Settled look to Springbok Women team for RWC opener

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springbok Women team to play France in their opening Pool C match of the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand has a familiar and experienced look to it, with only prop Sanelisiwe Charlie not a regular starter...

Japan Tour Diary: Training Uncut

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

With just three days to go until Saturday's first Test, Ireland's preparations are stepping up a gear in the heat of Shizuoka    

HIGHLIGHTS: Scotland Women v Japan Women

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Full Time: Scotland 36 - 12 Japan. A great game played by Scotland, who at half time trailed 10 points to 12. They came back firing in the second half and scored a total of six tries. Try scorers were:...

Scene set for super-charged Rugby World Cup as new dates in 2022 confirmed

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby World Cup 2021 will feature increased rest periods for all teams following World Rugby’s confirmation of the revised tournament dates which will now see New Zealand host the tournament between...

Highlights: Japan Women vs Hong Kong Women

6 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Japan cruised to a 44-5 win over Hong Kong in the Womens Rugby World Cup. Japan ran in three first half tries to take a 15-0 lead into the break. Japan extended that lead with another score early in the...

HIGHLIGHTS: Italy v Japan

6 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Italy come away with a convincing victory and break their losing streak of 8 games in a row. They defended superbly and were more effective in attack and deserved their victory in the end. Tries on the...

Australia Women vs Japan Women

6 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Australia get their first win of their Women's Rugby World Cup campaign over Japan. They got over the try-line on 5 occasions in comparison to Japan's 3. Treherne managed to take a total of 14 points for...

Highlights: Ireland Women vs Japan Women

6 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

What a game! It was all Japan in the first half as they were 14-0 at halftime! Two converted tries through some flaring attacking play. After halftime it was a totally different story as Ireland's...

Highlights: France Women vs Japan Women

6 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

An impressive performance by France saw them claim a 72-14 victory over Japan in the Women's Rugby World Cup after they led 29-7 at halftime. Seven second half tries brought their total for the match...