Fixtures for Wigan Warriors Women’s team inaugural season announced
Seven teams to compete in new Women’s Super League
- Wigan to host Featherstone Rovers at Fairhurst Accountants Community Stadium in first ever game
The fixtures for the Wigan Warriors Women’s team inaugural season have been confirmed.
The Warriors are joined by Bradford Bulls Women, Featherstone Rovers Ladies, Castleford Tigers Women and York City Knights Ladies, St Helens Ladies, formerly known as Thatto Heath Ladies, and the newly formed Leeds Rhinos Women team.
The Warriors will play at the Fairhurst Accountants Community Stadium, Orrell and will host Featherstone Rovers in their first game on Sunday 15th April, 2pm kick-off.
Each team will play each other twice over 14 rounds of the regular season which will begin on April 8 and end on September 30.
The top four teams at this point will then enter into semi-final play-offs, with first place playing fourth and second playing third, before the Women’s Super League Grand Final on Saturday, October 13 at the Manchester Regional Arena, Etihad Campus.
As seven clubs are involved in the competition, each team will have two bye weeks during the season.
All venues and kick-off times are to be confirmed.
The 2018 Wigan Warriors Women’s fixtures are as follows.
|Date||Home Team||Away Team|
|Sunday 15/04/2018||Wigan Warriors Women||v||Featherstone Rovers Ladies|
|Sunday 29/04/2018||Wigan Warriors Women||v||Leeds Rhinos Women|
|Sunday 06/05/2018||Castleford Tigers Women||v||Wigan Warriors Women|
|Sunday 13/05/2018||Wigan Warriors Women||v||St Helens Women|
|Sunday 10/06/2018||Wigan Warriors Women||v||York City Knights Ladies|
|Sunday 17/06/2018||Bradford Bulls Women||v||Wigan Warriors Women|
|Sunday 24/06/2018||Featherstone Rovers Ladies||v||Wigan Warriors Women|
|Sunday 12/08/2018||Leeds Rhinos Women||v||Wigan Warriors Women|
|Sunday 19/08/2018||St Helens Women||v||Wigan Warriors Women|
|Sunday 09/09/2018||Wigan Warriors Women||v||Castleford Tigers Women|
|Sunday 16/09/2018||York City Knights Ladies||v||Wigan Warriors Women|
|Sunday 30/09/2018||Wigan Warriors Women||v||Bradford Bulls Women|
Fixtures are subject to change