Under the Posts – Mar 30-Apr 5

Simi Hannah

Under the Posts – Mar 30-Apr 5 brings back our weekly women’s rugby video and we feature two rugby unions who are making tough choices… In XVs news, Tyrrells Premier has declared the season null and void…which is lame, while Super W declared the Waratah the overall winners, their third Championship.  7s news covers four … Read more

Under the Posts – Oct 28 – Nov 3

2019 European Trophy Women's Rugby - Sweden

The big women’s rugby stories this week include the upcoming South America Rugby (SAR7s), Sweden over Finland in the European Trophy, Spain defeated Wales and England took the first Rugby X tournament. We also cover the French Elite League, Glendale takes the 2019 WPL Championships, and we highlight the NIRA semi-finals as well as the … Read more

Under the Posts – Oct 20-27

Canterbury claims third Farah Palmer Cup title

We realized last week that our ‘Under the Posts’ entries were spanning Sunday to Saturday and often splitting a weekend of rugby. So this week we’ll be transitioning to a Monday through Sunday week and that should give us better coverage! This week’s big stories include the busiest year of women’s test rugby ever, the … Read more

Under the Posts – Oct 13-19

Harvard women's rugby dominates over Notre Dame

Another big week in women’s rugby with the release of  the Dubai 7s pools and fixtures, Newcastle is launching a women’s side, a draw in the first match of the Rugby Europe Women’s Trophy and lots of #rugbyjobs postings. We also catch up with results from Tyrrells Premier, Farah Palmer Cup and the Women’s Premier … Read more

Under the Posts – Sep 29-Oct 5

Triple double completed for Japan in Colombo

This week we’re covering top women’s rugby news including the first stop of the 2019-2020 HSBC Sevens, Scrum Queens names 7s and 15s Teams of the Decade, Japan swept the Asian Sevens Championship and England has named their 28 player contracts. But wait, there is always more! Squads are being named ahead of Autumn Internationals … Read more

Under the Posts – Sep 22-28

This week we continue our new format with commentary inline with the twitter cards below. Big stories include Leinster winning Ireland’s Interpro Championships for the second year, Australia and New Zealand announce their Glendale 7s squads and the 2020 Six Nations fixtures are released. As always, those are just the highlights so keep reading! Can’t … Read more

Under the Posts – Sep 15-21

Japan wins the second leg of the Asian Sevens

We like to think we’re always evolving our site and the coverage we bring you. We’re continuing our weekly news curation but we’ll be moving the summaries inline with the tweet cards. This format will allow us to offer more opinions and commentary that relate to each story. Note that opinions and commentary from YSC … Read more

Under the Posts – Sep 8-14

Some big  announcements in the women’s rugby world this week, the 2020 Six Nations fixtures were announced,  a quick update on the Farah Palmer  Cup, WPL and more details around the RugbyX tournament. Of course there is more news, keep reading: 2020 Six Nations fixtures announced, first matches are in February Canterbury and Counties are … Read more

Under the Posts – Aug 18-24

Liberty Fields RFC - Pioneers of Japanese Women's Rugby

Lots of controversy this week in the women’s rugby realm, including World Rugby going gender neutral, transgender rugby players, South Africa has qualified for the 2021 Rugby World Cup, Kenya didn’t qualify for the RWC (yet) but is a top 25 team for the first time ever and we cover round 1 of the USA’s … Read more