Source: womensrugbyleague.co.uk

Team announced for Rugby League international against France

England Women’s coach Chris Chapman has named his 17-player team for their first international against France in Tonneins, tonight (6.30pm). The second game will take place at Biganos on Saturday June 20 (6.30pm). England Women’s team: Jodie Cunningham (Thatto Heath) Charlotte Booth (Bradford Thunderbirds) Tara Jones (Thatto Heath) Sarah Dunn (Stanningley) Kayleigh Bulman (Featherstone Rovers) Danielle

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Source: Stanningley

Women’s Rugby League Round Up 14 June 2015

After a few weeks away, League action returned this weekend with Oulton Raidettes welcoming Selby Warriors.  In less than ideal weather conditions it was the home side who came out on top winning 20-0. Oulton’s tries came from Hayley Appleyard, Danielle Anderson, Reagaan Walker and Steph Geldard, Walker was on target with two goals. The

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Source: St Helens Council

Thatto Heath’s Chloe Richardson receives Local Hero Award

Chloe Richardson, rugby player for Thatto Heath and England Women’s Students, received the Local Hero Award recognising her volunteer work with St Helens Youth Sports Development, Youth Sports Programme. This article was written by St Helens Unlimited in recognition of the tremendous work that Chloe puts in: The Local Hero award is linked to National

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Source: WRL

Women’s Rugby League – Associations Cup

The Associations Cup began on Sunday (7 June) with the Lionesses up against GB Armed Forces and GB teachers taking on England Universities and Colleges.  Results and table (after the first round) are below. Lionesses 52 – 10 Great Britain Armed Forces Try scorers for Lionesses: Sarah Dunn (2) Manina Spurr (2) Rhiannion Marshall, Kayleigh Bulman (2), Shona Holme, Andrea Dobson, Hayley Fielding, Katie

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Source: England Rugby League

Chris Chapman names 20-player squad for France series

England Women’s coach Chris Chapman has named his 20-player squad for the forthcoming two-match Test series against France. England will play their French counterparts on Wednesday June 17 (6.30pm) in Tonneins and then at Biganos on Saturday June 20 (6.30pm). The England Women’s squad features 12 players in line to make their international debuts. England

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Source: Lee Ollerenshaw

Bradford Thunderbirds go top of the League

In a very competitive and hugely entertaining game, which was a great advert for women’s rugby league, Bradford Thunderbirds overcame a battling Thatto Heath 22-18 to move into first place in the Premier League. Bradford started the game well and raced into a 12-0 lead.  The opening try was scored by Amy Hardcastle who used

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Source: Stanningley

Rugby League Round up 17 May 2015

This weekend saw Selby Warriors at home to Brighouse. The home side emerged with a 34-10 win, Gemma Huddlestone led the way with a hat-rick of tries, Meg Summers scored once for Selby and Yaz Copeland crossed for two tries and was on target with 5 goals. There was a close game at Bradford Thunderbirds

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Source: Steve Bagott

Rangers visit the Raidettes

Brighouse Ladies travelled to the home of Oulton Raidettes on a warm sunny afternoon.  The Sunday afternoon game kicked off under the cover of cloud, much to the player’s relief after their warm up preparations had been in the blazing sunshine. Both teams seemed a little nervous as the game got under way, with unforced errors

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