Source: Loughborough Lightning

Loughborough Lightning v Yorkshire Jets Preview

Lightning kick-off their Superleague campaign tonight when they take on Yorkshire Jets at the English Institute of Sport, Sheffield.  It will be the first chance for Karen Atkinson to see her new squad in competitive action after a successful pre-season, which has seen strong performances against Surrey Storm, England U19′s, and the England Men’s Netball team.

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Source: World Rugby

Volunteer at the London Sevens

Registrations open for volunteers at London leg of World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series Tournament will take place on 15/16 May at Twickenham Stoop and Twickenham Stadium England Rugby are looking for volunteers to help deliver the London leg of the World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series, which will be held on 15 and 16 May 2015. The round

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Source: England Hockey

Winners of Hockey Writers’ Club Awards

The Hockey Writers’ Club has announced the 2014 winners of the Player of the Year awards for Senior, Youth and Junior Categories. The presentations were made at the Annual Awards Presentation Lunch on Tuesday 20th January 2015. The Men’s Senior Award was won by Holcombe and England defender Iain Lewers, whilst Canterbury and England midfielder

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Source: World Rugby

Festival of Rugby 2015 launched

England Rugby 2015 and the Rugby Football Union (RFU) today launched ‘Festival of Rugby 2015’, a new programme enabling events across the UK to celebrate rugby’s biggest year. The Festival of Rugby provides clubs, schools, community groups, organisers of sporting events and the wider nation with the opportunity to take part in the celebration of

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Source: Mark Pritchard

Netball’s Superleague is back

Apologies for the delay in posting the Superleague fixtures. Manchester Thunder have already opened the new season with a real bang,  here are all the rest of the fixtures: Round 1 26 January 7.45 Manchester Thunder v Surrey Storm 55 – 52 30 January 2015 20.00 Yorkshire Jets v Loughborough Lightning 31 January 2015 16.00

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Source: World Rugby

England Sevens squad named for Brazil

A 14-woman England Sevens squad has been named to travel to Brazil for the second round of the Sevens World Series in Sao Paulo, February 7-8. The squad will be whittled down to 12 players ahead of the tournament after a week of warm-weather training. Richmond’s Abigail Chamberlain has once again been named as captain

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Sports stars launch Women’s Sport Trust #BeAGameChanger awards

Female athletes, organisations and individuals who have made a positive contribution to women’s sport will be recognised thanks to the #BeAGameChanger awards, launched today at Wembley Stadium by England footballer Kelly Smith MBE, England hockey captain Kate Richardson-Walsh MBE and Racing Driver Alice Powell. Source: Ady Kerry / England Hockey The Women’s Sport Trust #BeAGameChanger

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FA WSL 1 and WSL 2 Fixtures 2015

Champions Liverpool kick off the 2015 season with a home game against Sunderland on Wednesday 25 March while runners up Chelsea are away to Notts County the following Sunday. Meanwhile in WSL 2, where two teams will be looking for promotion, newly relegated Everton will be looking for a swift return to the premier division

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