Women's Rugby

Emily Scarratt sets sight on Rugby World Cup after Six Nations Grand Slam triumph

England skipper Emily Scarratt said they are targeting the Rugby World Cup later this year following the Six Nations Grand Slam success.
1 May 2022

England Women clinch Grand Slam following 12-24 win over France

England extended their dominance as they clinched the Grand Slam in the TikTok Women's Six Nations with a 12-24 win over France at Stade Jean Dauger on Saturday.
1 May 2022

Emily Scarratt to lead England in Grand Slam decider against France

England coach Simon Middleton has named Emily Scarratt the captain for the TikTok Women's Grand Slam decider against France to be played at Stade Jean Dauger in Bayonne on Saturday.
29 April 2022

Sarah Hunter to miss England's Six Nations decider against France

England will miss the services of captain Sarah Hunter for the TikTok Women's Six Nations decider against France following a rib injury.
27 April 2022

England trounce Ireland 69-0 to keep Grand Slam hope alive

England came up with a 11-try riot as they trounced Ireland 69-0 to at Mattioli Woods Welford Road maintain their winning streak in the ongoing TikTok Women's Six Nations.
25 April 2022

Black Ferns head coach Glenn Moore announces resignation

Black Ferns head coach Glenn Moore has announced his resignation from the role following 'allegations' made on him by a player which sparked a review in the team's culture.
16 April 2022

Victoria Rush Interview: 'Reading men say they want to be better at accepting women’s sports, that for me is special'

Exclusive: TRU's Elizabeth Cartwright speaks to Victoria Rush about her film 'No Women No Try', her reasoning behind creating it as well as the inspirational people who feature.
14 April 2022

Late flurry of Hartpury tries secures Mo Hunt’s team National League Championship title

Hartpury lifted the BUCS Women’s National League National Championship for the first time on Wednesday afternoon by beating the University of Edinburgh 36-22 at Sixways, with a hat-trick of tries coming from hooker, Amy Dale.
13 April 2022

Edinburgh University skipper Sarah Denholm and her squad out to emulate the 'Class of 2017'

Denholm was part of the Edinburgh side who were denied an appearance in the final in 2020 due to the pandemic, but the Scottish outfit are back on the big stage and ready to add another title to their list of honours.
12 April 2022

Emma Sing Exclusive: “Every opportunity I get I try to take it with two hands”

Ahead of England’s TikTok Women’s Six Nations clash with Wales at Kingsholm, Gloucester-Hartpury full-back Emma Sing spoke to TRU's Joe Harvey about her path to the Red Roses and the upcoming BUCS final between Hartpury and Edinburgh.
6 April 2022

TikTok Women's Six Nations Round 2 - Wrap Up

The second round of the Tik Tok Women's Six Nations saw France, England and Wales maintain their winning run while Ireland, Scotland and Italy are still in search for their first victory.
4 April 2022

Exclusive: England’s Holly Aitchison on becoming a Red Roses regular

Red Roses centre Holly Aitchison spoke to TRU’s Joe Harvey about her road to playing for the world’s number one team as the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand draws ever closer.
1 April 2022

Wales’ Alisha Butchers: “We believe there is more to come from us"

Opening with a victory as well as the player of the match award was the dream start to the Women's Six Nations for Alisha Butchers and 12 months on from a low point in her career, she is feeling positive about the future.
31 March 2022

TikTok Women's Six Nations Round 1 - Wrap Up

The opening round of the TikTok Women's Six Nations saw England and France register convincing wins over Scotland and Italy respectively while Wales edged out Ireland.
27 March 2022

Wales’ Cerys Hale nearly quit last year - Now she is “enjoying rugby more than ever”

Cerys Hale turns 29 on April 4th and the Wales tighthead prop would love an early birthday present to come in the shape of beating Ireland in the TikTok Women’s Six Nations clash at the RDS in Dublin on Saturday.
25 March 2022

Flo Long Exclusive: “My mum is the kindest person and the rugby community is being really supportive”

The Worcester Warriors prop has shaved off her hair in order to raise money for Macmillian and support her mother after she was diagnosed with breast cancer.
24 March 2022

Nottingham enter BUCS Super Rugby play-off on cloud nine after pulsating Vase win

Paul Westgate’s side completed part one of what could be a memorable season whilst the University of Exeter ended the campaign with a league and cup double on BUCS Big Wednesday.
24 March 2022

The 24 hours which saw Scotland’s Women reach the Rugby World Cup

After experiencing some ups and downs along the way, Scotland made it through to the Rugby World Cup for the first since 2010.
1 March 2022

Georgia Evans Interview: "I want young girls to see there is a chance for them to play for Wales”

The Welsh international, who plies her trade for Saracens, spoke to TRU's Elizabeth Cartwright about the introduction of professional contracts by the WRU and why this is just the start of their journey.
19 January 2022

Welsh Rugby Union announces first female full-time professional contracts

The Welsh Rugby Union have awarded their first ever female full-time professional contracts.
12 January 2022