US 24-11 Defeats Ireland

Two first half tries by the US quickly put the match nearly out of reach for Ireland. Flyhalf Kristen Baja converted on both kicks. Ireland got on the board with a penalty kick at 35 minutes. In second half action, Kristen Baja scored a unconverted try just after the half opened. Flanker Phaidra Knight was … Read more

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Check out a short video of Tina Nesburg takeing a quick penalty.Also check out all the highlights from Day 1 of the Women’s World Cup. Your Scrumhalf Connection – Women’s Rugby Blog. Daily posts about rugby across the world! Read the blog at and follow me on Twitter at

World Cup Scores

Scores across the opening day of the tournament:– Scotland 24, Spain 0– Kazakhstan 20, Samoa 5– Australia 68, South Africa 12– France 43, Ireland 0– England 18, USA 0– New Zealand 66, Canada 7 USA vs England Our team also tried to watch the match , we pushed practice back…and when the technical difficulties happened … Read more