Kazakhstan completes Women’s Rugby World Cup 2010 line up

from IRB: Kazakhstan have become the 12th and final qualifier for Women’s Rugby World Cup 2010 after an emphatic 43-5 defeat of Japan in the final of the four-team Asian tournament at The Padang in Singapore on Friday. In the first ever women’s matches to be played at The Padang – let alone the first … Read more


Race on to host 2014 Women's Rugby World Cup Announced

from IRB.com: The tender process has begun for the hosting of the 2014 Women’s Rugby World Cup The race to host women’s rugby’s showpiece tournament has kicked off, after the International Rugby Board launched the tender process for Women’s Rugby World Cup 2014. Unions are invited to tender for the premier 15-a-side tournament, a process … Read more

USA Women’s National Team vs Canada Rugby in June 2009

Hot off the Google Alert presses and into my inbox:Credit: PRNewswire via COMTEX Glendale, Colorado’s Infinity Park will play host to rugby matches between the United States and the Canadian Women’s National Rugby Teams in June 2009. The Women’s Development Squad will compete on June 23, 2009 and the National Teams will go head to … Read more

Britain will keep Spending on Sport, says World Cup Bid Chief

From: Guardian.co.uk by Paul Lauener LONDON, Nov 19 (Reuters) – Britain will not let the financial crisis stop it bidding for the world’s biggest sporting events such as the soccer World Cup, former Sports Minister Richard Caborn said. Caborn, government ambassador for England’s 2018 World Cup bid, dismissed London 2012 Olympics minister Tessa Jowell’s comments … Read more