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News: - August

England and New Zealand womens players line up

02 August 2011

RFU & NZRU sign three-year women’s international test agreement

England Women will play the reigning World Champions, New Zealand, in three back-to-back tests in 2011, 2012 and 2013, resulting in a tantalising nine games between the world’s top two ranked teams

England Team Manager Martin Johnson looks on at a training session at Pennyhill Park

01 August 2011

VIDEO – Johnson on the five released players

England Team Manager Martin Johnson has released George Chuter, James Simpson-Daniel, David Strettle, Joe Worsley and Thomas Waldrom from the 45-man Rugby World Cup preliminary training group

England captain Katy McLean

01 August 2011

England Women’s team announced for Nations Cup opener

The England Women’s team to take on the USA in the Nations Cup opener on Tuesday August 2nd at Appleby College in Ontario, kick off 1130pm BST, has been announced.