1951–52 European Rugby League Championship

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
1951–52 (1951–52) European Championship  ()
Number of teams 4
Winner  France (4th title)
Matches played 6

The 1951–52 European Rugby League Championship was played from September 1951 to April 1952 and featured six games in which the Wales, France, Other Nationalities and England rugby league teams each played each other once. This was the twelfth competition and was won for the fourth time by France [1][2]

Results[edit]

19 September
England  35–11  Wales
3 November
Other nationalities   17–14  France
25 November
France  42–13  England
1 December
Other nationalities   22–11  Wales
6 April
France  20–12  Wales
23 April
England  31–18   Other nationalities

Final standings[edit]

Team Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff Points
 France 3 2 0 1 76 42 +34 4
 England 3 2 0 1 79 71 +8 4
  Other nationalities 3 2 0 1 57 56 +1 4
 Wales 3 0 0 3 34 77 −43 0
  • France win the tournament on point differential.

References[edit]

  1. ^ European Championship 1951-52 at rugbyleagueproject.org
  2. ^ Raymond Fletcher; David Howes (1995). Rothmans Rugby League Yearbook 1995-1996. London: Headline Book Publishing. p. 424. ISBN 0-7472-7817-2.