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England Women sevens ready for Kitakyushu

England Women head coach James Bailey has made two changes to the squad that secured bronze at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast for the third leg of the HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens series in Kitakyushu, Japan 21-22 April  (live via WorldRugby.org). Commonwealth Games travelling reserve Vicky Fleetwood comes into the playing squad with Millie

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Lightning’s Meg Jones named in Commonwealth 7s Squad

Team England head coach James Bailey has named his squad that will compete at the inaugural women’s rugby sevens tournament at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia (13th – 15th April) which includes current Loughborough Lightning player Meg Jones and ex Loughborough student Claire Allan. Jones will travel to Brisbane in the forthcoming

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Lydia Thompson named in Sevens squad for Commonwealth Games

Worcester Valkyries winger Lydia Thompson has been picked in England Women’s 12-player squad for the inaugural Women’s Rugby Sevens tournament at the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia (April 13-15). England Women Sevens and Team GB player Abbie Brown has been named captain of the experienced side that includes seven Olympian athletes. Emily Scarratt, former

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Scimitar Storm launch performance 7s programme

Leading invitational 7s team Scimitar Exiles are launching a high performance 7s programme supported by Loughborough Sport under the name of Scimitar Storm. The programme will develop both male and female players at Loughborough. Six current students across the men’s and women’s game have England 7s contracts and the Scimitar Storm programme will work closely

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Team England 7s Groups for Commonwealth Games

Team England have discovered their groups for the 2018 Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast in Australia. The women’s side have been placed in Pool B and will face Australia, Fiji and Wales. Meanwhile, the men’s team have been drawn in Pool B along with Australia, Samoa and Jamaica. The matches will take place at

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