1912 Five Nations Championship

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1912 Five Nations Championship
Date 1 January 1912 - 8 April 1912
Countries  England
 France
 Ireland
 Scotland
 Wales
Tournament statistics
Champions  England and  Ireland
Calcutta Cup  Scotland
Matches played 10
1911 (Previous) (Next) 1913

The 1912 Five Nations Championship was the third 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 thirtieth series of the annual northern hemisphere rugby union championship. Ten matches were played between January 1 and April 8. It was contested by England, France, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

Table[edit]

Position Nation Games Points Table
points
Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Difference
1  England 4 3 0 1 44 16 +28 6
1  Ireland 4 3 0 1 33 34 −1 6
3  Scotland 4 2 0 2 53 37 +16 4
3  Wales 4 2 0 2 40 34 +6 3
5  France 4 0 0 4 25 74 −69 0

Results[edit]

1912-01-01
France  6–11  Ireland
1912-01-20
Scotland  31–3  France
1912-01-20
England  8–0  Wales
1912-02-03
Wales  21–6  Scotland
1912-02-10
England  15–0  Ireland
1912-02-24
Ireland  10–8  Scotland
1912-03-09
Ireland  12–5  Wales
1912-03-16
Scotland  8–3  England
1912-03-25
Wales  14–8  France
1912-04-08
France  8–18  England

External links[edit]

Preceded by
1911 Five Nations
Home Nations Championship
1912
Succeeded by
1913 Five Nations