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Statistics from  the Women's Rugby World Cup 2017 in Ireland. 

  • A total of 1,549 points were scored across the 30 matches, comprising 247 tries, 127 conversions and 20 penalties
     
  • New Zealand retained their 100 per cent record in finals and against England on the World Cup stage with the 41-32 victory
     
  • The Ireland 2017 final featured 11 tries, more than the three previous finals between England and New Zealand put together (10 tries)
     
  • Seven nations have qualified for WRWC 2021 in New Zealand, England, France, USA, Canada, Australia and Wales
     
  • New Zealand scored the most points with 299, Hong Kong the fewest with 27
     
  • The Black Ferns also scored the most tries with 49, Hong Kong the fewest with four
     
  • New Zealand winger Portia Woodman (pictured) was both the top point (65) and try scorer (13)
     
  • There was an average of eight tries per match at WRWC 2017
     
  • There were 63,000 uses of #WRWC2017 in total, while 50,000 new fans joined World Rugby’s social media communities
     
  • There were 45 million views across official tournament platforms, making WRWC 2017 the best-performing World Rugby event of the year and biggest since RWC 2015
     
  • Portia Woodman made the most metres by an individual with 648 with Italy full-back Manuela Furlan next best on 548
     
  • Woodman also topped the charts for most clean breaks (24) and defenders beaten (41)
     
  • Australia scrum-half Katrina Barker made the most passes with 510
     
  • From a team perspective, Canada made the most metres (3,510), passes (1,184), carries (862) and offloads (94), while New Zealand topped the charts for clean breaks (111) and defenders beaten (198)
  • New Zealand had the most yellow cards of any team with six, including two in the final against England. No player received more than one yellow in the tournament
     
  • England kicked the most penalties with four, while Japan were the only team not to successfully kick a penalty
     
  • Australia made more carries across the gain-line with 456 and boasted the top three players in number eight Grace Hamilton and props Liz Patu and Hilisha Samoa
     
  • England and Japan did not receive a single yellow card
     
  • A peak of 2.65 million tuned in to ITV in the UK to watch the final – the largest single audience for a Women’s Rugby World Cup final
     
  • Japan centre Makiko Tomita received the only red card of the tournament, on day one against France
     
  • France had the best tackle rate percentage of the 12 teams at 92.2 per cent
     
  • Only 20 penalties were kicked in the tournament – that’s less than across the first two match days of WRWC 2014 – and 14 of these came in the knockout stages
     
  • A new tournament record of a peak audience of 3.2 million tuned into France 2 for the England v France semi-final