Women’s Rugby in 60 secs – Nov 8-14

Ciara Griffin

Welcome to the top women’s rugby news in under 60 seconds for Nov 8-14. We begin and end with Ireland. Anthony Eddy, the IRFU’s Director of Rugby held an interview where he spoke about the women’s failure to qualify for the 2021 Rugby World Cup. He pinned the fault directly on the players and he … Read more

Women’s Rugby in 60 secs – Nov 1-7

Welcome to the top women’s rugby news in under 60 seconds for Nov 1-7. We begin with all the scores from the Autumn International matches over the weekend and Wales in a surprise announcement is investing more than $2.5 million dollars in contracting up to 25 players. 10 players will become “professional” and the rest … Read more

Women’s Rugby in 60 secs – Oct 18-24

Japan Qualifies for the 2021 Rugby World Cup

Welcome to the top women’s rugby news in under 60 seconds for Oct 18-24. Japan has qualified for the 2021 Rugby World Cup after a revision to the Asia pathway. USA announced their interest in hosting the 2027, 2029 or 2031 Rugby World Cup while England also expressed interest in hosting in 2025. This week … Read more

Under the Posts – Women’s Rugby News for Jan 25-31

2021 Rugby World Cup

Under the Posts – Women’s Rugby News for Jan 25-31 begins with the announcement of the 2021 Rugby World Cup schedule. Matches will begin September 18 and conclude on October 16. Scrum Queens spoke with Women’s Rugby World Cup Tournament Director Michelle Hooper to ask all the questions we’ve been dying to know. New Zealand … Read more

Rugby Documentaries – Review

Updated February 5, 2021 With rugby on hold for most of the world, we’re craving more interaction with the sport we love. So we’re going to watch as many rugby documentaries as we can and provide short reviews. We’ll be watching sporadically so come back and see what we’ve watched. Also send us your favorite … Read more

Under the Posts – Aug 3-9

Grace McKenzie - The Rugby Breakdown

Under the Posts – Aug 3-9 spotlights the #tackletransphobia campaign, RAN Rugby began their Women’s Online Forum, the 2020 Six Nations resumes in late October, the 2021 European Qualifiers are confirmed, 5 player features and 3 media podcasts/videos. Featured Women’s Rugby News We’re fighting for our transgender sisters this week, if you haven’t heard…World Rugby … Read more

Under the Posts – Jun 15-21

Pam Buisa

Under  the Posts – June 15-21 highlights The Virtual Rugby Show, Australia begins making plans for their women’s competitions, WRCRA looks at the USA college landscape and we feature Pam Buisa, Alicia Lucas and Linda Djougang. Video of the Week Most of the USA Women’s Collegiate D1 and D2 teams have joined the College Rugby … Read more

Under the Posts – May 11-17

Red's super mom Hilisha Samoa

Under the Posts – May 11-17 starts with a women’s rugby transformation video from almost every rugby club in the Texas Rugby Union (TRU). We’re loving this partnership between all the clubs in the area. Our featured news section includes more details on the USA Rugby reorganization as well as a rebranding of NSCRO to … Read more

Under the Posts – May 4-10

World Rugby publishes COVID-19 return to rugby guidelilines

Under the Posts – May 4-10 begins with a 2010 USA Rugby Round of 12 match between Atlanta and Belmont Shore. Two powerhouse teams, take a bit of time to relive this one! Our featured section looks again at potential return-to-play scenarios. World Rugby has released their guidelines and there really aren’t any surprises. As … Read more

Under the Posts – Apr 27-May 3

Explosion of growth of women's rugby in Argentina

Under the Posts – Apr 27-May 3 starts with a 2009 video from the Under 23 All Star Tournament with a match between MARFU and Pacific.  The featured section focuses on all our hopes and dreams collectively. When will rugby return? Sadly…not soon. We also look at an article by Sara Orchard who highlights the … Read more