Francesca Summers got her 2019 season off to a fantastic start with a superb sixth place finish at the opening World Cup of the year in Cairo yesterday. A consistent display across all five disciplines saw the 22-year-old record her best ever World Cup finish on her way to a place on the wider podium.
England’s preparations for the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup will include four home internationals across the country, with kids’ tickets for each game priced at just £1. Phil Neville’s squad will prepare for the finals in France with two games in early April and a double-header just before the tournament, which begins in June. The
Countdown to the Netball World Cup 2019 (NWC2019) has begun in earnest, with tonight’s tournament draw pitching Commonwealth Games gold medal winners England against Scotland as Group D opponents in the Preliminaries Stage One. The showcase international competition will take place in Liverpool next July – just 300 days away. Tonight’s draw for the 16-team
World Rugby has confirmed Australia and New Zealand as Women’s Rugby World Cup 2021 host candidates after each union submitted their bid responses to the international federation by the 10 August deadline. The 2021 tournament will be the first to feature exciting new format changes, including the extension of the tournament window from 23 to
Goals from Laurien Leurink and Lidewij Welten saw the Netherlands past Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup hosts England and progress into the semi-finals. England battled hard against the number one side in the world and went behind on the stroke of the first break as Welten ran onto a through ball and slotted past Hinch.
Goals from Lily Owsley and Sophie Bray guided England to a 2-0 win over Korea to progress to the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup quarter-finals. England will now face the world number one side the Netherlands on Thursday night at 8.15pm in front of another sell out crowd of 10,000 at Lee Valley Hockey and
A late drag-flick from Giselle Ansley guided England to a 1-0 win over Ireland to secure a their place in the knockout stages of the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup. England dominated from the off but couldn’t make the breakthrough roared on by another sell-out crowd of 10,000 at the Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis
– Danson marks 200th England appearance with fine solo goal – England captain also equals all-time Great Britain and England goals record – Next up for England at the Vitality Hockey Women’s Cup are Ireland at 8pm on Sunday Alex Danson netted her 62nd England goal on her 200th appearance for her country as the
A late strike from Lily Owsley saw England come from behind to grab a point in their Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup opener with India. Neha Goyal gave India the lead in the first half but England battled hard and scored a late equaliser with six minutes remaining. A huge crowd of 10,500 filled the
Mo Marley has named a 21-player squad for the FIFA Women’s U20 World Cup next month. The Young Lionesses were drawn in Group B alongside Brazil, Mexico and holders North Korea for the tournament taking place in the Brittany region of France between 5 to 24 August. The group has vast experience throughout England’s youth