Anyone who happened to be in Twickenham on Saturday morning would have noticed something different with the gathering matchday crowd.
As the curtain comes down on another fantastic Women’s Six Nations, you can’t help but wish there were another couple of rounds.
England completed the Grand Slam with a 38-33 victory over France at Twickenham but was saved by the bell in front of a world-record crowd of 58,498.
Since 2015, just two of the participating nations have been atop the yearly Women’s Six Nations table.
What did we all learn in Round 3 of the Women’s Six Nations?
Now that those in the Women’s Six Nations field have been given a two-week break to recuperate, recover and re-strategize, the matches come back in full force this weekend.
Is the 2023 Women’s Six Nations bound to be a case of “the more things change, the more they stay the same?”
Following what has been a turbulent few months for Rugby’s governing body in England, RFU Chief Executive Bill Sweeney could be facing a vote of no confidence.
Female athletes having children during their sporting careers is becoming more and more commonplace, especially in sports such as athletics. However, rugby still sees relatively few mothers on the pitch.
If the headlines of 2022 belonged to the re-emergence of New Zealand as the world's best, then the stories underneath it all were about the growing professionalism of women's rugby and the plethora of new opportunities emerging for international teams and players.
Dec 20, 2022
Australian-born Irish winger Mack Hansen's brilliant arrival on the test scene has been acknowledged by World Rugby, while a pair of teammates could deny Charlotte Caslick a third Sevens Player of the Year title.
Nov 15, 2022
There’s a fine line between sheer delirium and utter devastation. As England and New Zealand prepared to face off in the World Cup final, both knew they were 80 minutes away from immortality.
Nov 14, 2022
A wild and wonderful weekend would be the most accurate summation of round two of the 2022 Autumn Nations.
New Zealand retained the World Cup after snapping England’s 30-match winning run in a thrilling final at Eden Park.
Nov 13, 2022
The 2021 Rugby World Cup final between England and New Zealand in Auckland next week is expected to set a new attendance record at Eden Park.
Nov 8, 2022