England Women's

Scarratt wins Writers' Club award

Emily Scarratt has won the prestigious Rugby Union Writers' Club Pat Marshall Memorial Award as the sport's personality of the year for 2014.
13 January 2015

MBEs for England pair

Sarah Hunter and Rochelle Clark, two members of England's victorious women's rugby World Cup-winning team, received MBEs in the New Year Honours.
31 December 2014

England's Women win BBC's Team of the Year

On Sunday evening, the England women’s rugby team were crowned Team of the Year at the prestigious BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards, following a fine campaign that saw them lift the Women’s Rugby World Cup earlier this year.
15 December 2014

O'Reilly joins refereeing ranks

Helen O'Reilly has become Ireland's first top-level female referee in a move that could eventually see her officiate in Guinness Pro12 and European Champions Cup action.
9 December 2014

England Women's Rugby lose Three of their best

England Women's World Cup-winning trio Margaret Alphonsi, Joanna McGilchrist and Katherine Merchant have announced their retirements from international rugby.
8 September 2014

Women's game to enjoy a boost from RFU

The Rugby Football Union is introducing a new strategy aimed at increasing the number of women playing regular contact rugby by 10,000 to 25,000 within three years.
4 September 2014

England Women Poised for Pro Era

England's women rugby stars will be handed the chance to turn professional for the first time next month, the Rugby Football Union has announced.
26 August 2014

Street Pushes for Professionalism

England's triumph at the Women's Rugby World Cup can prove the catalyst for a move into professionalism, according to head coach Gary Street.
20 August 2014

WRWC 2014: England triumph over Canada in the Final

England won the Women's World Cup after centre Emily Scarratt inspired a 21-9 victory over Canada at Stade Jean-Bouin in Paris.
18 August 2014

WRWC 2014: England's win over Ireland sees them into the Final Against Canada

England will play Canada in the final of the women's World Cup on Sunday.
14 August 2014

Scarratt Under no Illusion of Ireland Threat

Out of the frying pan and into the fire – England women’s rugby team, although avoiding a clash with New Zealand, believes their historic elimination from the World Cup signifies the growing strength of women’s rugby.
13 August 2014

WRWC 2014: England and Ireland through to the Semis

England and Ireland will face each other in the Semi-FInals of the Women's Rugby World Cup 2014 in France on the 17th August after finishing top of their respective pools.
11 August 2014

WRWC 2014: The Round 2 Matches

The mid-week matches get underway with a huge with for Ireland against the World Champions, the Black Ferns.
6 August 2014

WRWC 2014: Opening Games in France

The Women's Rugby World Cup 2014 got underway yesterday, and it didn't disappoint, with the host nation France off to a roaring start against the Welsh.
2 August 2014

World Cup glory is on the Horizon according to Alphonsi

Flanker Maggie 'The Machine' Alphonsi hopes to play a major role in England's bid for Women's Rugby World Cup glory.
1 August 2014

Seven Worcester Players named in Women's Rugby World Cup Squads

Six Worcester Ladies Payers have been selected to represent England at the forthcoming Women’s World Cup, to held in France during August, and one, Sian Williams, will be playing for Wales - a remarkable achievement having battled with serious knee injury for over a year.
14 July 2014

Street: Let's push things forward

Head coach Gary Street hopes England's women rugby team can lift the nation's spirits again at their World Cup in France next month.
1 July 2014

Women's Rugby - England Prepare for the World Cup

With the eyes of the sporting world firmly fixed on the football World Cup in Brazil, you could be forgiven for not realising that there is another major international tournament just around the corner – the Women’s Rugby World Cup.
18 June 2014

England women win in Moscow

England claimed victory in the opening leg of the FIRA-AER Women's Sevens Championship after beating the hosts Russia 24-20 in the final in Moscow.
9 June 2014

Clark on the cusp of record

Rochelle Clark has set her sights on becoming England's most capped player as she closes in on Amy Garnett's record of a century of appearances.
6 March 2014