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Maggie Alphonsi England Openside Flanker


About Maggie Alphonsi

A fearless and athletic openside flanker, Maggie has represented England on 65 occasions, at two World Cups and was an integral part of the England side which won a record seven successive Six Nations Championships (Six Grand Slams).

‘Maggie the Machine’ was awarded an MBE by the Queen in 2012 for her services to Rugby, an indicator of the dedication that Maggie Alphonsi has for rugby.


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Maggie Alphonsi's latest articles

Maggie Alphonsi on the Six Nations

The Rugby Site’s newest recruit, Maggie Alphonsi, talks retuning from injury, The Six Nations, The World Cup and the emerging talent in the women’s game.

Maggie Alphonsi on her World Cup win and retirement

Maggie Alphonsi, The Rugby Site contributor, talks to us about winning the World Cup, the drive that got her and the team there, and her thoughts on retirement.