Source: Loughborough Lightning

KSL Penultimate Round – Centuries and Winning runs

Thirteen matches have been crammed in from Sunday to Sunday, finishing with three played in intense heat against the backdrop of a historic test win at Headingley. Last weekend’s hero was Danni Wyatt, who hit the first ton (110) of the competition to help Vipers trounce an ever more depressed Stars outfit. Her feat was

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Source: Bruce Perkins

KSL Picks of the Week – A busy Spell

Nine matches have been squeezed inside a week, to leave players and staff gasping for breath. Western Storm have continued their serene progress, claiming five wins out of five, but in the process they have shown up the weaknesses of the competition as well as its strengths. For their latest contest they travelled up to

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Source: Worcester Valkyries

The Tyrrells 2019-20 – Transfers and Consequences

First indications are that the elite division will be even more elitist and divided than ever. In its first two years of existence three clubs, Harlequins, Loughborough Lightning and Saracens, pulled away from the rest to establish a superiority that was rarely endangered. Only Wasps came close to challenging them – they finished third in

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Source: Bruce Perkins

Tri-Nations – Hard Fought Victory

England Under 20 v Canada Under 20 Loughborough July 28 2019 England had to work desperately hard to overcome a well-organized and accurate Canadian side that had seen off their USA opponents 24-7 in mid-week. After the intense heat of Wednesday they were presented with the other side of English weather, cold, wet and miserable.

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Source: Bruce Perkins

The future looks bright for the Red Roses

England U20 v USA U20 Tri-Nations – Loughborough 20 July 2019 All the great names (Dow, Perry, Beckett, Botterman, Tuima, Attwood, Galligan, Harrison) had disappeared from the Under 20 roster – upstairs, to the elite squad. And still the new-look squad put ten tries on a hard-pressed USA side. Just as though it was a cricket

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