WXV Competitions and Final RWC Spots | WRR 159

Welcome to WRR 159 for June 24-30. France clinched the Europe Championship Series titles in Hamburg. The Women’s Rugby Sevens tournament at the 2024 Summer Olympics in Paris is set for July 28-30. Traci Young, part of the YSCRugby family, is donating part of her liver to Mike Tolkin. Wales qualified for WXV 2 and … Read more

Historic Matches Await in WXV and 2025 Rugby World Cup Qualification – June 29

This Saturday promises to be a pivotal day in women’s rugby with two monumental matches set to determine the fate of several teams in both the WXV tournament and the 2025 Rugby World Cup qualification.  Watch Watch all matches for free on RugbyPass.TV.  Not in the USA? Check the World Rugby ‘Where to Watch‘ page … Read more

Fiji Qualifies for 2025 Rugby World Cup, Fiji, Samoa, and Hong Kong Qualify for WXV and Australia Triumphs at HSBC SVNS Grand Final | WRR 155

Welcome to WRR 155 for May 27-Jun 2: Australia claimed the HSBC SVNS Grand Final with a win over France, the line-up for HSBC SVNS 2025 is set with China replacing South Africa while Japan, Brazil, and Spain maintained their qualification, Fiji qualified for the 2025 Rugby World Cup and WXV 3 as Oceania Champions … Read more

SVNS Grand Final Approaches, Financial Challenges for Fijiana and Kenya and Japan Triumphs in Asia Championships | WRR 154

Welcome to WRR 154 for May 20-26! The HSBC SVNS Grand Final and Playoff kick off in Madrid next weekend, with teams competing for the title and spots in SVNS 2025. Fijiana 7s and Kenya Lionesses are facing financial challenges, while Japan won the Asia Championships. Fiji dominated Tonga in the Oceania Championships, and the … Read more

China Wins Sevens Challenger, Canada Makes History and World Cup 2025 Teams Confirmed | WRR 153

Welcome to the Women’s Rugby Rundown for May 13-19. China clinched their third World Rugby HSBC Sevens Challenger title, and will be at the HSBC SVNS Play-off with Argentina, Belgium, and Poland in Madrid on May 31-Jun 2. Canada made history by beating the Black Ferns for the first time ever in a thrilling Pacific … Read more

The Circle of Champions: Tracing the Utrecht Shield’s Journey in Women’s Rugby

The Utrecht Shield, more than just a trophy in women’s rugby, symbolizes the lasting spirit, unity, and toughness of women in sports. Serving as an emblematic counterpart to the men’s Raeburn Shield, it represents the pinnacle of international women’s rugby and has seen numerous fierce competitions across the globe. Currently held by Canada, the shield’s … Read more

HSBC SVNS Grand Final Lineup Confirmed, WXV Qualifiers Set and Sevens Challenger in Krakow | WRR 152

Welcome to the Women’s Rugby Rundown for May 6-12. This week, we’ve got the lineup set for the Grand Final in Madrid from May 31 to June 2, with the Championship and SVNS playoff pools now confirmed. We’ll find out who the top four Challenger teams are after this weekend’s HSBC Sevens Challenger event wraps … Read more

2024 Oceania Cup: Schedule, Results, How to Watch, and Path to WXV

Brisbane, Queensland, will be the epicenter of women’s rugby as it hosts the highly anticipated 2024 Oceania Rugby Women’s Championships from May 24 to June 2. Sunnybank Rugby Union Club will showcase teams from Fiji, Samoa, Tonga, and Papua New Guinea. In the past five tournaments, Fiji has clinched victory in three, with the Black … Read more

2024 Africa Cup: Schedule, Results, How to Watch, and Path to WXV

The 2024 Africa Cup is back, with the excitement of World Cup qualification and WXV spots on the line. However, only last year’s contenders—Cameroon, Kenya, Madagascar, and South Africa—will participate due to the absence of promised African Divisions 2 and 3. This absence leaves competitive African nations like Uganda, Zimbabwe, Zambia, and Tunisia sidelined, missing … Read more