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Midlands players named in England Women's RWC squad

England's Emily Scarratt (right) Photo: PA

A number of players from the Midlands have been selected to represent England in the 2017 Women’s Rugby World Cup.

The tournament kicks off in Dublin on Wednesday 9 August.

Forwards

  • Rochelle Clark (Worcester Valkyries, 124 caps)
  • Amy Cokayne (Lichfield, 28 caps)
  • Justine Lucas (Lichfield, 22 caps)
  • Harriet Millar-Mills (Lichfield, 46 caps)

Backs

  • Natasha Hunt (Lichfield, 37 caps)
  • Emily Scarratt (VC) (Lichfield, 69 caps)
  • Lydia Thompson (Worcester Valkyries, 34 caps)

Pool B Schedule

England v Spain Wednesday 9 August – UCD Bowl, Dublin (KO 2pm) Live coverage ITV4 from 1.30pm

England v Italy Sunday 13 August – Billings Park UCD, Dublin (KO 2.30pm) Live coverage ITV1 from 2pm

England v USA Thursday 17 August - Billings Park UCD, Dublin (KO 2.30pm) Live coverage ITV4 from 2pm