Women's Churchill Cup 2004
The fifth tournamanet, and the second women's "Churchill Cup" was the first tournament to be played across two venues - Calgary and Edmonton. Four countries took part again - New Zealand joining England, USA, and Canada.
For the first time the group stages were dropped and the tournament became a straight knock-out with semi-finals at the Calgary Rugby Park and the finals at Commonwealth Stadium, Edmonton.
|Women's Churchill Cup 2004|
|2004-06-08 - 2004-06-19|
|No. of nations||4|
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