1952 Five Nations Championship

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1952 Five Nations Championship
Date 12 January 1952 - 5 April 1952
Countries  England
 Ireland
 France
 Scotland
 Wales
Tournament statistics
Champions  Wales (12th title)
Grand Slam  Wales (5th title)
Triple Crown  Wales (9th title)
Calcutta Cup  England
Matches played 10
1951 (Previous) (Next) 1953

The 1952 Five Nations Championship was the twenty-third series of the rugby union Five Nations Championship. Including the previous incarnations as the Home Nations and Five Nations, this was the fifty-eighth series of the northern hemisphere rugby union championship. Ten matches were played between 12 January and 5 April. 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  Wales 4 4 0 0 42 14 +28 8
2  England 4 3 0 1 34 14 +20 6
3  Ireland 4 2 0 2 26 33 −7 4
4  France 4 1 0 3 29 37 −8 2
5  Scotland 4 0 0 4 22 55 −33 0

Results[edit]

1952-01-12
Scotland  11–13  France
1952-01-19
England  6–8  Wales
1952-01-26
France  8–11  Ireland
1952-02-02
Wales  11–0  Scotland
1952-02-23
Ireland  12–8  Scotland
1952-03-08
Ireland  3–14  Wales
1952-03-15
Scotland  3–19  England
1952-03-22
Wales  9–5  France
1952-03-29
England  3–0  Ireland
1952-04-05
France  3–6  England

External links[edit]

Preceded by
1951 Five Nations
Five Nations Championship
1952
Succeeded by
1953 Five Nations