Source: Lynne Cameron - RFU

Come in No 49, your time is up!

It’s a strange business for England women’s rugby players, that 49th cap The memorable target of 50 caps has proved elusive for England players in recent years. Natasha ‘Mo’ Hunt had a long patient build-up to her half-century. But when it came, against Italy at Bedford last November, it received the trumpet-call it deserved. Other

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Source: World Rugby

World Rugby and players strengthen partnership

Sixth meeting of the Rugby Athletes’ Commission takes place in Cape Town Athlete representatives discuss key issues facing players Actions agreed for 2020 building on new and existing projects Ensuring the voice of the players continues to be at the heart of rugby’s global decision-making processes as rugby accelerates into a decade of growth and

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Source: INPHO

Plenty of Test Matches to look forward to

One of the main planks of World Rugby’s strategy for strengthening women’s rugby is to increase the number of test matches. This is being achieved with a vengeance this autumn. Scottish players returned from South Africa overjoyed at making that rare tour abroad. Their two wins put them in good heart as they prepare for

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Source: INPHO

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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