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#THELEAGUELADY | A landmark day for women’s rugby league in Australia

The National Rugby League has today announced a plan to build the women's game in 2018, including the inaugural Premiership. http://gty.im/884184582 The competition will consist of six teams and is set to be played prior to semi-final matches, with the hope...

#WRLWC2017 FINAL | Jillaroos defend title over gallant Kiwi Ferns

The Jillaroos have taken out the 2017 World Cup by beating the Kiwi Ferns 23 - 16 in the final played at Suncorp Stadium. After dominate campaigns by both teams, it was a tough and close game that went down...

#WRLWC2017 Final Preview | Australian Jillaroos vs New Zealand Kiwi Ferns

After eleven games, six teams have dropped to the best two, and it's time for the 2017 women's World Cup Final; New Zealand Kiwi Ferns vs Australian Jillaroos. They've played each other several times this year already, and have a...

#WRLWC2017 | Teuila Fotu-Moala Announced Best in the World

Teuila Fotu-Moala of the Kiwi Ferns has today been announced the best player in the 2017 women's Rugby League World Cup, for her standout efforts in each of her games. http://gty.im/879323164 The award was announced today at the World Cup Grand...

#WRLWC2017 Semi-Finals Review | Jillaroos and Kiwi Ferns advance to final

New Zealand first to 2017 Grand Final In what started an error riddled match, New Zealand have confidently gone into the big dance, beating England 52-4. The first half lacked momentum for both teams, with New Zealand leading despite a 35%...

#WRLWC2017 | Jillaroos and Ferns heading towards Final showdown

It's semi-finals time for the women's World Cup with Australia and New Zealand favourites to play off in Brisbane next Saturday. Australia vs Canada Sunday, 1:45pm AEST Southern Cross Group Stadium While the Jillaroos have shown the expected dominance while the Ravens...

#WRLWC2017 | Canada make finals and Cook Islands shock win

Cook Islands beat Finals Contenders  In the upset of the series, Cook Islands scored on the siren to beat England 22-16. The underestimated Cook Islands led 16-0 at half time despite losing gun fullback Kiana Takaraingi to an ankle injury. While...

#WRLWC2017: Round 3 Preview

Round 3 of the Pool rounds is here, and it's time to learn the finals fate of the women's World Cup.   England vs Cook Islands Wednesday 1:45pm AEST, Southern Cross Group Stadium   This round is significant for both teams, for different reason....

#WRLWC2017 | Round 2 makes and breaks Finals hopes

In the second of three Pool rounds, the Women's World Cup produced some interesting results as the finals loom. Biting allegations overshadow Jillaroos' thrashing of Lionesses The Jillaroos have shown their true skill, smashing England 38-0. After going into half time 24...

#WRLWC2017 Round 2 Preview

After an interesting first round, round 2's triple header at Sydney's Southern Cross Stadium could make or break many teams chances of progressing to the finals, and change the outcome of the Women's Rugby League World Cup. http://gty.im/679092738 England vs Australia  Sunday...

#WRLWC2017 | Jillaroos, Kiwi Ferns dominate round 1

Round 1 has been a fantastic start to the Women's World Cup. With high scores in all 3 games, it's made for an interesting table straight away. http://gty.im/874747830 New Zealand thrash newcomers Canada Three time world champs New Zealand have started their...

#WRLWC2017 Women’s World Cup Preview

The 5th Women's Rugby League World Cup kicks off this Tuesday and it's looking like it will be the biggest yet. Hosted by Australia and televised on Channel 7, here's everything you need to know to follow it. Australia The Jillaroos...

Belinda Sleeman appointment a great step forward

This week, Belinda Sleeman broke a new record as the first female named to officiate World Cup matches. Sleeman is currently a  media manager for Queensland Touch, as well as dedicating time and effort to being a rugby league game...

The Koori Knockout and the Women’s Game

The Koori Knockout plays a significant role in the creation of Australian women’s rugby league, bringing coverage, players and fame to the women’s game. It was actually my first encounter with women’s rugby league when I saw a replay...

THE LEAGUE LADY | Third Time’s the Charm for Taufa

Jillaroo and NSW lock Simaima Taufa took out this year’s Dally M Female Player of the Year, after her third consecutive year being nominated. The historic award was introduced as part of the Dally M awards ceremony in 2015, as...
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