Top 10 Best Female Rugby Players In The World

10. Natasha Hunt

Natasha Hunt

Natasha “Mo” Hunt is an English female rugby union footballer who plays scrum-half for Lichfield and for England. She is also a qualified teacher. That’s why she is number 10 on this list of Top 10 Best Female Rugby Players.

09. Rochelle Clark

Rochelle Clark

Rochelle Clark MBE  is an English female rugby union player. She represented England at the 2010 Women’s Rugby World Cup and is included in the squad for the 2014 Women’s Rugby World Cup in France. 

08. Margaret Alphonsi

07. Katherine Merchant

Katherine Merchant

Katherine Merchant is an English female rugby union player. She represented England at the 2010 Women’s Rugby World Cup and has also been named in the squad for the 2014 Women’s Rugby World Cup. 

06. Magali Harvey

Magali Harvey

Harvey plays one of the most popular sports in the world, Rugby. She represented Canada at the 2014 Women’s Rugby World Cup. She was named IRB Women’s Player of the Year in 2014 and was the first Canadian to receive the award.

05. Portia Woodman

Portia Woodman

Woodman is a New Zealand rugby union player. She is currently a member of the New Zealand Women’s Sevens team. Woodman played for the Northern Mystics before switching to rugby union in 2012. 

04. Emily Scarratt

Emily Scarratt

Scarratt is an English rugby union footballer. She plays center or fullback for Lichfield and for England. She is also a qualified teacher. Emily first played for England in 2008, scoring 12 tries in 12 games and earning comparisons to Brian O’Driscoll. 

03. Cheryl Soon

Cheryl Soon

Cheryl Soon is a former female rugby union player. She represented Australia in both codes of the game. She was a member of the squad for the 2010 Women’s Rugby World Cup that finished in third place. 

02. Ana Poghosian

 Ana Poghosian

“Rugby is a power game” and “Rugby is not the right game for women”; these stereotypes are widespread in Georgia, dividing sports into two categories: those sports which are feminine and those which are masculine. 

01. Kendra Cocksedge

Kendra Cocksedge

Cock sedge is a female rugby union player. She plays for the New Zealand women’s national side, the Black Ferns, and for Canterbury provincially. She was a member of the 2010 Women’s Rugby World Cup-winning squad.