1967 Five Nations Championship

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1967 Five Nations Championship
Date 14 January 1967 - 15 April 1967
Countries  England
 Ireland
 France
 Scotland
 Wales
Tournament statistics
Champions  France (4th title)
Calcutta Cup  England
Matches played 10
1966 (Previous) (Next) 1968

The 1967 Five Nations Championship was the thirty-eighth series of the rugby union Five Nations Championship. Including the previous incarnations as the Home Nations and Five Nations, this was the seventy-third series of the northern hemisphere rugby union championship. Ten matches were played between 14 January and 15 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  France 4 3 0 1 55 41 +14 6
2  England 4 2 0 2 68 67 +1 4
2  Ireland 4 2 0 2 17 22 −5 4
2  Scotland 4 2 0 2 37 45 −8 4
5  Wales 4 1 0 3 53 55 −2 2

(Source: rugbyfootballhistory.com:[1])

Results[edit]

1967-01-14
France  8–9  Scotland
1967-02-04
Scotland  11–5  Wales
1967-02-11
Ireland  3–8  England
1967-02-25
England  12–16  France
1967-02-25
Scotland  3–5  Ireland
1967-03-11
Wales  0–3  Ireland
1967-03-18
England  27–14  Scotland
1967-04-01
France  20–14  Wales
1967-04-15
Ireland  6–11  France
1967-04-15
Wales  34–21  England

Source for match results and dates:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "6 Nations History". Year by Year Analysis: 1967. rugbyfootballhistory.com. Retrieved 20 March 2011. 
  2. ^ "Five Nations 1967 / Results". ESPN Scrum. ESPN Emea. Retrieved 12 December 2012. 

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