Double-Headers confirmed!

Published: 17 August, 2021 - 3:31 pm

We are delighted to confirm that, with the finalisation of the Betfred Women’s Super League Play-Off fixtures for the York City Knights Ladies’ team, that their two home matches will take place as part of double-headers with our Mens’ team at the LNER Community Stadium.

After the Ladies kick off their Play-Off campaign this weekend against St Helens at the Totally Wicked Stadium, Lindsay Anfield’s team will take to the LNER Community Stadium pitch on Sunday 29th August against Castleford Tigers Women (5pm kick off) in a repeat of this year’s Betfred Women’s Challenge Cup Semi-Final, following our Mens’ match against Bradford Bulls.

Then, on Sunday 19th September, James Ford’s team wrap up their Betfred Championship regular season fixtures against London Broncos and the Knights Ladies will that afternoon open up proceedings, kicking off at 12:15pm against Leeds Rhinos.

On playing at the LNER Community Stadium, York City Knights Ladies’ Director of Rugby Lindsay Anfield said: “Being able to play at the stadium, in from of the fantastic Knights fans is what we have been waiting for all season.

“The girls are hugely looking forward to walking out there and we are aiming to play some entertaining rugby for a home crowd.”

Ticket details for the double headers on Sundays 29th August and 19th September will be confirmed in due course.