Alya Shaker Francis

The heartbeat and playmaker of the team: what makes the perfect 10?

As the 2020 Women’s Six Nations winds up, it’s time to take a look at just what makes the most influential fly-halves of the tournament. Katy Daley-McLean (England) The most experienced fly-half in the tournament, Katy Daley-McLean boasts 113 caps and an MBE. With a whopping 56 Six Nations appearances,...
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Posted Nov. 23, 2020

Women’s Six Nations: Scotland 13-13 France

In what can only be described as a shocking result, Scotland drew 13-13 with France in a wet and windy Scotstoun Stadium, ending all hope Les Bleus had at winning the 2020 Grand Slam. The game got off to a rocky start with Lisa Thompson’s starting kick going dead, handing...
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Posted Oct. 29, 2020

Women’s Six Nations: Ireland 21-7 Italy

After seven long months, the Women’s Six Nations resumed with a 21-7 Irish victory over Italy – Ireland’s third-straight home win this Championship. In a game that saw errors on both sides, forwards dominated as Ireland emptied the tank in a decisive victory. The match saw the visitors start strong...
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Posted Oct. 28, 2020