Day One Round Up Women’s Rugby World Cup 

53 seconds, the time it took England’s Megan Jones to open her try scoring account in the opening game of the 2017 Women’s Rugby World Cup.

10 tries by the Red Roses saw them romp home against Spain 56-5

The Black Ferns made it a black day for Wales beating them 44-12 out scoring the ladies in red by eight tries to two.

Birthday girl Alhambra Nievas refereed the USA v Italy which resulted in a star spangled win for the Eagles

Canada demolished Hong Kong 98-0 scoring sixteen tries in the process 

The most exciting match of the day saw hosts 

Ireland narrowly defeat Australia 19-17, in a six try thriller which gave the Wallaroos a losing bonus point

Finally as the sun set on a glorious day in the Dublin the ladies from the land of the rising sun were soundly defeated by France and Makiko Tomita of Japanreceived a red card.

Twelve tries and a 72-14 win for the Blues


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