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Record Number Of Countries Want To Host Women’s Rugby World Cup In 2021

A record number of countries have registered their interest in hosting the 2021 Women’s Rugby World Cup.  A record-breaking tournament held in Ireland in 2017 has contributed to the growth of the women’s game worldwide. With attendances and television viewership increasingly on the rise, more countries are keen to host the growing competition. According to World Rugby, the World Cup in …

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Tyrrells Premier 15s Women’s League Launched

On Wednesday the Tyrrells Premier 15s was launched, which will be the new title given to the domestic women’s rugby competition in England.  A three-year partnership with crisp manufacturers Tyrells will add to the £2.4 million investment in women’s rugby being made by the RFU ahead of this new venture. The league format is pretty standard with each of the …

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RFU Respond To Reports Of Reduction In Contracts For England’s Women Rugby Players

Over the weekend, The Rugby Paper reported that many of the England Women’s Rugby side, The Red Roses, would not have their full-time or part-time contracts renewed.  The contracts which these players are currently on are under the 15s programme umbrella and the original report suggested that only 17 of the current 50-woman strong squad would have their contracts renewed …

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