1936 Home Nations Championship

The 1936 Home Nations Championship was the thirty-second series of the rugby union Home Nations Championship. Including the previous incarnations as the Five Nations, and prior to that, the Home Nations, this was the forty-ninth series of the northern hemisphere rugby union championship. Six matches were played between 18 January and 21 March. It was contested by England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

1936 Home Nations Championship
Date18 January - 21 March 1936
Countries England
 Ireland
 Scotland
 Wales
Tournament statistics
Champions Wales (10th title)
Calcutta Cup England
Matches played6
1935 (Previous) (Next) 1937

TableEdit

Position Nation Games Points Table
points
Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Difference
1   Wales 3 2 1 0 16 3 +13 5
2   Ireland 3 2 0 1 16 10 +6 4
3   England 3 1 1 1 12 14 −2 3
4   Scotland 3 0 0 3 15 32 −17 0

ResultsEdit

1936-01-18
Wales   0–0   England
1936-02-01
Scotland   3–13   Wales
1936-02-08
Ireland   6–3   England
1936-02-22
Scotland   4–10   Ireland
1936-03-14
Wales   3–0   Ireland
1936-03-21
England   9–8   Scotland

External linksEdit

  • "6 Nations History". rugbyfootballhistory.com. Retrieved 2008-03-08.