Results | Sapphire Series 18/19 Division One Finals

The Division One finals saw the top four teams in the country head to Keele to see if anyone could finally dethrone the Lions from their spot atop the women’s game…

It wasn’t to be, however, as despite valiant performances from the Northern sides, the South continued to dominate on Saturday, seeing the London Warriors and Birmingham Lions meet in the final – the fourth meeting between the two times this Sapphire Series!

Though they traded blows through the first half, once again the Lions grit and experience won through – hoisting their sixth straight Women’s Contact National Title!


Sapphire Semi Finals
SF A: Leeds Chargers 20-48 London Warriors (FT)
SF B: Birmingham Lions 40-2 Edinburgh Wolves (FT)

Sapphire National Championship
London Warriors 12-26 Birmingham Lions (FT)

3rd Place playoff:
Leeds Chargers 44-6 Edinburgh Wolves (FT)




Nick 'Willy Tee' Wilson-Town hails from the South West where he's spent the last decade bouncing around various teams at the university and senior level. He came to fame on the now departed unofficial forum thanks to his regularly irreverent Uniball predictions and general 'BUAFL wafflage'. Follow him on twitter @WillyTee1