Women's Nations Cup (rugby union)

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Women's Nations Cup (rugby union)
Current season, competition or edition:
Current sports event Nations Cup (Women's rugby) 2013
Sport Rugby union
Founded 2008
No. of teams 2008: 3
2009: 5
2011-2013: 4
Country  Canada
 South Africa
 United States
Most recent

The Women's Nations Cup was an international women's rugby union series organized jointly by USA Rugby, the RFUW (England) and Rugby Canada. It was played uring the summer from 2008 to 2013 with rotating host locations. As well as the organisers, guest teams from other nations also take part. There were separate tournaments for U20 and senior sides.

The first tournaments took place in 2008 with a U20 competition at Appleby College, Oakville, Ontario, Canada in July followed by a senior tournament at Esher, London, England in August.

As well as England, USA and Canada, various editions featured teams from France, Wales and South Africa.




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