England Women's

Sarah Hunter proud of England's efforts despite losing World Cup final

England captain Sarah Hunter insisted that she is proud of her team's effort in the recently concluded Women's World Cup in Ireland despite losing the final to New Zealand in Belfast on Saturday.
27 August 2017

England v New Zealand - Women's Rugby World Cup final Review and Player Ratings

As New Zealand completed a thrilling 32-41 win over England in Belfast on Saturday to reclaim the Women's World Cup title, we take a look at few of the key points from the encounter.
27 August 2017

Toka Natua hat-trick powers New Zealand Women to fifth World Cup title

Toka Natua scored a hat-trick of tries while full-back Selica Winiata contributed with a brace as New Zealand completed a 32-41 win over England in Belfast to lift the Women's World Cup title for the fifth time.
27 August 2017

England v New Zealand - Women's Rugby World Cup final Preview

England will face New Zealand in the final of the Women's Rugby World Cup 2017 tournament in Belfast on Saturday. Apart from Black Ferns, no other team has managed to retain their title in the history of the tournament. Can England achieve the rare feat?
26 August 2017

England to miss Danielle Waterman in Women's World Cup final

England's title defence in the Women's World Cup 2017 final clash against New Zealand will be without Danielle Waterman after the fullback failed to make sufficient progress from a head injury.
24 August 2017

Sarah Hunter confident of leading England to third Women's World Cup title

England captain Sarah Hunter insisted that her team is having the belief to defeat New Zealand in the final of the Women's World Cup 2017 to be played in Belfast on Saturday.
23 August 2017

England and New Zealand set to face other in the final of Women's World Cup 2017

Defending champions England and New Zealand will face each other in the final of the 2017 Women's World Cup after they emerged victorious in the semi-final clashes against France and USA respectively in Belfast on Tuesday.
23 August 2017

Thompson and Burford return to England squad for semi-final

England, the current world number ones and defending World Cup champions, will face off against France in the Women’s World Cup semi-finals. The tournament favorites confirmed their place in the semis after a seven-try victory over the USA and will now head to Belfast to take on France in order to move one step closer to retaining their status as world champions.
21 August 2017

USA joins New Zealand, England and France in semi-finals

As the group stage of the Women's World Cup 2017 came to a conclusion, it is New Zealand, defending champions England, France and USA, who managed to make it to the semi-finals after an intriguing round three in Dublin.
18 August 2017

Middleton makes six changes for England ahead of decider against USA

England coach Simon Middleton has made a total of six changes for the deciding Pool B Women's World Cup encounter against USA in Dublin.
16 August 2017

Former England, Ireland players to face each other ahead of Women's World Cup final

Former Ireland and England players will come together for the first time in an Ireland Women's Legends v England Women's Legends game ahead of the final of the ongoing edition of Women's World Cup.
14 August 2017

New Zealand thrash Hong Kong 121-0, France, Canada stun Australia, Wales

The second round of the Rugby Women's World Cup 2017 saw New Zealand extend dominance over Hong Kong while England, Canada, France, USA and Ireland maintained their unbeaten streak.
14 August 2017

Emily Scarratt to captain much-changed England Women's team against Italy

England centre Emily Scarratt has been named as the captain of the team that will take on Italy in the upcoming Women's World Cup clash at UCD Bowl in Dublin on Sunday.
12 August 2017

New Zealand, Ireland, France off to winning start in Women's World Cup

The opening day of Women's World Cup at UCD Bowl in Dublin on Wednesday saw Canada, England and France top the respective pools.
10 August 2017

Kay Wilson powers England to 56-5 win in World Cup opener

Kay Wilson scored four tries as England started their title defence with a 56-5 triumph over Spain in the Women's World Cup opener at UCD Bowl in Dublin.
10 August 2017

Simon Middleton backs squad depth after naming new-look England Women's side

England head coach Simon Middleton has backed the depth in the squad as he announced a new-look matchday squad that will compete against Spain in the Women's World Cup opener in Dublin.
9 August 2017

Emily Scarratt credits Paul Burke for improved kicking ability

England Women's centre Emily Scarratt has credited Paul Burke for the boost in her goal-kicking ability.
6 August 2017

England suffer Emily Scott blow ahead of Women's World Cup

England are likely to miss the services of Emily Scott in the upcoming Women's World Cup after the fly-half was sidelined with an unspecified injury.
5 August 2017

Success from cricket and football will inspire England Women in World Cup - Katy Mclean

Fly-half Katy McLean insists that her team is motivated by the success achieved by the England Women's cricket and football teams as they bid to defend the Rugby World Cup title next month.
31 July 2017

Ian Ritchie responds to shadow minister's criticism on non-renewal of women's contracts

Rugby Football Union chief executive Ian Ritchie defended the board's decision to not renew the women's 15-a-side players contract despite criticisms from all over the country including the shadow minister.
29 July 2017