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The Black Ferns first Rugby World Cup Sevens win

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Portia Woodman talks about the Black Ferns first ever Rugby World Cup Sevens win in Moscow 2013   Credit: World Rugby

Black Ferns to go professional

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

In an historic first for the women’s rugby 15s game, New Zealand Rugby (NZR) and the New Zealand Rugby Players Association (NZRPA) have negotiated a formal Black Ferns professional performance programme.   In...

Glenn Moore re-appointed as Black Ferns Head Coach

1 year ago by New Zealand Rugby

Women’s World Cup-winning Head Coach Glenn Moore will continue his role with the Black Ferns in 2018 and 2019, New Zealand Rugby announced today. Moore has an enviable record with the team since...

Highlights: England Women Vs New Zealand Women

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

An outstanding second half performance saw New Zealand run out 41-32 winners over England in the final of the Womens Rugby World Cup. New Zealand opened the scoring with an early try, but a yellow card...

Highlights: New Zealand Women Vs USA Women

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Black Ferns march on to the final of the competition after a very impressive victory over the USA. The Americans did not make it easy for them in the first half as they defended diligently and threatened...

Canada Women vs New Zealand Women

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand put down another statement with a convincing win over a Canadian side that was expected to give them some problems. They managed to score 9 tries in their victory, 3 of which were dotted down...

Highlights: New Zealand Women vs Hong Kong

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand absolutely pummel Hong Kong here today scoring 19 tries in total. Portia Woodman comes away with the player of the match award after scoring 8 tries herself.

Highlights: New Zealand Women vs Wales Women

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand opened their Women's World Cup campaign with a 44-12 win over Wales after they led 20-0 at the break. Four tries in either half saw the four time champions to a comfortable victory...

SBW's sister Niall Williams is a force to be reckoned with

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Having started her rugby career with the New Zealand Women's Sevens team in Dubai in 2015, Niall "Nizzle" Williams went to impress in her first season, playing all five Sevens tournaments.   Her...

England Women confirm three-Test June tour to New Zealand

2 years ago by England Rugby

The Red Roses will take part in a three Test tour of New Zealand in June as part of their preparations for the Women’s Rugby World Cup.   Head coach Simon Middleton says it is a great opportunity...