Saracens Women retained their Tyrrells Premiership crown
following an emphatic win in a repeat of last year’s final – defeating Harlequins
Ladies 33-17 at Franklin’s Gardens.
The reigning champions dominated the early phases as the
strength in their forward pack provided significant pressure onto the Quins’
defensive line and the first score of the game
The Gallagher Premiership season is set to reach a thrilling finale over the next three weeks with all twelve teams still with something to fight for. Here is what is up for grabs and how it might play out.
Battle for the Top 4.
The top 4 teams at the end
Like one of his trademark mazy solo runs from full-back, the Israel Folau saga has taken yet another twist.
After the mercurial 30 year old shared a post on social media stating that “hell awaits” gay people, his employers Rugby Australia (RA) and the New South Wales Rugby Union - for
If you are at a loose end on Saturday afternoon and fancy being part of a world record then why not head to the Twickenham Stoop.
Harlequins Ladies will attempt to host the biggest crowd for a women’s club rugby match when they take on Gloucester-Hartpury in a match being billed
Shaunagh Brown was announced in January as one of 28 women
who would be given full-time, professional contracts by the RFU.
This announcement has acted as a ground-breaking moment within the history of English women’s rugby and has provided an even greater platform for the women’s game to be played on –
Tomorrow sees both Saracens and Newcastle Falcons take home Gallagher Premiership fixtures to Premier League football stadiums.
Saracens will host Harlequins at the London Stadium, home of West Ham United, at 3pm before the Falcons take over St James’ Park for their match with Sale Sharks at 5.30pm.
With domestic football taking
The Six Nations has been a chance for World Cup hopefuls to show off their credentials in the annual tournament before travelling to Japan to fight it out against the best sides in world Rugby this autumn.
The tournament has thrown up twists and turns in it’s four games so far,
World Rugby’s new proposal for a Nations Championship - pencilled in for 2022 - is a necessary development to grow the international game by providing context to otherwise meaningless cross-hemisphere friendlies. In addition, it will take back some of the power away from mega-rich clubs in England and France who
The 2019 Six Nations will conclude tomorrow with three teams still in with a chance of winning the title. Wales are in the box seat with a home win over Ireland sealing a fourth Grand Slam in 14 years. England are lying in wait to pounce should Wales slip up
In results released from a 2018 report from Women in Sport, they found that women make up just over 10% of the sports journalism industry, and 40% of them feel that they still face discrimination because of their sex.
Some found that it took them far longer to gain credibility and