Source: DMP Sharks

The Sharks dominate the Bulls

With the Northern Echo Arena still in use by the New Zealand Squad for their World Cup preparations the DMP Sharks Ladies welcomed the ladies from Aylesford RFC to the fantastic facilities at Darlington RFC who kindly offered to host the game. DMP were happy to welcome young Fly Half Rebecca Scholes and England wing Ruth Laybourn for

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Source: Richmond Women

Premiership, Championship North & South Results : 20 September

Premiership Wasps Ladies 10-44 Saracens Women Bristol Ladies 14-26 Richmond Women DMP Sharks 40-0 Aylesford Bulls Ladies Worcester Ladies 18-13 Lichfield Ladies   Championship South Bristol Ladies II 0-81 Richmond Ladies II Cheltenham Ladies 17-15 Thurrock Ladies Wasps Ladies II 24-29 Saracens Ladies II   Championship North  Camp Hill Ladies 29-14 West Bridgford Ladies Loughborough

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Source: Matt Impey for the RFU

The Mayor invests in grassroots rugby

With Rugby World Cup 2015 due to kick-off at Twickenham later today, the Mayor of London Boris Johnson has announced that he is partnering with the Rugby Football Union (RFU) and investing £100,000 from his Sports Legacy Programme to boost grassroots participation in the sport. To mark London’s role in the competition, the Mayor’s investment

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Source: DMP Sharks

The Sharks’ view

Sharks travelled the 500 mile round trip to take on Richmond Ladies at the Athletics Ground, Richmond for their second premiership encounter of the 2015/16 season. The visitors kicked off and both teams made a bright start with possession changing hands several times, but with Sharks taking the initiative by keeping Richmond camped in their

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Source: The RPA

£20,000 raised for Restart Rugby and Rugby League Cares at AFEX Trading Day

AFEX, one of the world’s largest non-bank providers of global payment, foreign currency and risk management solutions, played host to a unique encounter between stars of rugby union and rugby league yesterday in support of Restart Rugby, the official charity of the Rugby Players’ Association (RPA), and Rugby League Cares, the official charity of the

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Source: Richmond Ladies

Richmond Women breeze past the Sharks

Richmond Women continued their bright start to the season, making it two wins from two in their first home league game of the season. Richmond started the game slowly, with strong scrumming, but several handling errors saw them struggling to defend their own try line. DMP took advantage and scored ten minutes in from a line-break

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