Former Ireland Women’s captain and Grand Slam winner Joy Neville will referee the Women’s Rugby World Cup final at Kingspan Stadium on Saturday (kick-off 7.45pm). We spoke to her on the eve of the England v New Zealand match about her rugby career and and her journey to the big day.
Speaking about her WRWC 2017 final appointment, Limerick woman Joy Neville said: “I think I need to pinch myself every now and again. It is a massive honour and I’m just really looking forward to it.”
For more on the 2017 Women’s Rugby World Cup, visit the tournament website – www.rwcwomens.com.
Buy your match tickets now for the #WRWC2017 finals day at Kingspan Stadium – Ireland v Wales, France v USA and England v New Zealand – on www.ticketmaster.co.uk/wrwc2017 and www.ticketmaster.ie/wrwc2017.