1911 Five Nations Championship

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1911 Five Nations Championship
Date 2 January 1911 - 25 March 1911
Countries  England
 France
 Ireland
 Scotland
 Wales
Tournament statistics
Champions  Wales (7th title)
Grand Slam  Wales (3rd title)
Triple Crown  Wales (7th title)
Calcutta Cup  England
Matches played 10
1910 (Previous) (Next) 1912

The 1911 Five Nations Championship was the second series of the rugby union Five Nations Championship following the inclusion of France into the Home Nations Championship. Including the previous Home Nations Championships, this was the twenty-ninth series of the annual northern hemisphere rugby union championship. Ten matches were played between January 2 and March 25. It was contested by England, France, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

Wales won the championship for the seventh time outright. In beating the other four countries they completed the Grand Slam for the third time in four seasons and the Triple Crown for a seventh time.

Table[edit]

Position Nation Games Points Table
points
Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Difference
1  Wales 4 4 0 0 78 21 +57 8
2  Ireland 4 3 0 1 44 31 +13 6
3  England 4 2 0 2 61 26 +35 4
4  France 4 1 0 3 21 92 −71 2
5  Scotland 4 0 0 4 43 77 −34 0

Results[edit]

1911-01-02
France  16–15  Scotland
1911-01-21
Wales  15–11  England
1911-01-28
England  37–0  France
1911-02-04
Scotland  10–32  Wales
1911-02-11
Ireland  3–0  England
1911-02-25
Scotland  10–16  Ireland
1911-02-28
France  0–15  Wales
1911-03-11
Wales  16–0  Ireland
1911-03-18
England  13–8  Scotland
1911-03-25
Ireland  25–5  France

External links[edit]

Preceded by
1910 Five Nations
Home Nations Championship
1911
Succeeded by
1912 Five Nations