Women's Rugby

Sarah Hunter retains captaincy as England unveil 32-member squad for Rugby World Cup

England Women head coach Simon Middleton has named a 32-member squad for the Rugby World Cup to be played in New Zealand next year.
20 September 2022

Scotland aiming to hit the ground running in New Zealand on return to big stage

Scotland’s women have not been at a Rugby World Cup since 2010, but that does not mean the current squad are just heading to New Zealand to make up the numbers.
16 September 2022

Vicky Macqueen Exclusive: It’s so exciting and what I’ve been fighting for my whole career

Leicester Tigers' head of women’s rugby says she is delighted to be part of a new era at the club as the side prepare for their maiden campaign in Championship North 1.
16 September 2022

11-try England set World Record after beating Wales 73-7

England rounded off the preparations for the Rugby World Cup with a 11-try performance against their Wales counterparts with a 73-7 win at Ashton Gate on Wednesday.
15 September 2022

Match Centre: England Women 52-14 USA Women

England Women ran eight try riot as they trounced their USA counterpart with a 52-14 margin at Sandy Park stepping up their preparations for the Rugby World Cup next month.
4 September 2022

An invite to Pennyhill, a chat with Simon Middleton and how excited we should all be for the Red Roses

TRU's Elizabeth Cartwright was invited down to Pennyhill Park by Red Roses head coach Simon Middleton to find out how England are preparing for the World Cup.
2 September 2022

Abbie Ward Exclusive: “I don’t think you have seen the Red Roses in full flow yet”

England may not have tasted defeat since July 2019, but the message from forward Abbie Ward highlights exactly why Simon Middleton’s side are the favourites to win the World Cup in New Zealand.
31 August 2022

England head coach Simon Middleton trim squad to 35 players

England head coach Simon Middleton has trimmed the squad to 35 players ahead of the weekend's clash against the United States to be played at Sandy Park.
29 August 2022

Ireland centre Sene Naoupu announces retirement from international rugby

Ireland centre Sene Naoupu has announced his retirement from international rugby with immediate effect.
15 August 2022

Saracens skipper Lotte Clapp signs new deal for 2022/23 season

Saracens have announced that skipper Lotte Clapp has signed a new deal with the club for the 2022/23 season.
2 August 2022

Harlequins Women quartet sign new deals

Harlequins have announced that Emily Robinson, Katy Mew, Rosie Dobson and Sheree Cooper have penned new deals with the club ahead of the 2022/23 season.
1 August 2022

Zoe Harrison, Sarah McKenna and Holly Aitchison sign contract extension with Saracens

Saracens have announced that Zoe Harrison, Sarah McKenna and Holly Aitchison have recommitted to the club for the 2022/23 season.
26 July 2022

Wales international Lowri Norkett joins Warriors Women

Warriors Women have announced that Wales Women's international Lowri Norkett will join the club ahead of the 2022/23 season of the Allianz Premier 15s.
25 July 2022

BUCS Super Rugby fixtures: Champions Exeter host Hartpury, new boys Nottingham take on Leeds Beckett

Hartpury University will visit BUCS Super Rugby champions the University of Exeter in the opening week of the 2022-23 season, whilst Women's National League winners Hartpury face Durham.
24 July 2022

Simon Middleton name 37-player pre-season Red Roses squad

Red Roses head coach Simon Middleton has unveiled a 37-player squad for pre-season training ahead of the 2022/23 season.
1 July 2022

RFU announce ten year strategy for Premier 15s

The Rugby Football Union (RFU) has announced an ambitious ten-year strategy to professionalise the Premier 15s.
30 June 2022

Japan to host Ireland Women in two-game series in August

The Irish Rugby Football Union has unveiled the fixtures for Ireland Women's summer tour of Japan that will be played in August.
18 June 2022

Gloucester-Hartpury sign England international prop Maud Muir

Gloucester-Hartpury have announced the signing of England international prop Maud Muir from Premier 15s rivals Wasps.
18 June 2022

New era for women and girls’ rugby in Scotland: 'People are enthused - now is the time to make this move'

Scotland's decision to become professional after the World Cup will takes things up a level so players can pursue rugby as a full-time career.
17 June 2022

England All Set For Womens Rugby World Cup 2025

England has been named as the host country for the 2025 Rugby Women's World Cup.
2 June 2022