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Women’s Six Nations: Rousing Recap From Great Tourney

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PHILADELPHIA, PA – After the exciting final weekend of the Women’s Six Nations tournament, Ireland emerged on top, joining their male counterparts as champs after blowing out Scotland with a final score of 73-3. The Irish women more than doubled the 27 points they had to have won by to emerge in first place, leaving […]

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Women’s Six Nations Round Three Review

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CASTRES, FRANCE – The third round of the Women’s Six Nations 2015 promised to be a mouthwatering affair and it certainly lived up to expectations. We’ll start with the Friday-night action in Montauban, where more than 8,000 people flocked to the Stade Sapiac to watch France take on Wales. Only points difference separated the two […]

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Women’s 6 Nations: Week Two – The Lights Go Out in Ireland and England Roar Back

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CASTRES, FRANCE – The opening week’s coverage of the Women’s Six Nations left me foaming at the mouth, so it had to get better for week two, right? Er, no. But let’s not get ahead of ourselves. Round two of the competition promised much: Ireland taking on France on home soil (though questions will surely […]

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Women’s 6N Analysis: Who Will Win, Player Quotes

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CASTRES, FRANCE – If 2014 was a watershed year for women’s rugby, then 2015 should be the one which sees this exciting sport really take off – and what better springboard than the most exciting rugby competition in the northern hemisphere? The French, English, Irish, Welsh, Italian and Scottish squads have just hours to wait […]

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