17 May, 13:32
A selection of players from the Daughters of Charity in Munster recently took part in a challenge match at Garryowen Rugby Club.
Ireland will face opposition from Italy, Switzerland and Netherlands in Pool C in Moscow and following that have been drawn against Pool D for the Cup/Bowl/Plate Section.
The side which is managed by former Munster Rugby Women’s Development Officer and Munster Representative, Gemma Crowley, are looking for a top five finish this weekend in order to advance to the World Championships in 2013.
There will be regular updates throughout the weekend on https://twitter.com/irfurugby
IRELAND WOMEN'S SEVENS Squad (FIRA-AER Women's World Cup Sevens Qualifying Tournament, Moscow, Russia, June 30-July 1):
Alison Miller (Portlaoise/Connacht)
Amy Davis (Blackrock/Leinster)
Ashleigh Baxter (Belfast Harlequins/Ulster)
Ashling Hutchings (UL Bohemians/Munster)
Claire Keohane (UL Bohemians/Munster)
Claire Molloy (Bristol/Connacht) (capt)
Jeannette Feighery (UL Bohemians/Munster)
Jennifer Murphy (Richmond/Exiles)
Joy Neville (UL Bohemians/Munster)
Lynne Cantwell (Richmond/Exiles)
Niamh Kavanagh (UL Bohemians/Munster)
Sophie Spence (Sharks/ Exiles)
Saturday, June 30
11.06am - Italy v Ireland
1.50pm - Netherlands v Ireland
4.34pm - Switzerland v Ireland