6 Oct 2021

Women's Super Rugby to kick off next year

From Midday Report, 12:46 pm on 6 October 2021

A women's Super Rugby competition will kick off next year.

Super Rugby Aupiki will launch in March, comprising four squads of 28 contracted - or paid - players.

Head coaches have been named for the Blues, Chiefs, Hurricanes and a South Island team, which encompasses the Crusaders and Highlanders regions.

Women's rugby advocate and provincial player Alice Soper spoke to Māni Dunlop on Midday Report.