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Former Red Rose Claire Allan to retire

England Women Sevens player and former Red Rose Claire Allan will retire from professional rugby at the end of the 2018/19 season and return to a career with the Met Police. The 34-year-old cross-format back made her England debut against Scotland in the 2007 Six Nations, scoring a try on her first outing in the

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Canada name their squad for the Super Series

Canada are the last of the five competing nations to announce their squad: Alex Tessier, SABRFC (Sainte-clotilde-de-Horton, QC) Alysha Corrigan, CRFC (Charlottetown, PEI) Amanda Thornborough, Westshore RFC (Brandon, MB) Anaïs Holly, TMR RFC, (Montreal, QC) Brianna Miller, Saint-Anne-de-Bellevue (Point-Claire, QC) Courtney Holtkamp, Red Deer Titans (Rimbey, AB) DaLeaka Menin, Calgary Hornets (Vulcan, AB) Elissa Alarie,

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The Black Ferns squad is announced

Glenn Moore has announced the New Zealand squad to compete in the Super Series in San Diego at the end of the month. Like the French squad it is 30 strong: FORWARDS Forne Burkin Canterbury* Luka Connor Bay of Plenty* Te Kura Ngata-Aerengamate (23 caps) Counties Manukau Phillipa Love (7) Canterbury Toka Natua (16) Waikato

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Political Animals to take on Colostomy UK

The Political Animals RLFC are to play Colostomy UK’s rugby league side at Bramley Buffaloes’ ground on 17th August. The game will be played under modified masters rugby league rules to enable players of all ages and abilities to take part. Team Colostomy UK Rugby League is an initiative from the National charity Colostomy UK.

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Eight teams qualify for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

Eight teams have now qualified for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games through the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2019 after securing a top-four finish in the men’s and women’s competitions. The HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series carried added significance this season as the principal route for qualification to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. In the

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USA claim first Cup title as New Zealand win Series

New Zealand crowned HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series 2019 champion as USA claim first ever HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series Cup title New Zealand, USA, Canada and Australia qualify for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games China relegated from HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series The curtain came down on a record-breaking HSBC World Rugby

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