on Ritchie makes no reference of this quartet.
Scotland open their World Cup campaign against Ireland on 22 September, with Japan, Samoa and Russia their additional Pool A opponents.
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