Scotland have predicted back-row Magnus Bradbury to their World Cup squad that was travelling up .
Scotland already have five World Cup harm issues, as confirmed by trainer Gregor Townsend after their triumph over Georgia on Friday.
Ritchie was taken with a wound after scans that are subsequent and the Murrayfield clash , the flanker will stay in Scotland for expert assessment to evaluate whether he will be able to take part in the World Cup.
Edinburgh back-row Bradbury will fly to Japan on Monday together with the rest of the squad with just two weeks to go until their opener with Ireland in Yokohama on September 22.
The Edinburgh back , who replaced Ritchie on Friday, was restricted eight occasions and had missed the 3 prior warm-up Tests against Georgia and France through rib trauma.
“This [Ritchie’s] is the most concerning injury as he had to be replaced using a suspected facial injury. We hope it is not something which will help keep him out of this World Cup,” said Townsend.
Lock Ben Toolis and Blair Kinghorn equally suffered head knocks which will necessitate concussion checks while Blade Thomson and Jonny Gray – producing his first run – can also be nursing hamstring injuries.
Scotland will confront Ireland, Russia and Samoa as well as hosts Japan .

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