Sarah Hunter England Women's captain Sarah Hunter was brought up in the North-East and has gone on to win 123 caps for England in a distinguished career. She was awarded the MBE in 2016 for her services to rugby and led England to the 2017 Rugby World Cup final. Domestically, the No 8 has played for Lichfield, Bristol and since 2017, Loughborough Lightning.
Coping with a crisis
The England captain has had a year of injury hell - but she refuses to abandon her dream.