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Betfred sponsor Women’s Super League as Grand Final brought forward

Betfred have expanded their rugby league sponsorship by taking the title rights to the Women’s Super League, while its Grand Final has been brought forward to Friday October 11. The change is to allow players sufficient time to prepare...

Abandoned women’s game between Leeds and York will not be replayed

The abandoned Women’s Super League match between Leeds and York will not be replayed. Rhinos star Sophie Robinson suffered a serious leg injury in the act of scoring her third try and the game was abandoned. Leeds were leading 30-0...

England Women to go on Papua New Guinea tour

England Women will play two matches on a tour of Papua New Guinea at the end of the season. The first test will take place on Saturday November 9 before the second a week later in Port Moresby, as...

Women’s open-age match in Wales takes place for first time ever

Photo courtesy of Ian Lovell Cardiff Blue Dragons won the first open-age women’s rugby league match in Wales after beating Rhondda Outlaws 52-10 on Saturday.Despite the high margin of scoreline, the match was very competitive for much...

Women’s game is blossoming in England, says Courtney Hill

Photo courtesy of Richard Long Leeds star Courtney Hill believes the women’s game in England is only to going to get bigger ahead of the 2021 World Cup.The Rhinos became the first team to beat Castleford in...

Curtain-raisers on big stages are important for women’s game, says Castleford coach Lindsay Anfield

Photo courtesy of Richard Long Castleford coach Lindsay Anfield would like to see more women’s games used as curtain-raisers for men’s matches.The Tigresses lost their first game of the season as they fell short to a 16-10...

Leeds crowned Women’s Challenge Cup winners – talking points & ratings

Photo courtesy of Richard Long Leeds were crowned Women’s Challenge Cup winners after beating rivals Castleford 16-10 in Bolton.Castleford took the lead through Rhiannon Marshall before Fran Goldthorpe scored for Leeds. Caitlin Beevers shown great pace to extend...

Castleford cleared over ineligible player in Women’s Challenge Cup

Castleford will compete in the 2019 Women’s Challenge Cup final, despite being found to have fielded an ineligible player in their 100-0 semi-final victory over Wakefield. Francesca Townend had previously been registered with Oulton Raidettes for their first round game...

Castleford set up revenge mission with Leeds in Women’s Cup final

Castleford will face Leeds in the Women’s Challenge Cup final in Bolton later this month after an emphatic 100-0 rout of Wakefield. The Tigresses ran in an astonishing 19-tries in front of 913 fans at the Mobile Rocket Stadium, with...

Women’s international record holder set for Wembley challenge

England’s most-capped Rugby League international Andrea Dobson is preparing for the challenge of her life after signing up for the UK Red Ride to Wembley. The Featherstone Rovers captain, who has earned a record 24 caps with England, is taking...

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Ronaldo left out of Juventus squad for final pre-season friendly

Cristiano Ronaldo has been left out of Juventus’ squad for their final pre-season friendly against Triestina. The Portugal international sat out Wednesday’s intra-squad practice...

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