Test preview: Jillaroos versus Kiwi Ferns

This article was first written for and published by The Roar.  When the Kiwi Ferns beat the Australian Jillaroos 17-15 in the final of the World Cup Nines last weekend it was the first time the Jillaroos had lost a game since 2017. There was some disappointment from Aussie fans after the defeat and potentially […]

League or union? Jillaroos or Kiwis? Bo knows she chose well

This article was first written for and published by NRL.com.  Botille Vette-Welsh used to sledge James Tamou for choosing Australia over New Zealand but now she can empathise after making the switch. “I used to give James Tamou so much slack for choosing to represent Australia over New Zealand. I used to think ‘how could […]

Hardcastle seeks ‘plane’ sailing in World Cup 9s

This article was first written for and published by NRL.com. It wasn’t without trepidation, but England international Amy Hardcastle is thrilled to be back where she was first part of the new era of the women’s rugby league. Hardcastle and her side are preparing for their busiest season yet, with the World Cup 9s to […]

Fiji conjure some Marshall magic to combat Aussies

This story was first written for and published by NRL.com. The Fijian women’s team takes another significant step on their journey in Suva on Friday when they host the powerful Australian Women’s PM’s XIII captained by Karina Brown. It is just the second time that the Fijian women’s team have played a Test match together, […]

It’s time for the NRLW to grow

This post was first written for and published by The Roar.  Yesterday, the Brisbane Broncos beat the St George Illawarra Dragons 30-6 in the NRLW grand final. The Broncos have only lost one game in the history of the NRLW and the Dragons only really showed what they were capable of from the second week […]

The NRLW grand final is a toss of the coin

This article was first written and published for the Roar.  On Sunday, the second season of the NRLW will come to a close with the grand final between the Brisbane Broncos and the St George Illawarra Dragons. I genuinely have no idea who is going to win this game.