Source: ©INPHO/Dan Sheridan

England Women’s Player of the Year Award 2015 Nominees

The Rugby Players’ Association (RPA) today announced the shortlist for The Sunday Times England Women’s Player of the Year Award 2015, which will be presented at the RPA Players’ Awards on Wednesday 13th May at Battersea Evolution, London. The Sunday Times England Women’s Player of the Year award recognises the tremendous talent in England women’s

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Source: Judy Teasdale

Rugby sevens regional qualifiers set for Rio 2016 Olympic Games

With global excitement building ahead of rugby sevens’ Olympic Games debut at Rio 2016, World Rugby has announced the location and dates for the regional qualification tournaments that will deliver six men’s and six women’s teams to the Games. The top four teams in the respective men’s and women’s World Rugby Sevens Series standings are

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Source: RPA

Sunday Times renews RPA Partnership

The Rugby Players’ Association has announced The Sunday Times is to renew its partnership as the Official Newspaper of the RPA. As part of the renewed agreement, The Sunday Times will continue to sponsor the England Women’s Player of the Year Award at the RPA Players’ Awards, on Wednesday 13th May at Battersea Evolution, London.

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Source: World Rugby

Day two – 2014/15 World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series – Canada

Results from quarter finals threw up some big surprises, starting with Russia beating Australia, then France beating USA followed by England beating Canada, no change to the script with New Zealand beating Fiji.  Full results are as follows: Australia 12-17 Russia USA 0-17 France Canada 5-12 England New Zealand 26-5 Fiji Bowl Semi-Finals Results: Brazil 17-5 South Africa Spain 33-5 China Semi Final

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