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1920 Five Nations Championship


1920 Five Nations Championship

1920 Five Nations Championship
Date 1 January 1920 - 3 April 1920
Countries  England
Tournament statistics
Champions  England,  Scotland and  Wales
Calcutta Cup  England
Matches played 10
1914 (Previous) (Next) 1921

The 1920 Five Nations Championship was the sixth series of the rugby union Five Nations Championship following the inclusion of France into the Home Nations Championship, and the first played since the 1914 Games due to World War I. Including the previous Home Nations Championships, this was the thirty-third series of the annual northern hemisphere rugby union championship. Ten matches were played between 1 January and 3 April. It was contested by England, France, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.


Position Nation Games Points Table
Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Difference
1  Wales 4 3 0 1 58 23 +35 6
1  Scotland 4 3 0 1 37 18 +19 6
1  England 4 3 0 1 40 37 +3 6
4  France 4 1 0 3 23 26 −3 2
5  Ireland 4 0 0 4 22 76 −54 0


France  0–5  Scotland
Wales  19–5  England
England  8–3  France
Scotland  9–5  Wales
Ireland  11–14  England
France  5–6  Wales
Scotland  19–0  Ireland
Wales  28–4  Ireland
England  13–4  Scotland
Ireland  7–15  France

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Preceded by
1914 Five Nations
Home Nations Championship
Succeeded by
1921 Five Nations
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