Source: Wasps

Mather moves to Trailfinders

News that Giselle Mather is to become the new DoR of Ealing Trailfinders brings with it all sorts of exciting ramifications. First, I hinted at the rapid disintegration of Wasps, especially when Mather announced her resignation on 15 July. Many players were leaving the club. Trailfinders’ ground lies only a couple of miles from Twyford

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Source: Harlequins

Emily Scott re-signs for Quins

Harlequins Women have announced that Emily Scott has re-signed with the Club ahead of the 2022/23 campaign. Scott will begin her fifth season in South West London after making 71 appearances to date in the Famous Quarters, captaining the side throughout the Club’s inaugural Allianz Cup campaign last time out. The 30-year-old utility back has

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Source: David Howlett

Transfer Merry-Go-Round

Every day seems to bring another unexpected move from one Premier 15s club to another. ‘I am/we are excited to announce…’ But the innocent public is left to guess who made the first move, the player, the club, or maybe the agent? As of 23 July, I have collected the following transfers, (not in chronological

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Source: Harlequins

Jess Breach joins Saracens

Harlequins Women has today confirmed that Jess Breach has joined Saracens Women ahead of the 2022/23 season. The Winger has featured 55 times for the Club scoring an impressive 61 tries along the way. Breach joined Quins at the team’s inception in September 2016 and made her England debut just one year later, scoring six

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Source: Ash Goodchild @AshSportsPhotos

Wasps on the Way Out?

I can now safely write what I had been fearing for a long time. Wasps are on the way down, or away or possibly out. Here is the evidence: On 17 June Maud Muir, one of the Swarm’s brightest lights, became the latest in a longish line of international players to move away. On 15

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Source: Harlequins

Harlequins sign Ellie Boatman

Harlequins Women has announced that Ellie Boatman has joined the Club ahead of the 2022/23 Allianz Premier 15s campaign. The winger who was recently named in the 2021/22 Team of the Season, joins Harlequins after having a standout campaign last time out for Wasps Women. The 25-year-old speedster scored an incredible 18 tries throughout the

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Source: P Yates : World Rugby

England, Scotland and Wales to compete in World 7s as Great Britain

The Rugby Football Union (RFU), Scottish Rugby and Welsh Rugby Union (WRU) have confirmed the unions will be joining together to form men’s and women’s Great Britain Sevens (GB) teams ahead of the 2023 HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series.   The move has been ratified and mandated by World Rugby, aligning the governing bodies’ future

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