2024 HSBC SVNS Grand Final and Promotion and Relegation Play Off: Schedule, Viewing Options, and Results – May 31-Jun 2

The match schedule for the highly anticipated inaugural HSBC SVNS Grand Final and promotion and relegation Playoff events in Madrid from May 31 to June 2 has been announced. The action will be intense from start to finish with the new winner-takes-all Grand Final format, featuring only the top eight men’s and women’s teams to … Read more

Dribbles to Tackles: Cienna Jordan’s Journey

We’re excited to continue our series, “Pioneers of the Pitch”, where we celebrate the groundbreaking athletes, administrators, coaches, referees and fans who’ve left their mark on rugby in the USA. Each installment takes you on a journey through the inspiring stories of rising stars and seasoned legends, both on and off the field. Join us … Read more

The Ongoing Struggle: Kenya Lionesses’ Fight for Financial Justice

The Kenya Lionesses, the national women’s rugby team, are facing a severe financial crisis that has left them unpaid for several months. Despite their remarkable performance on the field, their dedication has been overshadowed by the financial neglect they are experiencing from the Kenya Rugby Union (KRU). Participating in prestigious events like the Africa Cup … Read more

Women’s Rugby Rundown for May 13-19

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

Women’s Rugby Rundown for May 6-12

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

Megan Neyen: Tackling the Rugby Field and the Seven Seas for Navy Glory

We’re excited to continue our series, “Pioneers of the Pitch”, where we celebrate the groundbreaking athletes, administrators, coaches, referees and fans who’ve left their mark on rugby in the USA. Each installment takes you on a journey through the inspiring stories of rising stars and seasoned legends, both on and off the field. Join us … Read more

Unstoppable: The Story of Molly Shamieh

We’re excited to continue our series, “Pioneers of the Pitch,” where we celebrate the groundbreaking athletes, administrators, coaches, referees and fans who’ve left their mark on rugby in the USA. Each installment takes you on a journey through the inspiring stories of rising stars and seasoned legends, both on and off the field. Join us … Read more