Old Belvedere Women welcomed AIL newcomers Wicklow to the Ollie Campbell Park on Saturday evening for community Series match in the Leinster Conference. Wicklow produced a determined first half performance making the D4 Dutchess’…Continue readingClub Women: Old Belvedere 48 Wicklow 3 Community Series LW.
UL Bohemian kicked of the Women’s Community Series last Friday night with a big win against Shannon LIT in the Munster Conference. The Leinster conference kicked in on Saturday with Railway Union and Blackrock…Continue readingClub Women: Community Series Week 2 Preview.
We caught up with Old Belvedere’s Jemma Jackson when she was helping out with Queen’s University Women last week. It gave us a chance to find out how Belvo have coped with lockdown, what’s…Continue readingClub Women: Old Belvedere Return to Rugby
UL Bohemian and Old Belvedere went head to head on Zoom on Saturday afternoon in The Front Row Union virtual playoff semi final 1. UL Bohemian were represented by Chloe Pearse and Rachel Allen…Continue readingWomen’s AIL. Semi Final 1 UL Bohemian 42 Old Belvedere 20
Old Belvedere and Blackrock College got their Week 10 refix game out of the way on Thursday night at the Ollie Campbell Stadium with Blackrock coming out on top with a 3 – 12…Continue readingEnergia AIL Women. Old Belvedere 3 Blackrock College 12 (Week 10 Refix)
Old Belvedere Women ground out a gritty win against Suttonians in difficult conditions to consolidate their third place standing in the Women’s Energia AIL. Victoria Dubanovich O’Mahony opened the scoring for Old Belvedere Victoria…Continue readingEnergia AIL Women. Old Belvedere 27 Suttonians 5
Old Belvedere women went one step further than their men with a 17 – 21 win against Malone women at Gibson Park on a cold and dank Saturday evening. Malone started the game strongly…Continue readingEnergia AIL Women. Malone 17 Old Belvedere 21
Old Belvedere progressed to the final of the All Ireland Cup after a dramatic and entertaining semi-final against Suttonians at Ollie Campbell Park on a perfect evening for rugby in Dublin 4. [pullquote]Report and…Continue readingEnergia All Ireland Cup. Old Belvedere 25 Suttonians 22
Old Belvedere returned to D4 with an Energia All Ireland Cup Semi Final place in their back pocket after a first half blitz against Cooke at Shaw’s Bridge on Sunday afternoon. The visitors were…Continue readingEnergia AI Cup Cooke 22 Old Belvedere 50
Week 14 was the final week of the Women’s AIL regular season. We’ve been monitoring players performance throughout the season and we’re delighted to announce the winners of the three categories we’ve been tracking.…Continue readingClub Women: Round 14 Review
Cooke retained the Rosie Stewart Memorial Bowl for the fourth successive season after a convincing 56 – 0 win against, Ulster Women’s Junior Cup holders, Malone at Carrickfergus RFC on Saturday afternoon. “The Rosie”…Continue readingWomen: Cooke retain the Rosie Stewart Memorial Bowl
It’s a case of as you where after Week 11 in the Women’s All Ireland League with the top four teams all winning their fixtures against their bottom four opponents. In fact, there was…Continue readingWomen’s AIL Week 11 Wrap
Cooke Women consolidated their top four placing in the Women’s All Ireland League with a convincing 34 – 5 win against Highfield Women at Shaws Bridge on Sunday afternoon. The home side’s tries came…Continue readingWAIL: Cooke 34 Highfield 5
The results in Week 10 threw the cat in amongst the pigeons at the top and the bottom of the Women’s All Ireland League, and all this despite the cancellation of the fixture between…Continue readingWomen’s AIL Week 10 Wrap
Cooke ran out comfortable winners against Malone in the rearranged All Ireland Cup Round One match on Wednesday evening at Gibson Park. I had predicted, and indeed hoped for, a closer score but the…Continue readingAll Ireland Cup: Malone 0 Cooke 57
[pullquote]Vicky Irwin reports from Shawsbridge[/pullquote] Cooke Women strengthened their grip on third place in the Women’s AIL with a convincing 40 – 24 win against Galwegians Women on Sunday afternoon at Shawsbridge. Cooke started…Continue readingWAIL: Cooke 40 Galwegians 24
The Women’s All Ireland League returns this weekend with a full list of fixtures. The focus on recent week has largely been on off-field activities as the senior women’s players have taken their fight…Continue readingWomen’s All Ireland League Week 6 Preview
Round 5 of the Women’s All Ireland League got off to a disappointing start with the top of the table clash between Railway Union and UL Bohemian cancelled early Saturday morning due to storm…Continue readingWAIL: Tullamore 0 Cooke 22
It was another exciting week in the Women’s All Ireland League with Belfast outfit Cooke Women RFC returning to winning ways with a hard fought win in Cork on Sunday afternoon. Cooke fullback Teah…Continue readingWAIL: Highfield 0 Cooke 7
Cooke’s unbeaten start to the season came to an end with a 7 – 27 defeat by the Women’s All Ireland League defending champions UL Bohemians at Shaws Bridge on Saturday evening. The result…Continue readingWAIL: Cooke 7 UL Bohemians 27
I am really enjoying this league this season, Railway Union on fire, an improving Ulster representation and those old dogs (in the nicest sense of course) UL Bohemians still chalking up the wins. Elsewhere, …Continue readingWomen’s AIL Week 3 Preview.
Only one week in and it’s shaping up to be a fun season in the Women’s All Ireland League, with Railway Union, Cooke, Blackrock and defending champions UL Bohemians setting the early pace, clocking…Continue readingWomen’s AIL Week 2 Preview