1963 Five Nations Championship

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1963 Five Nations Championship
Date 12 January 1963 - 23 March 1963
Countries  England
 Ireland
 France
 Scotland
 Wales
Tournament statistics
Champions  England (17th title)
Calcutta Cup  England
Matches played 10
1962 (Previous) (Next) 1964

The 1963 Five Nations Championship was the thirty-fourth series of the rugby union Five Nations Championship. Including the previous incarnations as the Home Nations and Five Nations, this was the sixty-ninth series of the northern hemisphere rugby union championship. Ten matches were played between 12 January and 23 March. 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 1 0 29 19 +10 7
2  France 4 2 0 2 40 25 +15 4
2  Scotland 4 2 0 2 22 22 0 4
4  Ireland 4 1 1 2 19 33 −14 3
5  Wales 4 1 0 3 21 32 −11 2

Results[edit]

1963-01-12
France  6–11  Scotland
1963-01-19
Wales  6–13  England
1963-01-26
Ireland  5–24  France
1963-02-02
Scotland  0–6  Wales
1963-02-09
Ireland  0–0  England
1963-02-23
England  6–5  France
1963-02-23
Scotland  3–0  Ireland
1963-03-09
Wales  6–14  Ireland
1963-03-16
England  10–8  Scotland
1963-03-23
France  5–3  Wales

External links[edit]

Preceded by
1962 Five Nations
Five Nations Championship
1963
Succeeded by
1964 Five Nations