Exeter Chiefs Women : Premiership Women's Rugby : Women's Rugby Data
Name
Clara Nielson
Nationality
engEngland
Position
Hooker
INT'L XV CAPS
5
HEIGHT
1.64m
WEIGHT
73KG
TWITTER
@clara_nielson
Current Team
Barbarians Women, England Women, Chiefs
Past Teams
Bears
Leagues
Allianz Cup 3rd Place Play Off, Allianz Cup Pool A, Allianz Cup Pool B, Allianz Cup Semi Finals, Premier 15s, Women's Premiership, Women's Premiership Grand Final, Women's Premiership Semi-Finals
Seasons
2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19, 2019-20, 2020-21, 2021-22, 2022-23, 2023-24
Age
31

Hooker Clara Nielson has returned to the South West, having previously been captain at rivals Bristol Bears, where she had played for nine seasons.

Nielson began her rugby journey at Tavistock RFC. From there, she moved to Exeter to study marine biology, alongside representing the university and Bristol.

She was also part of the highly successful university side that won BUCS Gold under the guidance of now Worcester Warriors head coach Jo Yapp.

Nielson first represented England against the Barbarians in 2019, going on to win a full international cap later that year against the USA.

Nielson also has had the honour of playing for and against the Barbarians, having been named as part of the side that played against Wales.

Nielson made her debut for Ireland in 2023 and currently has 5 caps to her name.

Allianz Cup 3rd Place Play Off

SeasonTeamTRYCONPENDGPTSKICKED PTSTACKLESCARRIESPASSESMETRESYCRC
Total-

Allianz Cup Pool A

SeasonTeamTRYCONPENDGPTSKICKED PTSTACKLESCARRIESPASSESMETRESYCRC
Total-

Allianz Cup Pool B

SeasonTeamTRYCONPENDGPTSKICKED PTSTACKLESCARRIESPASSESMETRESYCRC
Total-

Allianz Cup Semi Finals

SeasonTeamTRYCONPENDGPTSKICKED PTSTACKLESCARRIESPASSESMETRESYCRC
Total-

Premier 15s

SeasonTeamTRYCONPENDGPTSKICKED PTSTACKLESCARRIESPASSESMETRESYCRC
2017-18Bears7000350000000
2018-19Bears6000300000000
2019-20Bears4000200000000
2020-21Bears2000100000000
2021-22Chiefs100050000000
2022-23Chiefs4000200000000
2023-24Chiefs000000000000
Total-240001200000000

Women's Premiership

SeasonTeamTRYCONPENDGPTSKICKED PTSTACKLESCARRIESPASSESMETRESYCRC
2016-17Bears100050000000
Total-100050000000

Women's Premiership Grand Final

SeasonTeamTRYCONPENDGPTSKICKED PTSTACKLESCARRIESPASSESMETRESYCRC
2016-17Bears000000000000
Total-000000000000

Women's Premiership Semi-Finals

SeasonTeamTRYCONPENDGPTSKICKED PTSTACKLESCARRIESPASSESMETRESYCRC
2016-17Bears100050000000
Total-100050000000

Career Total

SeasonTRYCONPENDGPTSKICKED PTSTACKLESCARRIESPASSESMETRESYCRC
2016-17100050000000
2017-187000350000000
2018-196000300000000
2019-204000200000000
2020-212000100000000
2021-22100050000000
2022-234000200000000
2023-24000000000000
Total250001250000000

Results

61 - 0
Premier 15s
Sandy Park

Exeter Chiefs Women v DMP Durham Sharks

62 - 18
Premier 15s
Sandy Park

Exeter Chiefs Women v University of Worcester Warriors Women

0 - 95
Premier 15s
The Northern Echo Arena

DMP Durham Sharks v Exeter Chiefs Women

15 - 15
Premier 15s
Twyford Avenue Sports Ground

Wasps Women v Exeter Chiefs Women

Streaming Link: https://www.premier15s.com/news/article/live--12th-round-of-allianz-premier-15s
17 - 34
Premier 15s
Shaftsbury Park

Bristol Bears Women v DMP Durham Sharks

18 - 40
Premier 15s

Sale Sharks Women v Bristol Bears Women

10 - 64
Premier 15s
Shaftsbury Park

Bristol Bears Women v Wasps Ladies

48 - 0
Premier 15s
Shaftsbury Park

Bristol Bears Women - Firwood Waterloo Ladies

24 - 53
Premier 15s
Shaftsbury Park

Bristol Bears Women - Gloucester-Hartpury Women

15 - 29
Cardiff Arms Park

Wales Women v Barbarians Women

Attendance: 12,643
22 - 35
Premier 15s
Shaftsbury Park

Bristol Bears Women - Saracens Women

40 - 14
Twickenham Stadium

England Women v Barbarians Women

25 - 17
Premier 15s
Twyford Avenue Sports Ground

Wasps Ladies - Bristol Bears Women

24 - 5
Premier 15s
Shaftsbury Park

Bristol Bears Women - Richmond Women

34 - 5
Premier 15s
Shaftsbury Park

Bristol Bears Women - Worcester Valkyries

18 - 14
Premier 15s
Shaftsbury Park

Bristol Bears Women - Loughborough Lightning

41 - 14
Premier 15s
Shaftsbury Park

Bristol Bears Women - DMP Sharks

43 - 5
Premier 15s
Ashton Gate

Bristol Bears Women - Gloucester-Hartpury Women

26 - 26
Premier 15s
The Stoop

Harlequins Ladies - Bristol Bears Women

19 - 29
Premier 15s
Dings Crusaders RFC

Bristol Ladies - Saracens Women

13 - 12
Premier 15s
Cleve RFC

Bristol Ladies - Harlequins Ladies

34 - 17
Premier 15s
Alpas Arena

Gloucester-Hartpury Women - Bristol Ladies

89 - 0
Premier 15s
Portway Rugby Development Centre

Bristol Ladies vs Worcester Valkyries

5 - 32
Premier 15s
Richmond Athletic Ground

Richmond Women vs Bristol Ladies

8 - 12
Premier 15s
Portway Rugby Development Centre

Bristol Ladies vs Loughborough Lightning

29 - 12
Premier 15s
StoneX Stadium

Saracens Women vs Bristol Ladies

5 - 17
Premier 15s
Portway Rugby Development Centre

Bristol Ladies vs Wasps Ladies

49 - 12
Premier 15s
The Stoop

Harlequins Ladies vs Bristol Ladies

28 - 20
Premier 15s
Ashton Gate

Bristol Ladies vs Gloucester-Hartpury Women

10 - 62
Premier 15s
Sixways Stadium

Worcester Valkyries vs Bristol Ladies

24 - 31
Premier 15s
Cleve RFC

Bristol Ladies vs Richmond Women

43 - 10
Women's Premiership Semi-Finals
Cleve RFC

Women's Premiership Play off 1st v 4th

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