Portia Woodman rugby player
Portia Woodman rugby player

Portia Woodman-Wickliffe

12th Jul 1991 1.69m/78kg Left Wing

New Zealand Sevens squads named for Hong Kong Sevens

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The All Blacks Sevens and Black Ferns Sevens are in Hong Kong preparing ahead of the last tournament at the iconic Hong Kong Stadium.Considered the home of sevens, the tournament began in 1976 with the...

Argentina And New Zealand Win HSBC SVNS In Vancouver

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina win third consecutive men’s title with 36-12 victory over New Zealand, while France win bronze. New Zealand beat France 35-19 to claim women’s gold as hosts Canada claim bronze Argentina...

Rugby World Cup 2023 Match Preview: South Africa v Ireland

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby World Cup 2023 kicked off on 8 September with a fixture that could easily have made a final. Three Saturdays later, the sporting festival continues with a match that could easily be the final, as...

Black Ferns Sevens and All Blacks Sevens set their sights on Hong Kong return

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The All Blacks Sevens and Black Ferns Sevens teams return to the Hong Kong Sevens this weekend.   After successfully qualifying for the 2024 Paris Olympics and securing their fourth successive...

Argentina and New Zealand the winners in Hamilton

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina men and New Zealand women secured HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series gold on a dramatic day two in Hamilton. Day one on Saturday had been brilliant, but day two surpassed that with some amazing...

Talent aplenty for 2023 Sky Super Rugby Aupiki squads

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the success of the Rugby World Cup, New Zealand Rugby (NZR) has contracted 105 players across the Blues, Chiefs Manawa, Hurricanes Poua, and Matatū for the 2023 Sky Super Rugby Aupiki season. Among...

Van der Flier, Demant and Smith land top World Rugby awards

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Josh van der Flier and Ruahei Demant were named the best rugby players in the world on Sunday, with Wayne Smith the number one coach.       Ireland's Josh van der Flier has been named...

Black Ferns beat the Red Roses to win the Rugby World Cup

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand became the first host nation to win a women's Rugby World Cup as they beat 14-player England at Eden Park. New Zealand became the first host nation to win a women’s Rugby World Cup as...

Portia Woodman opens up to Dan Carter on how it felt to be a RWC champion!

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Portia Woodman tells Dan Carter that nerves will give way to excitement when the Rugby World Cup final kicks-off at Eden Park, and looks back on 2017 when New Zealand last won the trophy.  

Black Ferns team named for Rugby World Cup Final

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Black Ferns team to face England for the Rugby World Cup title, at a sold-out Eden Park this Saturday, has been named. Black Ferns coaches have made just one injury-enforced change to their match-day...