Under the Posts – Week of Feb 5, 2017

We’re a bit late this week so we’ll dive right in. The headlines were dominated by the opening weekend of the Women’s Six Nations, Australian Rugby Union chief executive Bill Pulver admits the women aren’t being compensated for their value and Carolyn Hitt of Wales Online takes on sexism in rugby. As a reminder, we … Read more

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Under the Posts – Week of Jan 29, 2017 – PART 1

There is so much Sydney 7s and Six Nations news this week, we thought we’d break the week into two and we’ll do part 1 today. As a reminder, we are doing weekly posts recapping the top women’s rugby news. Can’t wait a week? Join us on Twitter or on our Facebook page as we will be posting … Read more

New Zealand defeats Canada in women’s rugby showdown

Canada’s Magali Harvey scores a try during Canada’s loss to New Zealand. Fullback Selica Winiata scored two tries as top-ranked New Zealand defeated No. 2 Canada 20-10 in international women’s rugby play Wednesday. The Black Ferns extended their win streak over Canada to 12 games. The two teams will meet again next August in pool … Read more

USA Eagles Embark on Pre WRWC November Tour

The Women’s Eagles have left for Montpellier today and have five days of camp before they face France, a formidable opponent. This will be a unique opportunity for the Eagles to test themselves against the current 2016 RBS Six Nations Championship and most recently, France beat World Cup Champion England, Nov. 9, in preparation for the … Read more

European championship winners Spain set up Scotland showdown

Spain will meet Scotland in November for the right to compete at Women’s Rugby World Cup 2017 after a 35-7 victory against Netherlands in the final of the Rugby Europe Women’s Championship. Spain’s hopes of competing at Women’s Rugby World 2017 in Ireland remain alive after they defeated Netherlands 35-7 in the final of the … Read more

New Home for Wales Women’s Rugby – BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park

BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park will play host to all Wales Women home matches this season (2016/17). First up will be a Wales Women XV match against Scotland Women on Saturday 29th October (KO 12:00). Although Scotland haven’t beaten their Welsh counterparts on the road since 2005, the last time they tasted victory against Wales … Read more