SA Rugby Women news

Balanced SA Select Women’s training squad named

Balanced SA Select Women’s training squad named

Posted on September 27, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Eight players with national experience in 15s and sevens were named in the 28-member SA Select Women’s training squad for a 12-day training camp starting in Stellenbosch on Friday, as the side prepares to travel to England in October for the first national tour since the Women’s Rugby World Cup in 2014. The camp, which […]

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WP, SWD crowned Women’s Interprovincial champions

WP, SWD crowned Women’s Interprovincial champions

Posted on September 17, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Western Province on Saturday ended Border’s four-year dominance in the SA Rugby Women’s Interprovincial Competition as they registered a narrow 17-15 victory in the A Section final at the BCM Stadium in East London to win the title, while SWD were crowned the B Section champions. The final between Border and Western Province was hard-fought […]

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KZN YTC committed to developing young girls on and off the field

KZN YTC committed to developing young girls on and off the field

Posted on September 14, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The KwaZulu-Natal Women’s Youth Training Centre (YTC) has set its sights on increasing the number of participants in the programme from 540 to 2000 by 2020 as they continue to make a difference in the lives of young girls both on and off the field. The centre is one of eight SA Rugby YTC’s located […]

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Border Women hunt fifth successive title

Border Women hunt fifth successive title

Posted on September 12, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Border will be hunting an impressive fifth successive Women’s Interprovincial title on Saturday when they meet Western Province in a repeat of last year’s final at the BCM Stadium in East London. The team secured a record fifth successive home final two weeks ago with a rewarding 78-7 victory against Free State, which saw them […]

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Border Women book fifth successive home final

Border Women book fifth successive home final

Posted on September 3, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Border on Saturday booked their fifth successive SA Rugby Women’s Interprovincial home final as the pool stages of the competition came to a thrilling end, in which the finalists in the A and B Sections were confirmed. Border, who won the last four titles, will meet Western Province at the BCM Stadium in East London […]

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Decisive weekend in Women’s Interprovincials

Decisive weekend in Women’s Interprovincials

Posted on August 30, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Border, Western Province, Eastern Province, SWD and the Golden Lions will have everything to play for in the SA Rugby Women’s Interprovincial Competition on Saturday as the finalists in the A and B Sections will be determined at the end of the round. In a thrilling finale to the pool stages, Border will be hunting […]

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Border, SWD, Lions women in pole position

Border, SWD, Lions women in pole position

Posted on August 20, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Border, SWD and the Golden Lions maintained their unbeaten status in the SA Rugby Women’s Interprovincial competition on Saturday to take pole position in their respective sections for final berths. Border, who won the last four A Section titles, stretched their unbeaten run to four matches as they defeated KZN 41-14 in Durban thanks to […]

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Border, WP take YTC honours in Pacaltsdorp

Border, WP take YTC honours in Pacaltsdorp

Posted on August 7, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Border Under-18 and Western Province Under-16 teams from SA Rugby’s Women’s Youth Training Centres (YTC) took top honours on Sunday in their annual tournament in a strong sign of the talent coming through the ranks at the provincial unions. The Border U18 team overpowered Eastern Province 34-5 in the final match after defeating arch-rivals […]

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Border Women remain unbeaten after action-packed weekend

Border Women remain unbeaten after action-packed weekend

Posted on August 6, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The SA Rugby Women’s Interprovincial competition delivered a solid day’s action on Saturday with defending champions, Border, remaining the only unbeaten side in the A Section, while the Golden Lions, Griquas and SWD kicked off the B Section with victories. In the A Section Border defeated Western Province 15-10 in Cape Town to extend their […]

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