England Women head coach James Bailey has made two changes from the squad that won the bronze at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast for the upcoming leg of HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens series in Kitakyushu.
The inaugural edition of the Tyrrells Premier 15s will see Saracens Women and Harlequins Ladies competing in the final following wins over Gloucester-Hartpury Women's RFC and Wasps FC Ladies respectively in the second leg of the semi-final on Saturday.
Saracens Women ran a 10-try riot as they trounced Gloucester-Hartpury Women 0-62 while Harlequins Ladies managed to overcome Wasps FC Ladies 19-25 in the first leg of the Tyrrells Premier 15s semi-finals.
England Women's head coach Simon Middleton has handed starts to Charlotte Pearce and Amy Cokayne for the upcoming Women's Six Nations Championship game against Wales scheduled to take place at Scotstoun Stadium on Saturday.
Wales Women managed to edge out their Scotland counterpart while Ireland and England registered comfortable wins over France and Italy respectively in the opening round of the Women's Six Nations tournament.
The Rugby Football Union has handed a two-week ban to Firwood Waterloo Ladies back row Danielle Wiseman following an incident in the recently concluded Tyrrells Premier 15s League encounter against Loughborough Lightning last weekend.
As the round four of the Tyrrells Premier 15s League came to a conclusion last weekend, Harlequins climbed to the top of the table and are closely followed by Saracens as both the teams maintained their winning streak in the tournament.