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Women’s XV League Unveiled: A Game-Changer in Women’s Rugby

Published On: 13 Mar 24By 1.8 min read
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In a groundbreaking move for women’s sports in the United Arab Emirates, the stage is set for the inaugural launch of the Women’s XV League. This league marks a significant milestone as the first competitive 15-a-side rugby league exclusively for women in the region. With three exhilarating rounds of action-packed matches featuring four formidable teams, this league promises to revolutionize the landscape of women’s rugby in the UAE.

Embracing Female Superheroes: Meet the Teams

Stepping onto the field this weekend will be four mixed teams, each bearing the name of a legendary female superhero. These teams are more than just competitors; they are beacons of inspiration for aspiring female rugby players across the region.

The Scarlets XV

The Scarlets: Made up of ladies from Dubai Phoenix, Dubai Sharks and Al Ain Amblers Rugby Club.

The Harleys

The Harleys: Inspired by the enigmatic Harley Quinn, a full team of ladies from the Abu Dhabi Harlequins are taking to the field as a 15-a-side.

The Rockets XV

The Rockets: Made up of ladies from the Dubai Hurricanes and Doha RFC.

The Scarlets XV

The Ravens: Drawing inspiration from the mysterious and cunning Raven, this team is made up of players from the Dubai Exiles, Al Maha and the Sharjah Wanderers.

The Format:

The Women’s XV League will unfold over three rounds, each showcasing the incredible talent pool of ladies from the UAE and Doha. From exhilarating tackles to breathtaking tries, every match promises to be a spectacle, inspiring a new generation of female athletes to pursue their passion for rugby.

Join Us on the Journey

As we kick off on this historic journey, join us in celebrating the launch of the Women’s XV League in the UAE. From the thrilling matches on the field to the inspiring stories of courage and perseverance off the field, there is much to look forward to in the coming weeks for Women’s rugby here in the Middle East.

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