1958 Five Nations Championship

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1958 Five Nations Championship
Date 11 January 1958 - 19 April 1958
Countries  England
 Ireland
 France
 Scotland
 Wales
Tournament statistics
Champions  England (16th title)
Matches played 10
1957 (Previous) (Next) 1959

The 1958 Five Nations Championship was the twenty-ninth series of the rugby union Five Nations Championship. Including the previous incarnations as the Home Nations and Five Nations, this was the sixty-fourth series of the northern hemisphere rugby union championship. Ten matches were played between January 11 and April 19. 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 2 2 0 26 6 +20 6
2  Wales 4 2 1 1 26 28 −2 5
3  France 4 2 0 2 36 37 −1 4
4  Scotland 4 1 1 2 23 32 −9 3
5  Ireland 4 1 0 3 24 32 −8 2

Results[edit]

1958-01-11
Scotland  11–9  France
1958-01-18
England  3–3  Wales
1958-02-01
Wales  8–3  Scotland
1958-02-08
England  6–0  Ireland
1958-03-01
France  0–14  England
1958-03-01
Ireland  12–6  Scotland
1958-03-15
Ireland  6–9  Wales
1958-03-15
Scotland  3–3  England
1958-03-29
Wales  6–16  France
1958-04-19
France  11–6  Ireland

External links[edit]

Preceded by
1957 Five Nations
Five Nations Championship
1958
Succeeded by
1959 Five Nations