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Sale Sharks v Gloucester-Hartpury game postponed

The 2020/21 Round 3 Allianz Premier 15s match between Sale Sharks Women and Gloucester-Hartpury Women has been postponed. The RFU has made the decision to postpone the fixture originally due to take place this weekend, after seven Sale players tested positive for COVID-19 [community acquired] and in addition, 12 players are also isolating due to positive cases in the community. This decision has been made after consultation between Sale Sharks Women and the RFU using the detailed

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Wasps – On the road again…

Wasps take to the road for the first time in this Allianz Premier 15s competition. After last week’s impressive start but unfortunate second half defeat to London Rivals Harlequins, Mather and her team are ready to turn things around and bring some magic to Worcester to face the Warriors.  The same line up in the

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Brown set for 50th appearance as Harlequins host Exeter

England international Shaunagh Brown will make her 50th appearance for Harlequins Women this Saturday as Gerard Mullen’s side face Allianz Premier 15s newcomers Exeter Chiefs Women at Surrey Sports Park. Looking to further secure the Club’s position at the top of the Allianz Premier 15s table, Mullen names an unchanged starting XV from last week’s

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Source: Ash Goodchild @sporting_ash21

Vitamin Sevens – Allianz Premier 15s – Round Three Preview

It’s been very noticeable the extra lift the England Sevens players have given the tournament. Helena Rowland was named Player of Round One by the Women’s Rugby Show. She had to step into the demanding role of No 10 for Lightning, who were hoping the departure of Katy Daley-Mclean wouldn’t harm them excessively. Then Ellie

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Exeter Chief side to play Bristol Bears in first home game

Susie Appleby’s Exeter Chiefs Women‘s team come into their first home Allianz Premier 15s encounter against Bristol Bears, determined to focus on the significant positives from last week’s encounter with Gloucester-Hartpury. Despite receiving something of a wake-up call against a side featuring numerous international players, Appleby will be hoping the home comforts of Sandy Park

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Harlequins Women confirm playing squad

Ahead of the newly banded 2020/21 Allianz Premier 15s campaign, Head Coach Gerard Mullen has confirmed Harlequins Women’s playing squad for the season ahead With the new signing of former England Sevens player Beth Wilcock and a blockbuster number of re-commitments, including 13 internationals and 401 Test caps, Harlequins Women’s 40-player squad enters a new

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Source: David Howlett

Allianz ride to the Rescue – The Biggest News of the Pre-Season

Allianz, the insurance giant, are to be the new sponsors of the Premier 15s. So the tournament acquires the new name: Allianz Premier 15s The news will bring delight and relief in equal measure to the RFU, the clubs, players and supporters, though those supporters will remain love-locked-out. That hateful phrase ‘Behind closed doors’ will

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