1938 Home Nations Championship

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1938 Home Nations Championship
Date 15 January 1938 - 19 March 1938
Countries  England
 Ireland
 Scotland
 Wales
Tournament statistics
Champions  Scotland (12th title)
Triple Crown  Scotland (8th title)
Calcutta Cup  Scotland
Matches played 6
1937 (Previous) (Next) 1939

The 1938 Home Nations Championship was the thirty-fourth series of the rugby union Home Nations Championship. Including the previous incarnations as the Five Nations, and prior to that, the Home Nations, this was the fifty-first series of the northern hemisphere rugby union championship. Six matches were played between 15 January and 19 March. It was contested by England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

Table[edit]

Position Nation Games Points Table
points
Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Difference
1  Scotland 3 3 0 0 52 36 +19 6
2  Wales 3 2 0 1 31 21 +10 4
3  England 3 1 0 2 60 11 −11 2
4  Ireland 3 0 0 3 43 70 −37 0

Results[edit]

1938-01-15
Wales  14–8  England
1938-02-05
Scotland  8–6  Wales
1938-02-12
Ireland  14–36  England
1938-02-26
Scotland  23–14  Ireland
1938-03-12
Wales  11–5  Ireland
1938-03-19
England  16–21  Scotland

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Preceded by
1937 Home Nations
Home Nations Championship
1938
Succeeded by
1939 Home Nations