Under the Posts – Women’s Rugby News for Sep 6-12

2021 Interprovincial Champions - Munster

Welcome to the top women’s rugby news for Sep 6-12. Munster are the 2021 Vodafone Women’s Interprovincial Champions, Saracens, Harlequins and Bristol are tied for first after two rounds of Allianz Premier 15s, and the Dr Farah Palmer Cup will restart “without Counties Manukau, Auckland and North Harbour” this weekend. In 7s news, Vancouver 7s … Read more

Vancouver 7s Schedule & Results – Sep 18-19, 2021

HSBC Women's Seven Series

Vancouver will host a women’s Fast Four  tournament at BC Place on September 18-19 between Canada, Great Britain, the USA and Mexico. Mexico was added to the event following the late withdrawal of France’s teams due to Covid-19 related international travel logistics issues. The women’s fast four competition format, which was previously successfully employed at … Read more

Rugby World Cup 2021 Europe Qualifier – Schedule & Results

Rugby World Cup 2021 Europe Qualifier

The Rugby World Cup 2021 Europe Qualifier will take place in Parma’s Stadio Sergio Lanfranchi, Italy, on 13, 19 and 25 September, 2021. Hosts Italy will compete against Ireland, Scotland and the winners of the Rugby Europe Women’s Championship 2020, Spain, in a round-robin format. The top team will secure  a spot in Pool  B at … Read more

Premier Rugby Sevens Unveils Team Names and Logos

PR Sevens

(NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2021) Premier Rugby Sevens (PR7s), the new sports league that will debut with the top U.S. men and women Olympic players, today unveiled the league’s six team brands. Along with logos, regions, and color schemes, PR7s confirmed the following team names: Experts Headliners Locals Loggerheads Loonies The Team As a North … Read more

Under the Posts – Women’s Rugby News for Jul 19-Aug 1

2020 Olympic Rugby Medalists

Welcome to the top women’s rugby news for Jul 19 – Aug 1. We’ll start with the Olympics where New Zealand has conquered Tokyo and now holds EVERY title in women’s rugby in 7s and XVs. Incredible! France took home the silver after only qualifying for the Games through the World Rugby Sevens Repechage last month. … Read more

Under the Posts – Women’s Rugby News for Jul 12-18

2021 Border Ladies are South Africa's Premier Division Winnners

Welcome to the top women’s rugby news for July 12-18. World Rugby has announced new trial law amendments that will begin in August. These have a specific focus on the women’s game and this is important because there is little research around injury, recovery, concussion, menstruation, etc. In XVs news, Madagascar has moved up to … Read more