Under the Posts – Women’s Rugby News for Aug 30-Sep 5

Munster March On To Set Up Title Decider

Welcome to the top women’s rugby news for Aug 30 – Sep 5. World Rugby confirmed the schedule for the Rugby World Cup 2021 European Qualifier taking place in Italy on September 13, 19 and 25. The winner takes the Europe 1 place in Pool B and the runner-up will progress to the Final Qualification … Read more

Under the Posts – Women’s Rugby News for Aug 23-29

Colombia defeated Kenya 16-15 to keep their hopes alive for the 2021 Rugby World Cup

Welcome to the top women’s rugby news for Aug 23-29. Colombia defeated Kenya  in a very tight affair 16-15 and moves on to the Final Qualifier Tournament ahead of the 2021 Rugby World Cup, the Barbarians will be back to face South Africa on November 27 at Twickenham, Munster is top of Ireland’s Interprovincial competition … Read more

Under the Posts – Women’s Rugby News for Aug 16-22

South Africa beats Kenya twice

Welcome to the top women’s rugby news for Aug 16-22! We start with South Africa defeating Kenya 29-22 taking the series 2-0, Scion won the Emil Signes Cup at the USA Rugby National Club 7s and England, USA, Canada, France and New Zealand announced fall tests. If these matches happen, it would be many of … Read more

Under the Posts – Women’s Rugby News for Aug 2-15

Welcome to the top women’s rugby news for Aug 2-15! We begin with big news that HSBC 7s has been reduced to two stops and we now know the dates for the rescheduled Rugby World Cup 2021 Europe qualifier. In XVs news, South Africa blasted Kenya 66-0 in their first of two matches, France announced … 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

Under the Posts – Women’s Rugby News for Jul 5-11

Madagascar defeats Kenya twice

Welcome to the top women’s rugby news for July 5-11. The Olympic rugby schedule and squads are out! France and Fiji will begin the women’s event on July 29 and the medals will be handed out on July 31. We also learned that the HSBC 7s Series has been adjusted to six men’s and four … Read more

Under the Posts – Women’s Rugby News for Jun 28-Jul 4

Waratahs - 2021 Super W Champions

Welcome to the top women’s rugby news for June 28 – July 4. We begin with the exciting news that the pools have been confirmed for the Olympics! Pool A includes New Zealand, Russia, Great Britain and Kenya, Pool B is Canada, France, Fiji and Brazil and Pool C includes Australia, USA, China and Japan. … Read more

Under the Posts – Women’s Rugby News for Jun 21-27

New Zealand wins the inaugural Oceania 7s

Welcome to the top women’s rugby news for June 21-27. It was a huge week for 7s, the Black Ferns, USA, and Russia all took home trophies for Oceania 7s, Quest for Gold 7s and the Europe 7s Championships. In more 7s news, Kenya was replaced by Mexico for the USA event and instead entered … Read more

Under the Posts – Women’s Rugby News for Jun 14-20

Women's Rugby Teams - 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Welcome to the top women’s rugby news for June 14-20. France and Russia swept the last Olympic Qualifying event and have booked their tickets to the Olympics in Tokyo.  In more 7s news, Czechia won the first leg of the Europe 7s Trophy Series, Fiji has entered their training bubble ahead of the inaugural PacificAus … Read more