1946–47 European Rugby League Championship

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1946–47 (1946–47) European Championship  ()
Number of teams 3
Winner  England (3rd title)
Matches played 6

The 1946-47 European Championship saw a change of format, where each nation played each other twice, instead of once, both at a home and away venue. This was the sixth competition and was won by England.[1]

Results[edit]

12 October
England  10-13  Wales
16 November
Wales  5-19  England
8 December
France  0-3  England
18 January
France  14–5  Wales
12 April
Wales  17–15  France
17 May
England  5–2  France

Final standings[edit]

Team Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff Points
 England 4 3 0 1 37 20 +17 6
 Wales 4 2 0 2 40 58 −18 4
 France 4 1 0 3 31 30 +1 2

References[edit]

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