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England Women beat France in Exeter

The Red Roses beat France 17-15 in their Quilter International against France Women at Sandy Park in Exeter. In bright autumnal sunshine in front of 9,699 in Devon, England recorded their fourth win in a row against Les Bleues off the back of a 20-10 win in Clermont-Ferrand last weekend, the Red Roses’ first win

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England Women squad update for France test

England Women head coach Simon Middleton has made changes to his squad for tomorrow’s Quilter International against France in Exeter. Heather Kerr will start at hooker as Lark Davies is ruled out through injury. Meanwhile, Bristol Bears Women forward Rownita Marston has joined the squad and joins the finishers at Sandy Park. Updated squad list

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They did it!

France v England – Clermont-Ferrand, 9 November 2019 It’s been a tough struggle, but at last the Red Roses have overcome their great opponents away from home again. Just as significant, this was only France’s second home loss in eighteen games. New Zealand took the first of their two encounters in Toulon in November last

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France v England – A Look forward

So now we know. Here are the two teams:  France: 15 Jessy Trémoulière 14 Caroline Boujard 13 Camille Boudaud
 12 Gabrielle Vernier
 11 Marine Ménager
 10 Caroline Drouin
 9 Pauline Bourdon
 1 Annaëlle Deshayes 
 2 Agathe Sochat
 3 Clara Joyeux
 4 Lénaïg Corson
 5 Safi N’Diaye
 6 Marjorie Mayans
 7 Gaëlle Hermet (captain)
 8

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France v England – Simon Middleton reveals his Hand

Here’s the Red Roses squad for the first autumn international of 2019 versus France on 9 November. Backs Breach Daley-Mclean Dow Harrison Hunt McKenna Riley Scarratt Scott E Thompson Forwards Aldcroft Beckett Bern Botterman Brown Cleall P Davies Fleetwood Harper D* Hunter Kerr Packer Perry Scott A *non-playing reserve This is a group of 24,

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A New Line-up for France

The FFR has announced an enlarged group in preparation for their two autumn tests against England. The names in italics are additions to the 26 awarded new contracts last month. ANNERY Julie (Stade Français Paris) ARRICASTRE Lise (Lons Rugby Féminin Béarn Pyrénées) BANET Cyrielle (Montpellier RC) BOUDAUD Camille (Stade Toulousain Rugby) BOUJARD Caroline (Montpellier RC)

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