Women's Rugby

Ashton Gate to host semi-finals of next year's Rugby World Cup

Bristol Bears home ground Ashton Gate has been confirmed as the venue for hosting the semi-finals of the next year's Women's Rugby World Cup.
26 June 2024

Alisha Joyce-Butchers: Sometimes you need to step back and realise how far you've come

Interview: After an injury-hit season last year, the Bristol Bears and Wales star has looked back to her very best. Now Joyce-Butchers is hoping to end the term by helping her side create history in the Premiership Women's Rugby final.
20 June 2024

Oh Canada! Exciting times ahead for de Goede internationally but for now, her focus is all on Saracens

Last month, Sophie de Goede captained her nation to victory against world champions New Zealand but having returned to club duties, the Saracens back-row is targeting domestic success.
5 June 2024

Sophie Langford Interview: “This is a clean slate - We aim to get to the final no matter the opposition”

Langford is one of Exeter’s rising stars but if her breakout season is to end with a Premiership Women’s Rugby final, the Chiefs will have to exact their revenge on Gloucester-Hartpury.
5 June 2024

England announce full-time contracts to 32 players

The Rugby Football Union has awarded 32 England Women's players with full-time contracts for the upcoming 2024/25 season.
3 June 2024

Scotland’s Sarah Law announces retirement

Scotland scrum-half Sarah Law has announced her decision to retire from professional rugby.
31 May 2024

Amelia MacDougall Interview: The Saracens emerging talent who is having a season to remember

Exclusive: The lifelong Saracens fan has had a breakthrough year whilst also playing her part in an exciting England Under-20s squad.
10 May 2024

England to host France, New Zealand in September

The Rugby Football Union has confirmed that England will be hosting France and New Zealand in September ahead of the WXV1 tournament.
2 May 2024

Saracens clinch Allianz Cup defeating Bristol 31-17 in final

Saracens came up with a strong second half performance as they sealed a 31-17 victory over Bristol Bears in the final of the Allianz Cup at Shaftesbury Park.
29 April 2024

John Mitchell heaps praise on England after Women's Six Nations Grand Slam triumph

England head coach John Mitchell had high praises for the red roses team following their Grand Slam triumph in the recently concluded Women's Six Nations tournament.
28 April 2024

England extend domination as they clinch Grand Slam hat-trick

England have clinched the Women's Six Nations Grand Slam hat-trick as they defeated a 14-player France side with a 42-21 victory in the final round in Bordeaux.
28 April 2024

Amy Cokayne returns to England side for Six Nations game against France

England head coach John Mitchell has made two changes to the starting line up for the Grand Slam decider against France to be played in Bordeaux on Saturday.
26 April 2024

Scotland full-back Chloe Rollie handed three-week ban

Scotland fullback Chloe Rollie will miss her side's last round Women's Six Nations game against Ireland following a three-game suspension.
24 April 2024

Match Centre: Women's Six Nations: England 88-10 Ireland

Abby Dow and Ellie Kildunne scored hat-tricks as England kept their hopes of a Grand Slam alive as they thrashed Ireland 88-10 in the Women's Six Nations at Twickenham on Saturday.
21 April 2024

Marlie Packer to start for England against Ireland

England head coach John Mitchell has recalled skipper Marlie Packer in the starting line up for the upcoming Women's Six Nations clash against Ireland to be played at Twickenham.
19 April 2024

England continue to inspire with the nation looking to capitalise on 'generational' home World Cup

Around 50,000 are expected at Twickenham on Saturday for the Red Roses' clash with Ireland. It is further proof that England are determined to create a lasting impact in the build up to - and after - next year's World Cup.
19 April 2024

England hooker Amy Cokayne to miss Six Nations game against Ireland

England hooker Amy Cokayne will miss the upcoming the Women's Six Nations game against Ireland following a suspension.
17 April 2024

Women's National League Final - Preview: Can Loughborough halt a Hartpury dynasty?

Hartpury have been the unrivalled queens of women's university rugby and Loughborough are next in line to try and knock them off their perch.
16 April 2024

Match Centre: Women's Six Nations: Scotland 0-46 England

England successfully overcame red card to Amy Cokayne as they blanked out Scotland 46-0 to maintain their perfect start in the ongoing Women's Six Nations at Hive Stadium in Edinburgh.
13 April 2024

Sara Cox Interview: 'I don't see myself as a trailblazer - It is more about me doing the best job I can'

One of the country's leading referees will be in the middle for Ireland against Wales on Saturday and despite her selflessness, Cox continues to be a trailblazer in the game.
11 April 2024