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Development: Bottom up, or top down?
Thursday December 15th 2022
What is the best way of developing women’s rugby (or, come to that, any sport) to international level? With differing policies on...
Post World Cup - What next?
Tuesday November 15th 2022
After a record-breaking World Cup that shattered every media and crowd record, where do we go from here?
Ams v Pros - the analysis conundrum
Wednesday October 26th 2022
How do you fairly anaylse and cover test matches where amateurs are playing professionals? With a mix of teams playing in World...
"Women’s RWC is the game’s flagship"
With the 2017 World Cup Final only three days away, we took the opportunity to speak to Katie Sadleir, the new General...
Day One: 5 talking points
We look at five key talking points from day one of the Women's Rugby World Cup.
World Cup Preview: England
First test: 1987 v Wales (won 4-22), Pontypool ParkCurrent World Ranking: 1
World Cup Preview: New Zealand
First test: 1990 v Netherlands, Christchurch (won 56-0)Current World Ranking: 2nd
The "other" World Cup: Utrecht Shield
There is more than one way to decide who are the world champions, and appropriately all current methods point the same way....
World Cup Preview: Canada
First test: 1987 v USA (Victoria, BC) Lost 3-22Current World Ranking: 3rd
World Cup Preview: Ireland
First test match: 1993 v Scotland. Lost 10-0 World Ranking: 5th
World Cup Preview: France
First test match: 13th June 1982 v Netherlands (Utrecht) (won 4-0) World Ranking: 4