Scotland legend Weir dies after MND battle

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Doddie Weir won 61 caps for ScotlandDoddie Weir has helped raise millions for MND research

Former Scotland international Doddie Weir has died at the age of 52, after a long battle with motor neurone disease.

Weir, capped 61 times between 1990 and 2000, announced that he had been diagnosed with MND in June 2017 and helped raise millions through his My Name'5 Doddie foundation.

The lock was given an OBE in the 2019 New Year Honours for services to rugby, to MND research and to the community in the Scottish Borders.

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