Who won the Rugby Grand Slam 2016?

Who won the Rugby Grand Slam 2016?

On 19 March, they earned the Grand Slam for the 13th time, their first since 2003….

2016 Six Nations Championship
Countries England France Ireland Italy Scotland Wales
Tournament statistics
Champions England (27th title)
Grand Slam England (13th title)

Did Ireland beat Scotland in the Six Nations?

Six Nations: Ireland 26-5 Scotland – Irish clinch Triple Crown before title hopes ended by France. Ireland’s pack starred as they beat Scotland to clinch their first Triple Crown in four years but their Six Nations title hopes were later dashed when France defeated England.

What year did Scotland last beat Ireland in the Six Nations?


Record Ireland Scotland
Home 44 (19 February 2000) 38 (1 March 1997)
Away 40 (21 March 2015) 32 (3 March 1984)
Largest winning margin
Home 22 (2 February 2014) 28 (1 March 1997)

Has Scotland ever beaten Ireland in rugby?

Ireland camped out on Scotland’s try-line for the final few minutes but Scotland’s defence held firm, with the result confirmed when Marshall knocked-on….Official match stats.

Scotland Ireland
23% Territory 77%
5 (2) Scrums won (lost) 5 (2)
11 (1) Line-outs won (lost) 13 (4)
16 Pens conceded 13

When did Ireland win the Grand Slam?

Table of Grand Slam winners

Nation Grand Slams Grand Slam winning seasons
France 10 1968, 1977, 1981, 1987, 1997, 1998, 2002, 2004, 2010, 2022
Ireland 3 1948, 2009, 2018
Scotland 3 1925, 1984, 1990
Italy 0

Who has won the 6 Nations the most?

England and Wales have won the championship the most times, both with 39 titles, but England have won the most outright titles with 29….Six Nations Championship.

Current season or competition: 2022 Six Nations Championship
The Guinness Six Nations logo
Holders France (2022)
Most titles England and Wales (39 titles)
Website sixnationsrugby.com

Who won the rugby match between Ireland and Scotland today?

They did all they could. Apart from winning in Paris, of course. But Ireland finished their Six Nations deliriously brandishing the triple crown in front of their euphoric faithful, as well as a fifth bonus point of five.

Where are Ireland and Scotland?

The main difference between Scotland and Ireland is that the Scotland is situated in the northern part of Great Britain island while Ireland is situated as a separate island west to the island of Great Britain and also refers to the sovereign state of the Republic of Ireland.

Who has the most caps for Leinster?

Devin Toner
Leinster Rugby

Most caps Devin Toner (276)
Top scorer Jonathan Sexton (1,549)
Most tries Shane Horgan (69)
League(s) United Rugby Championship
Official website

Who has won the 6 Nations the most times?

Who has won the most Six Nations titles?

  • England, 7 Titles (2000, 2001, 2003, 2011, 2016, 2017, 2020).
  • Wales, 6 Titles (2005, 2008, 2012, 2013, 2019, 2021).
  • France, 5 Titles (2002, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2010).
  • Ireland, 4 Titles (2009, 2014, 2015, 2018).
  • Scotland, 0 Titles.
  • Italy, 0 Titles.

How many times have Ireland and Scotland played each other?

Ireland and Scotland have played each other at rugby union in 138 matches, with Ireland winning 67 times, Scotland winning 66 times and five matches drawn. Since 1989, the teams have competed for the Centenary Quaich during the Six Nations Championship . Note: Date shown in brackets indicates when the record was or last set.

Why was the 1885 Scotland v England match abandoned?

^1 The match was abandoned after 20 minutes due to bad weather, with the scores level on goals and Scotland ahead on tries. The game was then replayed on 7 March 1885 in Scotland.

Is Ireland’s Triple Crown challenge still alive?

Alastair Eykyn: “Ireland’s title challenge is still alive. They know that if they take care of business in Dublin, they will have won the Triple Crown-and then it’s in England’s hands to do them a favour in Paris.