Under the Posts – Nov 18-24

Kat Merchant talks with Women's Sport Monthly about concussions

This week we saw the Black Ferns Developmental side win the Oceania Rugby Championship, Wales defeat Crawshay 29-8, Japan upset Scotland 24-20, Canada swept the USA in the CANAM series and England dominated Italy 60-3. We also catch up with the All-Ireland League, and the Barbarians announce their to face Wales. More news  in the  … Read more

Under the Posts – Nov 11-17

Samoa over PNG - 2019 Oceania Rugby Championships

This week is we look at all of the Internationals starting with New Zealand A and Samoa taking wins in the Oceania Rugby Championship, Czech wins their second European Trophy, England over France, Occitan over Spain, Italy and Japan draw and Wales defeats Scotland.  We also cover NIRA finalists, NSCRO semi0finalists and USA Rugby DI … Read more

Under the Posts – Nov 4-10

South Africa to host 2022 7s Rugby World Cup

Huge women’s rugby stories this week and we’re covering Spain’s defeat of Wales, England outlasts France, and Wales defeats Ireland. South Africa has been chosen to host the 2022 7s Rugby World Cup and Fiji and China both qualified for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. But there’s more, we’re also looking at the NIRA final matchups, … Read more

Under the Posts – Oct 28 – Nov 3

2019 European Trophy Women's Rugby - Sweden

The big women’s rugby stories this week include the upcoming South America Rugby (SAR7s), Sweden over Finland in the European Trophy, Spain defeated Wales and England took the first Rugby X tournament. We also cover the French Elite League, Glendale takes the 2019 WPL Championships, and we highlight the NIRA semi-finals as well as the … Read more

Under the Posts – Oct 20-27

Canterbury claims third Farah Palmer Cup title

We realized last week that our ‘Under the Posts’ entries were spanning Sunday to Saturday and often splitting a weekend of rugby. So this week we’ll be transitioning to a Monday through Sunday week and that should give us better coverage! This week’s big stories include the busiest year of women’s test rugby ever, the … Read more

Under the Posts – Oct 13-19

Harvard women's rugby dominates over Notre Dame

Another big week in women’s rugby with the release of  the Dubai 7s pools and fixtures, Newcastle is launching a women’s side, a draw in the first match of the Rugby Europe Women’s Trophy and lots of #rugbyjobs postings. We also catch up with results from Tyrrells Premier, Farah Palmer Cup and the Women’s Premier … Read more

Under the Posts – Sep 29-Oct 5

Triple double completed for Japan in Colombo

This week we’re covering top women’s rugby news including the first stop of the 2019-2020 HSBC Sevens, Scrum Queens names 7s and 15s Teams of the Decade, Japan swept the Asian Sevens Championship and England has named their 28 player contracts. But wait, there is always more! Squads are being named ahead of Autumn Internationals … Read more

Under the Posts – Sep 22-28

This week we continue our new format with commentary inline with the twitter cards below. Big stories include Leinster winning Ireland’s Interpro Championships for the second year, Australia and New Zealand announce their Glendale 7s squads and the 2020 Six Nations fixtures are released. As always, those are just the highlights so keep reading! Can’t … Read more