Michaela Leonard rugby player
Michaela Leonard rugby player

Michaela Leonard

6th Mar 1995 1.78m/85kg No 4 Lock

Western Force Women snap up rival players

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Western Force have boosted their ranks with a trio of acquisitions from rival Super W clubs for the upcoming 2024 season in fly-half Renae Nona, lock Rosie Ebbage and flanker Emilya Byrne. The trio's...

Force bolster burgeoning 2024 squad with addition of NZ duo Tapsell and Hume

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Western Force continue to make waves ahead of the 2024 Super Rugby Women’s season with the major signings of New Zealand pair Pia Tapsell and Sheree Hume. Tapsell is a 25-year-old Black Ferns...

WXV 1 set for kick off in Wellington

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

We preview the start of the inaugural WXV 1 tournament, featuring England, Canada, France, Australia, Wales and world champions New Zealand. The world’s best in women’s rugby have descended...

Wallaroos prop Brianna Hoy to fulfil childhood dream against England

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hoy, one of three uncapped players named in the Australia squad to face England in the opening match of WXV 1, will line up alongside long-time friend Kaitlan Leaney at Sky Stadium. Australia have named...

WXV 1: France forced into reshuffle

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

France were the final team in WXV 1 to name their 30-player squad for the first edition of the tournament, which will get underway in Wellington on 20 October. Co-coaches Gaëlle Mignot and David...

WXV 1: Squads confirmed as excitement builds

6 months ago

France have become the final team in WXV 1 to name their 30-player squad for the first edition of the tournament, which will get underway in Wellington on 20 October. England, Canada and Wales all confirmed...

Preview: Wallaroos vs Black Ferns

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand's World Cup-winning Black Ferns set out on a new phase when playing Australia's Wallaroos in Thursday's first game of the Pacific Four Series in Brisbane.   Match Details: New Zealand...

Wallaroos name side for Rugby World Cup Quarter Final against England

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallaroos head coach Jay Tregonning has named his side for the Rugby World Cup Quarter Final against England this Sunday at Waitakere Stadium in Auckland.   Tregonning has called-up...

Wallaroos side named for final pool match at RWC as Naden set to debut

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallaroos head coach Jay Tregonning has named his side for Australia’s final Rugby World Cup pool match against Wales, this Saturday in Whangarei.   Hooker Tania Naden has been called up to...

All the lineups for the opening weekend of the 2021 Rugby World Cup

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The teams for the opening weekend of the 2021 Rugby World Cup in New Zealand.   TEAM NEWS HEADLINES   South Africa v France   Zenay Jordaan will become South Africa’s...