Source: World Rugby

World Rugby to establish Women’s Advisory Committee

Expanded game representation and independence at the heart of World Rugby governance reform. Expanded tier two union and regional representation on Council Executive Committee to include independent representatives Women’s Advisory Committee to be established New governance model to operate after May 2016 Council meeting Reform follows most successful Rugby World Cup to date and wide

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Source: WRLA

Women’s Rugby League Association – Winter League

The women’s winter league for rugby league season began on 25 October so last weekend was the third week of fixtures.  The league is made up of two divisions and this season Division Two welcomed three new teams: East Leeds (pictured above), Odsal, Hunslet, Hull and Liverpool University, it will be very interesting tracking their progress throughout the

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England women lose in France

England Women headed into the first fixture of their autumn series having experienced a mixed previous season, finishing fourth in the Six Nations before going on to beat the USA and Canada in the Rugby Super Series. Head coach Simon Middleton called for an improved performance from his team as they continue to build for

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Fixtures & Results – Women’s Rugby Union – 7/8 November 2015

Women’s Autumn International France 11-0 England Women’s Premiership Saturday 7th November Richmond Ladies 31-22 Bristol Ladies Sunday 8th November Aylesford Bulls Ladies 24-22 Darlington Mowden Park Ladies Lichfield Ladies 59-5 Worcester Ladies Saracens Ladies 22-0 Wasps Ladies Women’s Championship North 1 Sunday 8th November Eccles Ladies 22-5 Novocastrians Ladies Firwood Waterloo Ladies 10-21 West Park Leeds Ladies Northwich Ladies 3-65 Loughborough Ladies West

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England Women’s team to face France named

Simon Middleton has named the England Women match day squad ahead of Saturday’s first autumn international against France at Le Stade Francis Turcan in Martigues, kick-off 9pm (8pm GMT) live on Sky Sports HD. World Cup winner Sarah Hunter will captain the side with an experienced forward pack, complimented by new talent throughout the backs. 

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