Millennium Trophy

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Millennium Trophy
Sport Rugby union
Instituted 1988
Number of teams 2
Country  England
 Ireland
Holders  Ireland (12th title)
Most titles  England (18 titles)

The Millennium Trophy (Irish: Corn na Mílaoise) is a rugby union award contested annually by England and Ireland as part of the Six Nations Championship. It was initiated in 1988 as part of Dublin's millennial celebrations. The trophy has the shape of a horned Viking helmet, and was donated by Digital. As of 2017, England have won it 18 times, and Ireland 12 times. Ireland are the current holders.

Overview[edit]

Details Matches England
win
Ireland
win
Draw England
points
Ireland
points
In England 14 10 4 0 381 189
In Ireland 16 8 8 0 273 217
Overall 30 18 12 0 663 419

Results[edit]

No. Date Venue Score Winner Competition Match report
30 18 March 2017 Aviva Stadium, Dublin 13 – 9  Ireland 2017 Six Nations Championship BBC
29 27 February 2016 Twickenham, London 21 – 10  England 2016 Six Nations Championship BBC
28 1 March 2015 Aviva Stadium, Dublin 19 – 9  Ireland 2015 Six Nations Championship BBC
27 22 February 2014 Twickenham, London 13 – 10  England 2014 Six Nations Championship BBC
26 10 February 2013 Aviva Stadium, Dublin 6 – 12  England 2013 Six Nations Championship BBC
25 17 March 2012 Twickenham, London 30 – 9  England 2012 Six Nations Championship BBC
24 19 March 2011 Aviva Stadium, Dublin 24 – 8  Ireland 2011 Six Nations Championship BBC
23 27 February 2010 Twickenham, London 16 – 20  Ireland 2010 Six Nations Championship BBC
22 28 February 2009 Croke Park, Dublin 14 – 13  Ireland 2009 Six Nations Championship BBC
21 15 March 2008 Twickenham, London 33 – 10  England 2008 Six Nations Championship BBC
20 24 February 2007 Croke Park, Dublin 43 – 13  Ireland 2007 Six Nations Championship BBC
19 18 March 2006 Twickenham, London 24 – 28  Ireland 2006 Six Nations Championship BBC
18 27 February 2005 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 19 – 13  Ireland 2005 Six Nations Championship BBC
17 6 March 2004 Twickenham, London 13 – 19  Ireland 2004 Six Nations Championship BBC
16 30 March 2003 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 6 – 42  England 2003 Six Nations Championship BBC, TG
15 16 February 2002 Twickenham, London 45 – 11  England 2002 Six Nations Championship BBC, TG
14 20 October 2001 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 20 – 14  Ireland 2001 Six Nations Championship BBC
13 5 February 2000 Twickenham, London 50 – 18  England 2000 Six Nations Championship BBC
12 6 March 1999 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 15 – 27  England 1999 Five Nations Championship BBC
11 4 April 1998 Twickenham, London 35 – 17  England 1998 Five Nations Championship NYT
10 15 February 1997 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 6 – 46  England 1997 Five Nations Championship
9 16 March 1996 Twickenham, London 28 – 15  England 1996 Five Nations Championship
8 21 January 1995 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 8 – 20  England 1995 Five Nations Championship
7 19 February 1994 Twickenham, London 12 – 13  Ireland 1994 Five Nations Championship
6 20 March 1993 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 17 – 3  Ireland 1993 Five Nations Championship IT
5 1 February 1992 Twickenham, London 38 – 9  England 1992 Five Nations Championship
4 2 March 1991 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 7 – 16  England 1991 Five Nations Championship
3 20 January 1990 Twickenham, London 23 – 0  England 1990 Five Nations Championship
2 18 February 1989 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 3 – 16  England 1989 Five Nations Championship
1 23 April 1988[n 1] Lansdowne Road, Dublin 10 – 21  England
  1. ^ This was the only Millennium Trophy match not to be part of the Five/Six Nations Championship.

Records[edit]

Team Wins Years
 England 18 1988–92, 1995–2000, 2002–03, 2008, 2012–14, 2016
 Ireland 12 1993–94, 2001, 2004–07, 2009–11, 2015, 2017
  • Longest winning streak: 6 – England, 1995–2000
  • Biggest winning margin: 40 points, 1997: Ireland 6–46 England
  • Smallest winning margin: 1 point, 1994: England 12–13 Ireland; and 2009: Ireland 14–13 England
  • Highest aggregate: 68 points, 2000: England 50–18 Ireland
  • Lowest aggregate: 18 points, 2013: Ireland 6–12 England